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Sunday 20 April 2014

Bacardi

Bacardi CEO to retire

Bacardi has confirmed that its president and chief executive Ed Shirley is retiring after just two years with the family owned company.

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo launches honey ‘Scotch’ whisky

Diageo has launched a new honey-flavoured “spirit drink” based on its J&B Scotch whisky in an effort to open the whisky category up to the next generation.

Thursday, March 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Bacardí campaign targets millennials

Bacardi has invested millions of pounds on a new marketing campaign to connect with millennial consumers and promote its brand within the UK market.

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 11 spirits gifts

With Christmas having passed, it’s nice to look at what gift sets can be found from some of the best spirit brands around the globe.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

This week team db visited new Hoxton cocktail bar White Lyan, enjoyed a Vega Sicilia lunch hosted by Christie’s and even managed to squeeze in a tasting in Paris.

Friday, February 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Bacardi unveils ‘good spirited’ green plan

The world’s largest privately held spirits company has unveiled its ambitious plans to build a more sustainable future.

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Bacardi: Its history, its legacy and the Daiquiri

When Bacardi comes to mind I instantly think of white rum, Daiquiri’s and Hemingway.

Friday, January 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

As companies expand, how can they patrol local markets?

High value products and corruption are common partners. That is why the global spirits producers have to be vigilant about what their employees around the world do in their name.

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 No Comments »

The top 10 travel retail brands

The International Wine & Spirits Research (IWSR) has released its 2013 Travel Retail Summary Report, which is an overview of duty free trends from 2007 to 2012.

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

The top 10 rum brands

From Puerto Rico to Cuba and the Philippines, we track the biggest brands behind one of the world’s great party spirits.

Monday, September 30th, 2013 6 Comments »

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