Greene King

Luke Myers is the 1000th apprentice to be recruited by Greene King this year

Greene King ahead of apprentice target

By Liam Garrahan

Greene King has announced that it has recruited its 1,000th apprentice of 2015, putting the firm ahead of its target of employing 2,000 apprentices by March 2016.

Picture provided by Wetherspoons

JDW threatens legal action over meal deal copyright

By Mark Wingett

JD Wetherspoon has threatened to take legal action against competitors including Stonegate, Greene King, Whitbread and Mitchells & Butlers over meal deals which it says are infringing its copyright.

Greene King operates eight pubs in Stirling, with six located within 400 meters of the proposed Wetherspoon pub

Wetherspoon wins battle with Greene King for new pub in Stirling

By Luke Nicholls

JD Wetherspoon chairman Tim Martin has asked rival pub company Greene King to ‘respect’ a decision by the Stirling Licensing Board to grant a licence for a new Wetherspoon pub in Stirling city centre, close to a number of Greene King pubs.

Cask ale brewer Greene King raked in £2.7m on Christmas Day

Christmas sales boost for Greene King

By Luke Nicholls

Greene King has posted a record set of results for the Christmas and New Year period, helping the group’s overall like-for-like sales increase by 3.7 per cent for the 36 weeks to 6 January 2013.

Greene King's portfolio of brands includes Hungry Horse, Old English Inns, Eating Inn and Loch Fyne Restaurants

Greene King serves up higher profits despite challenging environment

By Luke Nicholls

Pubs, restaurants and hotels business Greene King shrugged off the wet weather and a difficult regulatory environment by posting a strong set of financial results for the half-year to 14 October as the Suffolk-based company achieved a 7 per cent rise...

Greene King and Spirit have seen like-for-likes increase by 5.1 and 4.1 per cent respectively

Greene King and Spirit overcome Olympics drag and wet summer

By Luke Nicholls

Pub groups Greene King and Spirit Pub Company have admitted that the London 2012 Olympics disrupted summer trade, but the poor weather has not been a dampener on business as both firms have reported an increase in sales. 

Greeen King's turnover for the past 12 months is up 9.4% to £1.14bn and pre-tax profit has risen by 8.6% to £152m

Food sales help deliver another record year for Greene King

By Luke Nicholls

Pub operator and brewer Greene King has reported another year of record profits and growth, with turnover for the past 12 months up 9.4 per cent, pre-tax profit up 8.6 per cent and a food sales growth of 17 per cent.

Greene King drinks promotion 'not irresponsible'

Greene King drinks promotion 'not irresponsible'

By Emma Eversham

A buy three pints get one free promotion run in Greene King pubs is cleared of any wrongdoing by the Portman Group following a complaint that it encouraged irresponsible drinking