Greg Pilley - 'Adapting to survive' A tale from the independent brewing sector

Apr 24, 2020, 03:15 PM
In this episode, Nigel speaks to Greg Pilley, Managing Director of Stroud Brewery, about meeting the challenges facing independent breweries who have seen sales slump during the coronavirus lockdown.

Nigel gets Greg's thoughts on:

  • Key impacts on the independent brewing sector (0:55).
  • Adopting an eCommerce strategy to help fill the gap (1:40).
  • Spreading the risk (2:40).
  • Using a crisis to drive positive change (3:18).
  • Accessing the financial support made available by government (4:31).
  • Damage limitations over the next 6 months (6:05).
  • Exploring the CBILS option (7:22).
  • How government could provide further assistance (8:02).
  • Concerns for the wider industry (9:30).

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