Pub Company

The 2013 Publican Awards host Rob Brydon and BigHospitality's Emma Eversham awarded the Oast House in Manchester as the Best New Site (sponsored by BigHospitality)

Publican Awards 2013: Winners revealed

By Luke Nicholls

Stonegate Pub Company was unveiled as the Best Pub Employer with more than 51 sites in the UK - a category judged by BigHospitality - at the 2013 Publican Awards last night at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel. 

City Pub Company currently operates six pubs in Oxford, Cambridge, Stratford-upon-Avon, Bath and Henley-upon-Thames

City Pub Company ploughs on with EIS-funded expansion

By Luke Nicholls

City Pub Company, the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS)-funded pub operator established by the team behind the Capital Pub Company, has unveiled plans to raise a further £10m to expand its estate of ‘individual’ pubs across the South of England.

Mike Tye, Spirit Pub Company chief executive, has revealed the company experienced a strong last financial year reporting a jump in pre-tax profits of 16 per cent

Spirit reports 16% rise in pre-tax profits

By Peter Ruddick

Spirit Pub Company has reported a rise in pre-tax profits of 16 per cent in the last year, its first as an independent business, while chief executive Mike Tye has stated his intention for the business to increase performance in its leased venues after...

Punch Taverns has reported a first half drop in profits but said it remains 'on track' to meet expectations

Punch Taverns 'on track' despite profits drop

By Peter Ruddick

Punch Taverns has said it remains 'on track' to meet its expectations for the year despite a drop in first half pre-tax profits from £41m last year to £33m in the 28 weeks to 3 March 2012.

The Publican Awards rewarded innovation and high standards across the pub sector

Publican Awards 2012 reward innovative pub operators

By Emma Eversham

Nine different pub operators, including Youngs and G1 Group, were rewarded for demonstrating 'high standards and levels of innovation' in their business at the Publican Awards 2012 last night. 

Spirit Pub Company has said trading remains on track, while food has become more important to its traditionally drinks-led pubs

Spirit reports continued strong growth and increase in food sales

By Peter Ruddick

Spirit Pub Company has announced trading remains on track to meet the company expectations for the financial year with like-for-like sales across its managed estate up 4.6 per cent in the 12 weeks to 3 March 2012 with food sales becoming more important...