Heavitree: restructuring has helped

Heavitree: 29.8% drop in turnover

By Ewan Turney

Devon-based pub company Heavitree has reported a 29.8% drop in turnover for the year to 31 October 2009 following the transfer of its managed pubs to...

Hydes: tough year

Hydes renegotiated debt

By The PMA Team

Manchester brewer and pub retailer Hydes managed to renegotiate its bank borrowing last year after a cash squeeze caused a covenant breach.

Enterprise Inns: set to annnounce changes in its support packages

Enterprise set to unveil new agreements

By Ewan Turney

Enterprise Inns is set to unveil a range of new lease agreements and support packages in the coming weeks as it seeks to attract new tenants and help...

Findlay: creditable performance in challenging conditions

Profits dip at Marston's

By Ewan Turney

Operating profit at brewer and pub operator Marston's fell 5.7% to £147.4m for the year to 3 October, reflecting a weaker performance from its...

Anand: quick and decisive action has helped

Greene King reports 'strong' performance

By The PMA Team

Greene King has reported a "strong performance" with a 2.8% rise in profit before tax to £62.4m for the 24 weeks to 18 October.  Revenue was...

Davison: marketing is key

Top host: watch those margins

By Tony Halstead

Tight financial controls and successful marketing are the key ingredients to running a profitable pub, licensees were told at a trade seminar today....

AWPs: IPC wants delay on tax changes

IPC: delay pub AWP machine tax changes

By John Harrington

The Government should drop plans to tax gaming machines on their gross profit until the pubco machine tie is scrapped. That's according to the...

Oliver: recipe for success

Profits up for Jamie Oliver

By M&C Report

Jamie Oliver Holdings saw its profits soar 82% to nearly £7m last year, but the chef's Jamie's Italian restaurant chain made a loss due to its rapid...