Category Archives: Propel Business News

How to buy an Inn or Pub

  Pub essential advice on, How to buy an Inn or Pub, Bar or Bistro. The Common Sense Guide to Buying a Pub   “The Common Sense Guide to Buying a Pub” is available to buy as an Ebook through www.smashwords.com and their associated outlets worldwide, priced at $5.99 or UK currency equivalent about £3.78,… Read More »

Punch agrees to £402.7m takeover offer:

Punch agrees to £402.7m takeover offer: Thu 15th Dec 2016 Punch has agreed to a £402.7m takeover offer from private equity firm Patron Capital Advisers LLP and Dutch brewer Heineken. Patron and Emerald Investment Partners revealed rival offers for Punch on Wednesday (14 December), sending shares in the pub company surging by 40%. Punch is the second-largest… Read More »

Shares at Punch climb almost 40% following takeover bids

Shares at Punch climb almost 40% following takeover bids: Shares at Punch have climbed almost 40% after it confirmed it had received two takeover bids. The company’s share price increased 48.5p to 177.00p on Wednesday afternoon (14 December) from the start of trading – up by 37.74%. It confirmed earlier in the day it had… Read More »

ACVs – from an operator’s viewpoint and Business Rates, Friday Opinion

ACVs – from an operator’s viewpoint by Mark Brown “Assets of Community Value (ACVs) are, without any exaggeration, one of the major causes of pub closure” was the reaction of the managing director of a family brewer and pub company, on the effects of the Localism Bill. This is of course the very opposite of… Read More »

Understanding wine consumers by Paul Waller

If you would like to read the latest Industry News and Corporate Activity, please click on the following link     http://www.propelinfonews.com/selecttemp.php, before 9.00 am for yesterdays News, click on the link after 9.00 am for Weekday’s News Understanding wine consumers by Paul Waller Wine remains an incredibly important category for bars, pubs and restaurants… Read More »

Latest Leisure Industry News, Brexit, Rates and others

Latest Leisure Industry News, Brexit, Rates and others Brexit has critical implications for UK’s beverage sector, new Rabobank report states: Brexit will have critical implications for the beverage sector given the UK’s role as both a major importer of wine and a major supplier of scotch, according to a new report by Rabobank. The report… Read More »