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Notes for editors 
Notes for editors
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 26,000 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, Casual Dining Group and Carluccio’s, with well-known branded outlets such as: All Bar One, Slug & Lettuce, TGI Fridays, Wahaca, Wagamama and Harvester.
4. For more information please contact the office on 0208 579 2080 or visit


Anti-money laundering exemptions a pragmatic approach

March 16, 2017 • Press Releases • Views: 59

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: 94

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

Government must act to secure access to jobs

March 13, 2017 • Press Releases • Views: 145

ALMR Press Notice 13.03.2017 Government must act to secure access to jobs Following the publication Migration Watch UK’s report on the rights of EU Nationals in the UK post-Brexit, the ALMR has reminded the Government that it must act decisively and clearly to safeguard vital hospitality jobs and Read More

Government must not restrict managers’ access to accommodation

March 8, 2017 • Press Releases • Views: 140

ALMR Press Notice – immediate 08.03.2017 Government must not restrict managers’ access to accommodation Any decision to restrict access to tax-free accommodation for pub and bar managers could have negative consequences for the sector, according to the ALMR. The ALMR has urged the Government to Read More