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1. The ALMR (Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers) is the only national trade body dedicated to representing the interests of licensed hospitality operators.
2. The ALMR’s membership – pub, club, bar and casual dining operators – run 23,000 outlets and employ over 650,000 employees, together they account for almost all managed pubs in the UK as well as leading casual dining chains and nightclubs.
3. Two-thirds of our members are small independent companies operating 50 outlets of fewer under their own branding, but our membership also includes some of the largest high street operators including: JD Wetherspoon, Spirit, Tragus and Carluccio’s, with well-known branded outlets such as: All Bar One, Slug & Lettuce, TGI Fridays and Harvester.
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Industry joins forces to promote staying in a pub

March 17, 2017 • Press Releases • Views: 89

Press Notice – 17.03.2017 Industry joins forces to promote staying in a pub The pub sector has joined forces behind a new industry initiative to promote staying in pubs as an alternative to hotels. The second Profitable Beds in Pubs event took place in London this week, with representatives from: Read More

Hackney levy will undermine local business

March 16, 2017 • Press Releases • Views: 35

ALMR Press Notice Hackney levy will undermine local business The ALMR has warned that Hackney Borough Council’s decision to consult on a Late Night Levy could stifle investment and have a detrimental effect on local businesses. ALMR Chief Executive Kate Nicholls said: “The introduction of a Read More

Anti-money laundering exemptions a pragmatic approach

March 16, 2017 • Press Releases • Views: 28

ALMR Press Notice 16.03.2017 Anti-money laundering exemptions a pragmatic approach The ALMR has welcomed the news that pub will retain their exemption from the requirements of the Anti-Money Laundering Directive. Following a consultation, HM Treasury has decided to preserve the exemption, which was Read More

Wetherspoon, ALMR and BBPA back Tax Equality Day

March 16, 2017 • Press Releases • Views: 45

Wetherspoon chairman Tim Martin is calling on pub and restaurant operators to show their support for a Tax Equality Day on Wednesday September 20. And he has the backing of both the Association of Licensed Multiple Operators (ALMR) and the British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) who are calling on Read More