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Friday 30 September 2016 loc: GB

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Carlsberg’s Poretti beer brand sees 150% sales spike

Italian beer brand Birrificio Angelo Poretti has enjoyed a record sales growth in 2016, shooting up 150% to date.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Friarwood Fine Wine branches into e-commerce

London wine merchant Friarwood Fine Wines is stepping up its ambition with the launch of its new e-commerce business next month, as it plans further retail expansion.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

US and Spain boost Pernod Ricard’s growth

Acceleration in the USA and Spain helped boost Pernod Ricard’s annual sales by 2%, it announced this morning, with Jameson and Ballantine’s offsetting flat growth across some of its top 14 spirits brands.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Glenfiddich makes brew debut with beer-flavoured whisky

Glenfiddich is launching the Glenfiddich Experimental series, a new range of whiskies that combines the brand’s passion for pushing Scotch Whisky boundaries and collaborating with trailblazers across the alcohol trade.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 1 Comment »

Bonhams announces autumn line-up

Auctioneer Bonhams has announced the line-up for its first fine wine sale of the autumn, which will be dominated by Burgundy and Bordeaux.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Off-Piste builds Hungarian portfolio with new partner

Off-Piste Wines is set to build its portfolio of German and Hungarian wines after taking on the distribution of Binderer St Ursula Weinkellerei from Bibendum PLB.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Transport chiefs plan to serve alcohol on London’s Emirates cable car

Plans to revive London’s struggling cable car service over the Thames could see the sale of alcohol permitted at 300ft above the waves.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Pub’s ghost stolen by Chinese artist

One of the UK’s oldest pubs has demanded that its ghost be returned after it was bottled up and stolen by a Chinese artist who has now put the spectre on display in an exhibition.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Wine trainer launches Chilean wine documentary

A TV wine educator is launching an online three-part documentary to demonstrate the new wave of Chilean wines and make it easier for consumers to understand them.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Typography can influence the taste of wine

Designers are adept at influencing the perception of things and this extends to wine, too, as Sarah Hyndman explains.

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 No Comments »

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