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Tuesday 21 October 2014

Africa

Asia and Europe drag down Cognac

Sharp declines in shipments to the Far East and Europe have brought an end to Cognac’s three consecutive years of record growth.

Friday, September 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Guinness launches new Africa campaign

Guinness have launched a new multimedia advertising campaign which looks at Africa from the perspective of a new generation of African artists and performers.

Thursday, August 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Ban on booze for baboons

The Kenya Wildlife Service has warned tourists travelling through the Nakuru-Nairobi highway not to give alcohol to baboons.

Friday, August 1st, 2014 No Comments »

‘Big Beer’ enjoying big year in stock values

“Big Beer” stocks have been enjoying an unprecedented surge in the first quarter of this year, with valuations rising between 20% and 30%.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo and SABMiller merger rumoured

Diageo and SABMiller are enjoying a rise in their stock ratings on the FTSE 100 amid rumours that the companies may merge.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Pernod to take Indian whiskies to Africa

Pernod Ricard is to start the production of two Indian whisky brands on the African continent in a bid to further open up the emerging markets there.

Monday, June 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Heineken to merge Nigerian breweries

Heineken is to merge its majority-owned Nigerian Breweries and Consolidated Breweries to “fully capitalise” on the future growth of Nigeria’s beer and malt drinks market.

Monday, May 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Karibou! The Wine Explorers touch down in Tanzania

One cannot speak of Tanzania without mentioning the magic of safaris, the greatness of Daar El Salam or the beautiful beaches of Zanzibar.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Réunion island: A French wine discovery

Our African tour gave us the perfect excuse to visit La Réunion – a French Island east of Madagascar.

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 2 Comments »

Africa hailed as new beer frontier

Rapid economic development, growing populations and rising wages will propel Africa to become the world’s next fastest growing market for beer, according to a recent report.

Monday, March 24th, 2014 No Comments »

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