Category Archives: Pub/Restaurant Business Advice

EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL FEES – STRATEGIC STEPS

EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL FEES – STRATEGIC STEPS The Supreme Court has ruled that Employment Tribunal fees introduced in 2013, which saw a decline in Employment Tribunal applications, are unlawful and that it will take ‘immediate steps’ to stop fees being charged. The introduction of fees went some way to reducing the number of malicious and weak… Read More »

Why you should not buy a Pub Lease. without serious Pub Management experience.

Why you should not buy a Pub Lease. without serious Pub Management experience. Buying Pub Leases:- This is probably the biggest leap into the dark that any sane individual takes when he makes a career move, whether this is caused through boredom with their present job, redundancy or a casual drinker who believes he can… 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 »

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 »

Proposed rates appeals changes unfair and unworkable, say ALMR

 Proposed rates appeals changes unfair and unworkable, say ALMR Proposed changes to business rates revaluation are unfair, unworkable and will potentially cost businesses thousands of pounds, says the ALMR. The ALMR has written to the Department for Business Innovation and Skills opposing new guidelines which would see appeals against ratings falling “within the bounds of… Read More »

MROAS latest update on MRO legislation

MROAS latest update on MRO legislation Members Hot off the press, the minister Anna Soubry has revealed a little more detail today when she answered questions tabled by Greg Mulholland MP, this comes after very sustained pressure from all tenant groups in getting more information from her office, a month has passed with very little… Read More »

A nasty Scam with Credit Card Machines, Barrel-Dregs

A nasty Scam with Credit Card Machines, Barrel-Dregs One of our Members had been with a Credit Card Company for just over two years, at the time they claimed to have the best deal and certainly appeared so. Barclays came in offering a better deal and he agreed to switch, his current company wanted £200… Read More »