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Archive for 2009

Beer roars into Year of the Tiger

As the people of China gear up to welcome in the Year of the Tiger, one lager brand in particular is looking forward to cashing in throughout 2010.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 No Comments »

Royal Salute targets Asia in new campaign

Chivas Brothers has announced a new print advertising campaign for luxury Scotch whisky brand Royal Salute in Asia, to be launched in January 2010.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 No Comments »

Goelet restructuring complete

Goelet Wine Estates (GWE) has undergone a restructuring programme which sees all production, sales, distribution, marketing and financial operations governed by a central board of directors.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 No Comments »

Cert Octavian lands £30m Foster’s EMEA deal

Cert Octavian has landed the distribution contract for Foster’s EMEA portfolio of over 80 brands, including VB, Rosemount, Penfolds, Wolf Blass, Lindemans and Crown Ambassador.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 No Comments »

CAMRA to take OFT to court

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has vowed to mount a legal challenge over the Office of Fair Trading’s decision to reject its super-complaint on anti-competitive practices in the UK pub market.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 No Comments »

db eats: Rüdesheimer Schloss

German food receives almost as much flak as the nation’s wine. However, just as liebfraumilch is an unfair representative of Germany’s wine output, there are plenty of restaurants which prove there’s more to the food than sauerkraut.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 No Comments »

Bath Ales drives Graze craze

Bath Ales has opened a New York-inspired steakhouse in a prime city centre site in Bristol. The Graze Bar & Chophouse aims to feed consumer demand for casual dining options, while offering the West Country brewer the opportunity to showcase its ales beyond the traditional pub setting.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 No Comments »

New temptations for 2010

London’s growing reputation as a foodie hub looks set to strengthen next year with a whole host of exciting new openings in the pipeline.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 No Comments »

My goodness! Guinness party nets a million

An extra one million pints of Guinness were sold as Diageo celebrated the drink’s 250th anniversary on 24 September with the Arthur’s Day campaign.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 No Comments »

Benares to reopen in January

Michelin-starred London restaurant Benares is set to reopen on 18 January after chef Atul Kochhar was forced to close the Berkeley Square venue following a fire earlier this year.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 No Comments »

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