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Helping out: UK operators support Ukrainian people through collecting donations, and fundraiser events

UK pubs offer help to war-torn Ukraine

By Amelie Maurice-Jones

Pubs and bars across the country have acted in support of Ukraine as the country continues to resist a military invasion from Russia.

Guinness: An ideal present for hard-to-please men?

Guinness dreams of a white and black Christmas

By Matthew Moggridge

A £2 million media campaign for Guinness forms the backbone of Diageo’s masterplan to drive festive beer sales and satisfy hard-to-please men in the prezzie department.

At the bar: Revolution outlet in America Square

Inventive reports increased losses

By John Harrington

Inventive Leisure, the Revolution Vodka Bar operator, saw pre-tax losses increase in the year to 30 June 2011 after incurring an £880,000 impairment charge and higher interest payments.

Yacht: will sail to St Petersburg

Brewers sign up for Great Baltic Adventure

By Lesley Foottit

Eleven brewers have brewed their best stouts to take part in a five-week journey to Russia that has not been completed for 200 years. Organiser Tim...

Revolution: continued success

Inventive's 40% profit rise

By The PMA Team

The Revolution vodka bar operator Inventive Leisure has reported a 40% increase in operating profit in its most recent year. The company, with 64...

Russian Standard: 90 trips to Moscow up for grabs

Russian sets standards

By Sonya Hook

Ninety VIP trips to Moscow can be won as part of a £1.2m marketing campaign for Russian Standard. The drink, distributed in the UK by independent...

S&N agrees Carlsberg & Heineken offer

S&N agrees Carlsberg & Heineken offer

Carlsberg and Heineken have reached an agreement to buy Scottish & Newcastle (S&N). The 800p-a-share offer values the company at £7.8bn....

S&N chairman to outline future plans

S&N chairman to outline future plans

Scottish & Newcastle produced a 'robust' set of results for 2006, chairman Sir Brian Stewart will tell today's Annual General Meeting. Sir Brian...

Fosters to launch new citrus lager in pubs

Fosters to launch new citrus lager in pubs

By Iain O'Neil

Scottish & Newcastle has announced plans to launch a new citrus Fosters on the market just days after buying the brand in Europe. The new lager,...

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S&N and Carlsberg look east

By Iain O'Neil

Scottish & Newcastle's will earn almost £40million from its joint venture with Carlsberg - Baltic Beverages Holding. The company announced a 12...

Takeover challenges

Takeover challenges

Not so long ago SABMiller was regarded as the poor relation of the international brewing community. True, it dominated the South African brewing and...