Africa

Belvedere launches 2017 red edition to support fight against HIV/AIDS

Polish vodka brand Belvedere has launched the 2017 limited edition red bottle, in partnership with (RED), to support the work of The Global Fund and its fight against HIV/AIDS in Africa. 

Strange tales: wine drinking elephants, part one

Elephants have a known taste for alcohol but what would it take to get one ‘drunk’ in the wild, and is the old folktale about their liking for fermenting marula fruit true?

MMI pounces on South African market opportunity

Dubai-based drinks retailer, Maritime & Mercantile International (MMI), has acquired a South African distributor and the right to distribute Asahi’s portfolio in the country as it seeks to capitalise on the market's "size and opportunity".

Guinness launches new beer for Africa

Diageo's growing interest in the African market has led to the launch of Guinness Africa Special, a new beer made using a "blend of African extracts".

MMI boosts African presence

September 9th, 2015

Is drinking in our genes?

June 11th, 2015

Going around the blend

November 19th, 2014

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