Greene King

What is ‘drinkflation’? Maybe more than just a cash grab

In recent days, the phenomenon of ‘drinkflation’ has made mainstream headlines in the UK. But what does drinkflation mean? Some…

Greene King UK strikes to go ahead over festive period

Up to 200 workers at UK brewer and pub chain operator Greene King are to strike over the Christmas period…

Greene King forced to give away pints for free after Jubilee promotion breaches UK licensing rules

UK pub chain operator and brewer Greene King has shelved plans to sell pints for GBP 0.06p (US$0.07) after a…

Greene King targets carbon net-zero by 2040

UK brewer and pub company Greene King has pledged to reach carbon net-zero within 18 years. The group has set…

Greene King readies four beers for revamped craft range

Greene King is to introduce four premium beers to its portfolio, as the UK brewer & pub chain operator seeks…

Greene King launches take-home cask ale initiative

Greene King is hoping to save thousands of pints from waste with a new reusable bag that lets consumers enjoy…

Why Diageo needs to work on its presentation skills, Heineken’s CEO is just so young and UK pubs ain’t what they used to be – The just-drinks Analyst

just-drinks' in-house analyst joins us again this month with perfect timing. Company results are flooding in and Ian Shackleton runs…

Hofmeister adds low abv to lager line and beer experience to board

Recently-relaunched beer brand Hofmeister has lined up two extensions, including a low-alcohol offering, while welcoming two industry veterans to its…

Greene King to shutter UK pubs, cut 800 jobs

UK brewer Greene King is to close about 25 of its pubs because of the coronavirus impact on the country's…

Why COVID-19 has restored plastic’s popularity in soft drinks – comment

Before COVID-19 changed everything, 'plastic' was little more than a dirty word that was only getting dirtier. Now, however, the packaging…