Latest Public house Stories

2008-08-06 06:00:33

By Rob Kasper, The Baltimore Sun Aug. 6--Beer rules. It is the alcoholic beverage we Americans say we drink most often, besting wine, its closest competitor, by double digits. That was my take after reading the 2008 Gallup Poll of consumption habits, released last week.

2008-08-05 09:00:00

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/923758/beer_in_the_united) has announced the addition of the "Beer in the United Kingdom 2008" report to their offering.

2008-07-29 00:00:32

By James Thompson Pub drinkers may be downing less beer than at any time for 70 years, but the drinks business is not feeling as flat as one might expect.

2008-07-29 00:00:21

Beer sales have fallen sharply since last year. Total beer sales are down 4.5 per cent compared with the same quarter last year, while beer sales in pubs are down 10.6 per cent, according to the UK Quarterly Beer Barometer by the British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA).

2008-07-28 18:00:19

By Josie Clarke Beer sales have fallen sharply since last year, according to figures released today.

2008-07-28 03:00:27

Bureaucrats stopped a road being called The Fighting Cocks - as it is too rude. Locals in Tadley, Hampshire, want to name it after a pub but the council said it had "sexual" connotations. (c) 2008 Daily Record; Glasgow (UK). Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2008-07-23 00:00:36

By James Thompson Britain's second-largest pub group warned that profits were under pressure from the consumer downturn, falling beer sales and financial assistance given to licensees, sending its shares plummeting 13 per cent.

2008-07-15 12:00:43

By GERRY BRAIDEN RETAIL giant Tesco has reignited the row on discounted alcohol after revealing plans that could see it selling "Value" brand wine.

2008-07-10 00:00:20

By Britt Combs, The McDowell News, Marion, N.C. Jul. 9--Rumors abound. Topless bars and nightclubs will open all over Marion, some have said. Local authorities have no say as to who gets licensed to sell alcohol, say others. The McDowell News has sought the facts behind the concerns.

2008-07-07 15:00:35

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d6a65e/vietnam_food_and_d) has announced the addition of the "Vietnam Food and Drink Report Q2 2008" report to their offering.

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