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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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Entertainment deregulation can promote talent and growth in UK pubs

July 9, 2014 • Press Releases • Views: 810

Responding to the proposed changes to the Licensing Act 2003, the ALMR has commended the Government’s common sense approach to freeing-up pubs as the UK’s natural home of live music and entertainment. The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has laid before Parliament a draft Legislative Read More

Policy makers can do more to drive growth

July 8, 2014 • Press Releases • Views: 720

Coinciding with the publishing of the report on pubs in England, the ALMR has emphasised the positive role of pubs and is reminding Government and local authorities of the need to do more to support them. The Campaign for Real Ale and the Local Government Information Unit today published its Read More

ALMR Christmas Lunch sells 40% of tickets within first day

July 8, 2014 • Press Releases • Views: 920

The ALMR’s annual Christmas Lunch has cemented its reputation as the industry’s premier event with the news that over 40% of tickets have been sold within the first day. Tickets for the 2014 Lunch went on sale on 07 July to ALMR retailer members only, with over 40% of available tickets being Read More


July 7, 2014 • Press Releases • Views: 812

With a little over three weeks remaining for retailers to nominate their best and brightest, the 2014 ALMR Operations Managers Awards is on course to be the strongest yet. Entry papers for this year’s awards have already been of the highest calibre, with the 2014 awards set to be the most Read More