The Client

Nestled in the heart of Gloucester’s bustling Eastgate Street, Butlers Venue Bar stands as a beacon of entertainment, renowned for its lively atmosphere and enticing drinks deals, particularly on Wednesday and Friday nights.

While the bar thrives in its role as a local hotspot, behind the scenes, its owner faces the perpetual challenge of managing business costs effectively.


Energy Cost Reduction

Procurement Services


Hospitality & Leisure

The Saving


Managing business costs is a daunting task for many owners.

The Brief

That’s why partnering with firms like Advantage Buying is invaluable. They not only maintain regular communication but also handle all administrative aspects of cost management. This frees up time for owners to focus on core business activities while ensuring thorough cost analysis and savings. In today’s competitive landscape, outsourcing cost management is not just a convenience but a strategic necessity for businesses aiming to thrive and grow.

The Outcome

The outcomes achieved through this partnership speak volumes. Through meticulous negotiation and strategic planning, Advantage Buying orchestrated a remarkable reduction in Butlers Bar’s business rates, amounting to an impressive £34,055. Such substantial savings not only bolster the bar’s financial health but also serve as a testament to the efficacy of outsourcing cost management to specialised firms like Advantage Buying.

For Butlers Bar, the results of this collaboration are nothing short of transformative. What was once a daunting challenge has now become a source of tangible relief and newfound financial stability. With significant savings realised, the bar can allocate resources more efficiently, investing in areas that drive growth and enhance the overall customer experience.

The success story of Butlers Bar underscores the undeniable benefits of strategic cost reduction initiatives. By partnering with experts like Advantage Buying, businesses can navigate the complexities of cost management with confidence, secure in the knowledge that their financial interests are in capable hands. As Butlers Bar continues to thrive in its role as a local favorite, its journey serves as a testament to the power of proactive cost management in driving long-term success.

The Conclusion

In conclusion, the tale of Butlers Bar stands as a shining example of the transformative impact of effective cost reduction strategies. Through collaboration, innovation, and a steadfast commitment to excellence, businesses can overcome even the most daunting challenges, emerging stronger, more resilient, and better equipped for the road ahead.

Nick and the team at Advantage Buying are a breath of fresh air, our business rates were reduced by £34,055. Can’t really argue with those kinds of results.

Justin HudsonManager, Butlers Gloucester


After initial enquiry, we will arrange one of our service managers to access and examine your current contracts and costs.


Identify Savings

We will return to you with all our findings and cost savings suggestions and guidelines for you to digest in a quote format.


Join Advantage

If you are happy with our findings, we will then take control of all the administration ensuring a smooth transition and switch over.


Ongoing Support

Our team will monitor your services during the agreed fixed term. Keeping all cost savings at the centre of what they do.

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Remember, there is no charge for our services and 100% of all savings achieved are passed directly to you, so what have you got to lose?

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