Heineken Fined £2M For Making UK Pubs Sell Unreasonable Amounts Of Beer

A pub group owned by drinks giant Heineken has been fined £2million by the Pubs Code Adjudicator for breaching the code over a period of three years.


Cma Begins Probe Into Carlsberg And Marston’s Joint Venture

Interested parties now have until September 2 to submit comments to the CMA on the arrangement, which the two companies had initially hoped to complete by the end of September.


How Small Businesses Are Faring Since The Easing Of Lockdown

Now that restrictions are starting to be lifted, we have revisited some of the businesses previously spoken to during lockdown to find out just how they have fared.


Will Coffee Replace Tea As Britain’s Hot Beverage Of Choice?

On Wednesday, I had a small hit of life going back to normal. My favourite local independent coffee shop reopened – serving coffees and home-baked cookies out of a makeshift window hatch.


How To Make Your Own Beer For Less Than 50p A Pint

The closure of pubs, combined with stressed household finances, has caused demand for homebrew kits to soar. But of course, home brewing is not always plain sailing.


Midas Share Tips: this Drinks Group Is Tasting Success 

Go into any Scottish pub and chances are that a good proportion of drinkers will be nursing a pint of Tennent's. It is a national best-seller, with a near 50 per cent share of Scotland's lager market.

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Heineken Boss Raises An Alcohol-free Glass To Final Full-year Results

Beer sales volume rose by ?7.6million to ?241.4million, with the volume of zero- and low-alcohol products such as Heineken 0.0 increasing by a million hectolitres to 14.1 million.


Tim Martin: My Peace Offer For Brexit Day, German Beer For £1.49

Tim Martin is immensely looking forward to a tipple on Friday, when he will toast Britain's exit from the EU with a pub crawl of 'five or six' of his chain's Central London pubs.


Whisky Can Be A Very Tempting Investment

Over the past decade rare whiskies have climbed in price by 500 per cent, according to the Rare Whisky Icon 100 Index - a measure of the value of the 100 most sought-after bottles.


How To Invest In Whisky And Why It Could Be A Good Long-term Bet

When stock markets plunge, investors flock to 'safe havens' to protect their wealth. Gold, is up 21 per cent in the past year and hitting six-year highs, while the FTSE-100 is ahead just 1 per cent.

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