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Thursday 24 July 2014

Africa

‘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 »

The Wine Explorers: Namibia to Zimbabwe

Follow the adventures of the Wine Explorers as they continue their mission to explore the world’s most obscure wine regions.

Friday, March 14th, 2014 2 Comments »

Amarula releases first product in 25 years

Amarula is set to launch the first addition to its portfolio for 25 years, Amarula Gold – a clear 30% abv spirit.

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 No Comments »

US and Africa buoy Cognac exports

Global Cognac sales in 2013 have been described as “reassuringly high”, despite problems caused by a severe slowdown in China.

Monday, February 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

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