Intertain

Digital advertising 'must be more targeted'

06 Mar 2014

Digital advertising needs to be “much more targeted” at individual pub customers, a leading marketing expert told the Future Pub Conference

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Intertain signs Jongleurs deal

04 Feb 2014

Comedy club brand Jongleurs is to return to the operator of the Walkabout bar brand for the first time in over four years

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Intertain: Eyeing the aspirational space, sales uplifts, digital innovation

11 Dec 2013

M&C Report reports from Intertain’s presentation for suppliers and hears from chief executive John Leslie and chief operating officer Simon Kaye about the evolution of the Walkabout operator and its plans for 2014.

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Intertain completes Lincoln refurb

26 Nov 2013

Intertain has completed its latest refurbishment with a £400,000 investment at Walkabout in Lincoln

Nightclub

​​​It’s murder on the dancefloor

24 Jan 2014

In line with the lion’s share of current consumer data, Zolfo Cooper’s latest exploration of leisure spending habits points to rising confidence amid economic recovery. But there is one leisure sub-sector in which significant challenges remain – nightclubs, where the market seems to be suffering from a behavioural change among 18 to 34-year-olds, says the company’s Paul Hemming

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The only way is up

20 Dec 2013

Peter Marks, chief executive director of the Luminar Group, tells Dominic Walsh how the nightclub operator is remodelling its estate through a programme of investment, after it was rescued from administration in 2011

What can be achieved with a little help

03 Sep 2013

Even in difficult financial times, good new business opportunities exist. The hardest part is securing the funding needed to unlock them, says John O’Donoghue, founder of fledgling operator, Redmed

The late-night challenge

11 Jun 2013 | By Phil Mellows

A new report into the UK’s nightclub industry makes for sobering reading, with the value of the sector said to have fallen 28% since 2008. However, the Mintel report gives some grounds for optimism, as Phil Mellows reports

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