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Friday 30 January 2015

US

Second offer for Treasury Wine Estates

Australia’s Treasury Wine Estates has received a second multi-billion-dollar offer, sparking a bidding war for ownership of the troubled wine company.

Monday, August 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Bud Light building secret city

Bud Light, the AB InBev beer brand popular in the US, is reportedly building a secret city as part of its latest advertising campaign.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Portable ‘date rape’ detector invented

A team of technologists are seeking funding to launch a pocket-size device capable of detecting whether a drink has been spiked.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine fraudster Kurniawan jailed for 10 years

Convicted wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan, who cheated collectors out of millions of dollars selling fake vintages, has been jailed for 10 years.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Stags Leap District unveils 2010 collection

The Stags Leap District Winegrowers Association has announced the release date of its Appellation Collection — the only Napa wine offering comprised from a single appellation.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Molson Coors strong second quarter

US brewer Molson Coors has grown beyond expectation in the second quarter, with revenues rising despite a global downturn in the beer market.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

A “lush” Californian red for the “Zin-Phomanics” among you and a cheaper alternative to Champagne make this week’s US wine writers’ top picks.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 biggest beer brands

In the latest instalment of our global drinks brands report, compiled in partnership with Euromonitor International, we reveal the world’s top 10 biggest beer brands.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 1 Comment »

Humphrey Bogart gin to launch

A gin dedicated to one of Hollywood’s biggest film icons is set to launch in the US and UK in association with the late Humphrey Bogart’s estate.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 1 Comment »

First UV energy tablet cocktail to launch

An entrepreneur is to launch what he claims is the world’s first “tablet cocktail mixer” drink that glows under UV lighting and boosts energy levels.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

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