Orchid Pub Company

Cerberus in talks to sell c£400m pub package

Greene King

Cerberus in talks to sell c£400m pub package

By Mark Wingett, MCA

US private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management is understood to be in advanced discussions to sell a portfolio of c170 pubs, which are currently let to Greene King, in deal valued at c£400m.

M&B bought Orchid last month

M&B makes key appointments to oversee Orchid integration

By John Harrington

Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) has made two internal appointments to oversee the absorption of the 173 former Orchid Pub Company sites into its estate, the Publican's Morning Advertiser's sister title M&C Report has learnt.

The Orchid sites not sold to M&B have now been placed in administration

Remaining Orchid sites placed in administration

By Mark Wingett

The remaining 49 Orchid Pub Company sites that were not part of the package acquired by Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) have been officially placed in administration with Ernst & Young.

Knowles Arms: Orchid has taken on the site

Orchid re-opens Enterprise pub

By The PMA Team

Orchid Pub Company, the managed operator of around 300 pubs, has re-opened a pub belonging to a third tenanted pub company. The Knowles Arms, in...

3DTV: has its own zone in Orchid pubs

Orchid launches 3D sport website

By Ewan Turney

Orchid Pub Company has launched a new website to help promote 3D sport at its pubs and raise awareness.

MA200: top speakers lined up

Top speakers lined up for MA200 meet

By The PMA Team

A top line-up of speakers has been unveiled for the November meeting of the MA200 club for managed multiple retailers. The event, on Wednesday, 3...

Orchid has invested in two new Living Room outlets

Orchid adds carvery sites

By The PMA Team

Orchid Pub Company is set to add three more value carvery sites by converting existing sites to boost numbers to 20. The segment, which was...

Living Rooms is one of PBR's prized brands

Orchid deal for Premium imminent

By The PMA Team

Orchid Pub Company is set to acquire Living Room operator Premium Bars and Restaurants within the next 24 hours.


Punch Taverns likely to see pubs revert

By The PMA Team

Punch Taverns is likely to see a number of leased pubs revert in the wake of the administration of Orchid Pub Company. There are 48 pubs currently in...