Tesco wine fairs are set to return in the Autumn with a move to Earls Court for its London show to cope with increasing demand.
Thousands of litres of beer are to be poured down the drain following the emergency closure of a UK brewery found to be overrun with rats.
Total sales of drinks in the UK during the World Cup are expected to top at £1bn as it draws to a close this week, but sales overall have failed to fizz.
The popularity of screw caps is now level with that of cork in the UK, while in the US consumers remain loyal to traditional cork closures.
A once-a-day pill that can help alcoholics quit drinking has won the support of health officials in England.
Within a notoriously fragmented wine industry, a number of brands have succeeded in building a presence that makes them household names.
The UK drinks industry has agreed a new package of pledges to help tackle the country’s estimated £21 billion annual cost of alcohol-related damage.
In a move which could help break down barriers Tesco is bringing interactive wine tastings into homes across the UK throughout the summer.
The Scottish government has confirmed its intention to tighten drink-driving laws if the country becomes independent from the rest of the UK.
London merchant Berry Bros & Rudd is offering a wide array of discounts on its Burgundy offering until the end of the month.
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