February, 2018 | Scottish Licensed Trade News

Scottish Licensed Trade News

Minimum unit price revealed

THE Scottish Government has confirmed it will move ahead with its recommendation of a 50 pence minimum unit price for alcohol

BHA and ALMR merge to create new industry body

THE BHA and ALMR will merge to form new industry body UKHospitality.

Kained in UK pub partnership

Scottish multiple operator joines forces with pubco Greene King in new venture

A sound new policy

The Scottish Government has backed calls to implement an ‘agent of change’ principle with immediate effect

Cities overhaul bins policies

CHANGES to commercial waste policies in Inverness and Aberdeen are set to affect scores of hospitality businesses

Time is up for paper notes

BUSINESSES have been reminded that all paper £5 and £10 notes will be withdrawn from circulation on March 1

City consults on off-sales

ABERDEEN City licensing board has launched a consultation as part of plans to establish an interim overprovision policy for off-sales premises

Club GM calls time after two decades

Staying ahead of the game key to Cathouse’s longevity, says Kirsty Smith

Could growth be on the cards?

Average pub and hotel prices may rise in year ahead, says report.

Lease is more in Spean Bridge

A NEW operator is at the helm of a guest house business near Aviemore after a deal was brokered by Inverness-based property firm ASG Commercial.