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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


Why Ferran took shares in Diageo

Diageo’s chairman designate, Javier Ferran, has spent more than £410,000 buying 18,500 shares in the company before even taking up his post and with its current performance it’s not hard to see why.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Is synthetic alcohol safe?

With a debate raging over whether synthetic alcohol could replace the real thing soon, we take a look at the science behind it to determine whether it is actually safe for consumption.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Investor revolt threatens SABMiller takeover

Protests by shareholders are threatening to throw AB InBev’s £79 billion takeover of SABMiller – set to become the biggest deal in British corporate history – off the rails.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Could synthetic alcohol replace booze?

A synthetic alcohol that reduces the risk of a hangover could replace fermented and distilled alcohol by 2050, claims its inventor.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 1 Comment »

Travel retail market shrinks but malt whisky holds its own

Blended whisky brands declined in the travel retail market according to the latest figures from the International Wine & Spirits Research – but malts have continued to hold their own.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

‘Brangelina’ over due to Brad’s alleged alcohol use

The superstar couple filed for divorce on Tuesday, but new reports are claiming his alcohol use had something to do with it.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 1 Comment »

Hot drinks trends set to hit the UK in 2017

We’ve had the gin boom, the coffee boom, the Japanese whisky boom – but what are the hot new trends for 2017? Dawn Davies MW and Sukhvinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange give db the low-down….

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

US Wine Market Council appoints Lodi wine veteran

The US Wine Market Council has appointed Lodi wine veteran Mark Chandler to the head up it membership team.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Shia LaBeouf says alcohol nearly ruined his life

Actor Shia LaBeouf is the latest famous face to go public on his battles with alcohol, explaining that it very nearly destroyed him as he reflects on 12 months of sobriety.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Exercise could protect against alcohol

Regular exercise could help counteract some of the negative effects of drinking alcohol that could lead to a earlier death, according to a study by Australian scientists.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

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