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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.
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No admittance for discrimination in UK nightclubs

June 4, 2015 • Press Releases • Views: 1481

ALMR Press Notice Following media reports into alleged racial discrimination in licensed hospitality venues, the ALMR has reminded its members and the wider sector that there is no place for discrimination of any kind in our businesses, and venues found to be discriminating against customers are Read More

Further price stability will boost pubs’ sports offerings

May 27, 2015 • Press Releases • Views: 1132

ALMR Press Notice – Following the news that Sky has decided to freeze its prices for the forthcoming year, the ALMR has welcomed the move and urged Sky to implement further freezes to encourage stability and certainty for licensees on the longer term. Sky has also announced that, as well as Read More

Casual Dining call to arms

May 21, 2015 • Press Releases • Views: 1452

ALMR Press Notice – Cementing its status as the UK’s leading voice across all aspects of licensed hospitality, the ALMR has launched its Casual Dining Manifesto promoting the UK’s varied and innovative casual dining market. The Manifesto highlights the dynamism and diversity of casual Read More

Late night venues contributing to changing habits

May 20, 2015 • Press Releases • Views: 1345

ALMR Press Notice – Following the publication of a report that shows a ten year reduction in ‘binge-drinking’ and associated alcohol-related harms since the introduction of 24-hour drinking, the ALMR has praised the sector’s role in helping change attitudes towards drinking habits and Read More