Front foot: managed drinks-led community pubs continue to expand

Managed drink-led pubs achieve ‘striking’ 8.7% growth

By Georgina Townshend

Rising business costs and difficult trading conditions have put the brakes on overall pub openings in the UK, but managed drinks-led community pubs and branded pubs have bucked the trend by continuing to expand, according to CGA Peach.

Cash: looking to grow

Peach buys 14th pub and eyes expansion

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Peach Pub Company has bought its 14th site — a pub previously been run by high-profile chef Jean-Christophe Novelli.

Stoddart: co-founded Peach in 2001

Hamish Stoddart: a peach of an idea

By Phil Mellows

Peach managing director Hamish Stoddart tells Phil Mellows about co-founding one of the most influential gastropub operations in the industry.

Almanack: Peach's first city centre venue

Peach opens first city centre pub

By Tony Halstead

Peach has unveiled the latest addition to its pub estate, an £800,000 investment in a new build site the Almanack in Leicester city centre.

Stoddart: good news for Peach

Peach buys two Punch freeholds

By John Harrington

The £2.85m deal comes as multiple operator Peach aims to more than double its estate and change from being food-led to 50% wet.