Category Archives: Useful Tips and Good Ideas

Is this a Pub Co mistake or how many genuinely know, the Beer Barrel shortage with real ale? (Barrel-Dregs)

Is this a Pub Co mistake or how many genuinely know, the Beer Barrel shortage with real ale? (Barrel-Dregs) Leave a reply The Old Chestnut, how much Real Ale can you sell in a barrel? In pre history, before the advent of the Pub Co’s. the old Family Brewers were in business to sell beer.… Read More »

10 Best Tips for Getting Beverage Selection Right for a business Event.

10 Best Tips for Getting Beverage Selection Right for a business Event. By Benjamin Tolmer |  Business |   | Add Comment Getting beverage selection right for a business event is a Perfection to the last of the details in any corporate event planning is of utmost importance, and that includes beverage selection as well. Getting everything ruined just… Read More »

Petty Highway and Planning Departments (Barrel-Dregs 274)

  Petty Highway and Planning Departments (Barrel-Dregs) I called on a potential member of our other web site, he was not happy. He had taken over an Enterprise Pub doing around £400.00 a week, being a local he knew what was needed in this catchment area. Cleaned the pub up, invested in new furniture and much… Read More »

Technology that improves the customer experience, routes into the family purse, misleading statistics and a reminder of the Christmas fundamentals

Subjects: Technology that improves the customer experience, routes into the family purse, misleading statistics and a reminder of the Christmas fundamentals An interesting range of views by four prominent people in the Industry and well worth reading Authors: Kate Nicholls, Jack MacIntyre, Paul Chase and Stephen Waters Venues that get technology right by Kate Nicholls… Read More »

How to boost Cash Flow and Profitability in difficult times

Protecting a business during difficult economic times requires both obvious and more subtle legal measures. This article looks at some easy steps businesses can take to boost cash-flow and profitability through more effective management of their customer relationships. Practical advice Request a payment in advance or staged payments – you may be surprised at 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 »

Scrooge lives after Christmas, Pub Co’s screw struggling lessees.

One of the larger pub co’s is taking a serious approach to the falling trade throughout their estate, they have taken pity on their poor lessees and those in trouble are being offered a rescue package to help them through. They will reduce the rent, possibly give some discounts on their supplied products, wonderful??? But… Read More »

Pub Advisory Service, (PAS)

Pub Advisory Service, (PAS) Help provided for debt relief for publicans. They give advice and develop strategies on a wide range of debt and credit issues. They can act as your third party representative and negotiate on all aspects of debt including cards, loans, mortgages, utilities, unenforceability, bailiff actions and court processes. All types of… Read More »