Category Archives: Takeover Day Checklists

Check List, Takeover Day and Before you buy a Business, (Barrel-Dregs 275)

Check List, Takeover Day and Before you buy a Business, (Barrel-Dregs 275) Now you would think buying a business would have every bit of essential information available to all from the most gullible to the most knowledgeable, either on line or in a hand out from every step in the chain, not on your life. It… Read More »

There is a serious gap in the information market given to newcomers buying a business.

   Takeover Day Checklist, what you need to be aware of and put in place when buying a business There is a serious gap in the information market given to newcomers buying a business, especially in the Pub, Restaurant, Bistro, Small Hotel Industry. Having looked after membership for many years in various parts of the… Read More »

Vagaries of Arbitration and the need for a switched-on Stocktaker and Surveyor (Barrel-dregs 264)

  The Vagaries of Arbitration, and the need for a switched-on Stocktaker and Surveyor acting for you.   Arbitration should be a logical resolution to any dispute, sadly with rental disputes it would appear not, from a recent case.  It is assumed that the Arbitrator is totally knowledgeable on all aspects of the subject in… Read More »

Stocktakers are they an Asset or Liability? Barrel-Dregs (347)

STOCKTAKERS-  When they can be an Asset or sometimes, through their errors, a Liability? Stocktakers are they of  value? I have detected a serious issue relating to the use of professional stocktakers that needs to be aired. While many publicans may baulk at the cost of a regular stocktaking exercise, its value could be to:… Read More »