BBPA comments on immigration policy report

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has commented on the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) report into the UK’s future immigration policy. The report, which the BBPA has contributed to, outlines why immigration matters to 18 different sectors of the...

Wimbledon Brewery welcomes new director

Wimbledon Brewery has announced the appointment of Christian Hamilton (pictured) as sales and marketing director. Christian has held various senior roles within the drinks industry, most recently as head of sales and marketing at Aspall Cyder. Previously he worked at...

New pub operating costs guide published

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has published the latest edition of its operating cost guide for tenants and lessees. The data is intended to help those wishing to take on a tenanted or leased pub business to be as well informed as possible about the...
Beer volumes up at Adnams

Beer volumes up at Adnams

Adnams has reported a loss for the first half of 2018, despite an increase in turnover, as it beds in new investments. Adnams’ own beer volumes are up by 4.8% on 2017, and its own spirits are up by 6.3%, the company reports today. Chairman, Jonathan Adnams,...
Stroud Brewery launches bond offer

Stroud Brewery launches bond offer

Award winner: Stroud Brewery founder Greg Pilley   Award-winning organic beer producer, Stroud Brewery, is set to launch a bond offer, hoping to raise £300,000. It’s working with Triodos Bank, a global pioneer in sustainable banking. The funds will be used to...

GMB to strike over Budweiser dismissal

GMB members have confirmed they will take industrial action at the Budweiser brewery after a worker was sacked for raising health and safety concerns. Members at the AB-InBev Brewery, in Salmesbury, Preston, will commence a continuous overtime ban on August 13 as part...