Greene King Plc operates as a holding company, which engages in pub retailing and brewing activities. It operates through the following segments: Pub Company, Pub Partners, and Brewing and Brands. The Pub Company segment manages pubs, hotels, and restaurants. The Pub Partners segment focuses on the leasing of pubs. The Brewing and Brands segment involves in brewing, marketing, and selling of beer. The company was founded by Benjamin Greene in 1799 and is headquartered in Bury St. Edmunds, the United Kingdom.