All Punch Pubs Co articles – Page 5

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    Punch launches HR toolkit for publicans

    2015-12-04T07:21:00Z

    Punch Taverns has launched a new HR toolkit for its publicans, giving guidance on recruiting, inducting, developing, managing and retaining employees.

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    Punch creates marketing director role

    2015-11-13T16:08:09.657Z

    Punch is recruiting a marketing director as one of three new roles created by chief executive Duncan Garrood.

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    Punch: Retail Contracts; Harry Ramsden’s and developing surplus land

    2015-11-13T08:18:00Z

    M&C spoke to Punch chief executive Duncan Garrood following yesterday’s FY results, about the company’s new Retail Contracts; potential for new brands; scope for developing surplus land around its pubs; the move to managed and why the partnership with Harry Ramsden’s is likely to be the first of many .

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    Unpicking Punch's new model

    2015-11-12T09:27:00Z

    Punch Taverns this morning unveiled a number of new ways in which it is working with licensees, including the creation of a Retail Contracts division. M&C speaks exclusively to the head of that division, Andy Crump, to examine details of how Punch has added a new twist to the operator agreement with its profit-based incentives and reveal the location of its first managed pub.

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    News

    Punch unveils new operating formats

    2015-11-12T07:22:00Z

    Punch Taverns has revealed details of its new operating models including a turnover based agreement, its first managed house and commercial free-of-tie arrangements as well as the potential to franchise out some of its concepts.

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    Passey joins Punch

    2015-10-07T08:19:00Z

    Ed Passey, who stepped down as group operations director of Red Hot World Buffet (RHWB), earlier this year, has joined Punch Taverns

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    Punch completes Matthew Clark sale

    2015-10-07T07:19:00Z

    Punch Taverns has completed the sale of its 50% stake in the Matthew Clark drinks supply business to Conviviality in a deal worth £100.7m.

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    Punch shareholders agree Matthew Clark sale

    2015-10-02T08:06:00Z

    Punch Taverns shareholders have given their approval to the sale of the company’s 50% stake in drinks supplier Matthew Clark.

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    Analysis & Insight

    Logical step, logistical nightmare?

    2015-09-28T08:24:00Z

    PizzaExpress arguably made one of the most significant steps in its 50 year history last week when it launched delivery in two of its London sites. It is a logical move for the company, but as it looks to build share in a c£1.1bn market can it take on the logistical and marketing giant that is Domino’s?

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    Analysis & Insight

    Punch's Garrood on going forward

    2015-09-25T08:13:00Z

    Duncan Garrood, chief executive of Punch Taverns talks to M&C about his first few months in charge and his vision for the future. He explains why he is ‘furious’ at some criticism levelled at the company, why the pubs code has already had unintended consequences, sets out his view on a VAT cut and explains why the company would consider carrying out its own sensitive redevelopments of surplus land around pubs.

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    News

    Punch further tweaks management team

    2015-09-16T08:06:00Z

    Punch Taverns has further tweaked its management team, as it gears up to unveil its future strategy in November

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    Punch supports cask ale week for fifth year running

    2015-09-16T08:02:00Z

    Punch Taverns is once again preparing to support Cask Ale Week by running the UK’s largest free pint promotion

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    ​​Punch markets three central London freeholds

    2015-09-15T07:59:00Z

    Punch Taverns is selling three central London freehold pubs for investment as part of its on-going estate review

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    Punch launches simplified business plan for new publicans

    2015-09-04T08:17:00Z

    Punch Taverns has launched a simplified business plan for new tenants.

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    News

    Punch core estate FY net income up 0.3%

    2015-09-01T07:12:00Z

    Punch Taverns has reported core estate net income up 0.3% for the year to 22 August.

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    News

    CAMRA urges NewRiver not to develop Punch sites

    2015-08-28T07:53:00Z

    The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has urged NewRiver Retail to re-consider any plans to develop surplus land on the 158 sites it has acquired from Punch Taverns.

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    News

    Garrood re-structures Punch team

    2015-08-24T15:13:00Z

    Punch Taverns’ recently appointed chief executive Duncan Garrood has announced a re-structure aimed at driving future plans and maximising potential across the pubco’s estate.

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    News

    Punch agrees £53.5m disposal to NewRiver

    2015-08-24T07:09:00Z

    Punch Taverns has this morning confirmed it has agreed to sell a package of 158 non-core pubs to NewRiver Retail for £53.5m

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    Punch to offer social media advice at 2015 roadshows

    2015-08-21T16:04:32.277Z

    Punch Taverns will offer digital and social media advice for the first time at its latest roadshow tour as well as showcasing the latest craft beer and ciders and a wider range of spirits.

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    Oak Taverns in further Punch JV

    2015-08-20T07:49:00Z

    Thame-based operator, Oak Taverns has signed an agreement with Punch Taverns for a joint £500k investment at the Blarney Stone in Windsor