Marston’s reports festive trading sales growth

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Marston’s has reported like-for-like sales growth of 4.5%, over the Christmas fortnight, compensating for more subdued trading in the first three weeks of December as a consequence of poor weather, for the 16 week period to 18 January, says the brewer/ pub co. Total managed and franchise like-for-like sales growth…

World’s spirits industry to gather in Edinburgh

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Scotland’s distillers will be joined by producers of spirits from around 30 when the Worldwide Distilled Spirits Conference (WDSC) 2020 happens at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) from 25-28 May. The theme will be ‘The spirit of diversity, knowledge and innovation’. The last WDSC was held in Glasgow in 2017…