19 September 2017
Expenditure on relevant R&D undertaken by SME consumer businesses can reduce company corporate tax bills in the UK by up to 44 pence for every £1 spent subject to certain criteria. Companies can even cash in their trading losses for a cash refund worth up to 33 pence for every £1 spent. If your consumer business is carrying on relevant R&D it may potentially take advantage of these credits. Have you considered if this is relevant to your company?
14 September 2017
Sales growth across the managed pub, bar and restaurant sector slowed in August, with collective like-for-like sales up just 0.2 per cent against the same month last year, latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker show.
18 August 2017
It’s steady as you go for Britain’s managed pub and restaurant chains. Latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker show that collective like-for-like sales were up by 0.6% across the sector in July compared to the same month last year.
27 July 2017
New legislation introduced in April 2017 impacts ‘optional remuneration arrangements’ including certain salary sacrifice, flexible benefit and cash alternative structures.
12 July 2017
The British public is continuing to go out to eat and drink, despite growing concerns about a weakening of consumer confidence, latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker show.
29 June 2017
It’s fair to say that the leisure and hospitality sector has faced a challenging first half of 2017. The uncertainty of a hung parliament, a fraught Brexit process and fears surrounding terrorist attacks have all impacted consumer confidence.
15 June 2017
Britain’s managed pub and restaurant market experienced a dip in trading in May, with operators recording collective like-for-like sales down 0.4 per cent compared to the same month last year, latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker show.
11 May 2017
Managed pub and restaurant groups were back in growth in April, with collective like-for-like sales up 4.4 per cent compared to the same month last year, latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker show.
28 April 2017
It was an Easter break to forget for Britain’s managed pub and restaurant groups with collective like-for-like sales down 3.8 per cent on 2016’s four-day holiday weekend, according to latest Coffer Peach Business Tracker figures.
12 April 2017
Britain’s restaurant and pub groups saw collective like-for-like sales fall back 0.5 per cent in March, according to latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker – with the late Easter holiday break being the chief culprit.