Newcastle Pub Company

Growing places: Multiples are the lifeblood of the industry

Six steps to becoming a multiple pub operator

By Phil Mellows

So you think you’ll make a good multiple operator? As Scottish & Newcastle Pub Company narrows down the common factors behind what works in its estate, Phil Mellows asks questions about acquiring that difficult second pub

Big interview: Chris Moore, trading director of Scottish & Newcastle Pub Company

Realising the potential of pubs

By Phil Mellows

Whether it’s on the property or the operations side of the industry, Scottish & Newcastle Pub Company trading director Chris Moore has dedicated his career to unlocking the value in pubs. He can also pull a good pint, as he tells Phil Mellows.

The Boadicea: a fantastic business opportunity, according to Marc Della-Riva

Dalla-Riva seals pub deal

By Mark Wingett, M&C Report

Chef Marc Dalla-Riva, who formerly worked under Gary Rhodes at Bibendum and Launceston Place, is making a move into the pub trade by taking a lease on a central London pub.

Less is more: keep signage simple, says S&NPC

S&NPC issues pub signage guidance

By Gurjit Degun

Scottish & Newcastle Pub Company (S&NPC) has stressed the importance of keeping external pub signs simple, after it found that a lot of community pubs have too much information on signage.

Tchenguiz: set up Globe

Blue Star Pub Co pays down £14m

By The PMA Team

Blue Star Pub Company, the 400-strong freehold tenanted pub firm owned by Heineken, has paid down £14m of its original £180m purchase price in the...

S&NPC: new recruitment portal

S&NPC speeds up online recruitment

By Gurjit Degun

Scottish & Newcastle Pub Company has set up a new recruitment website to speed up the process and personalise it to individual applicants.