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Monday 22 December 2014


Mobile alcohol recovery truck launched

A 65-foot truck designed to treat those who will end up having one too many this Christmas has launched – the first of its kind in the UK.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Drinks calories printed on US menus

By November 2015 all US restaurants with more than 20 venues will be required to state the calorie content of drinks on their menus.

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 ‘top 10s’ of 2014

We’re fond of a good list at the drinks business. The team has covered an array of wacky, weird and wonderful topics over the course of 2014, but which were the most popular?

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Alcohol removal on the up in US

One in four bottles of Californian Pinot Noir and Chardonnay have been through the industrial alcohol removal process supplied by ConeTech.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 4 Comments »

Seven reasons why rappers shouldn’t pimp drinks brands

These days it seems every rapper feels an all-consuming need to associate themselves with an alcohol brand, writes Dan Miles.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Royal Canadian Navy bans booze at sea

The Royal Canadian Navy has banned alcohol at sea following a series of “questionable incidents” involving drunken sailors.

Monday, December 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Oman votes for blanket ban on alcohol

Visitors to Oman found consuming alcohol could be jailed for up to a year, if a vote by the country’s council to ban alcohol is made law.

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 2 Comments »

Report slams trade’s influence on policy

The alcohol industry’s ability to shape alcohol policy nationally and globally needs to be “curtailed” because of a fundamental conflict of interest.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Emerging markets will be key in 2015

The one certainty about 2015 is that a drive by drinks companies to expand into emerging countries will continue.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 London Alpine bars

With a trend for aprés ski-themed bars currently sweeping the capital, we round up some of the best spots for hot cheese fondues and winter warmer cocktails.

Monday, December 8th, 2014 No Comments »

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