Rémy pushes for liqueur and spirit growth
Rémy Cointreau has promoted Panos Sarantopoulos to the post of CEO for its Liqueurs & Spirits division with a remit to speed up growth in this corner of the portfolio.
Brewery recalls ‘exploding’ beer bottles
A US brewery has voluntarily recalled bottles of its Swill beer over concerns some could explode.
Cork firms hail US and China data
The cork sector has hailed two new surveys it claims signal a strong preference for natural cork closures in the US and China.
Diageo net sales drop by £1.1 billion
Diageo has blamed a net sales loss of £1.1 billion in 2014 on weak emerging markets and a continued slowdown in China.
Student gets $200k payout over ‘beer’ sting
A student who was jailed after alcohol control officers mistook a case of water for beer has been paid $212,500 in compensation.