The week in pictures: Hong Kong

From a casual cameo of Jing A Brewing Co's panda mascot at this year's Beertopia to a workshop by Desmond Payne, Master Distiller of Beefeater Gin, we rounded up all the pictorial highlights from Hong Kong's drinks trade.

‘Beer break at 12’: BBR marks 50 years in Basingstoke

UK fine wine merchant Berry Bros & Rudd is marking 50 years since it opened its warehouse and bottling line in Basingstoke, leading one worker to recall the rather different pace of life back then.

The week in pictures

Sam Neill's pregnant pig and a burlesque dancer hanging from the roof of a Napa winery were among the more unusual pictorial highlights this week, while the harvest got underway in earnest in Champagne and the French Foreign Legion helped out in Provence.

BBR bolsters Italian team

Berry Bros and Rudd has bolstered its buying team with the appointment of Direct Wines’ Davy Zyw to head up its Italian wine buying. 

The big interview: Dan Jago

August 11th, 2017

Simon Berry to retire

June 19th, 2017

Uncorked: Jasper Morris MW

February 6th, 2017

Jasper Morris MW to leave BBR

January 20th, 2017

Armit to slash wine range by 20%

December 20th, 2016

BBR appoints new buying director

December 16th, 2016

Berry Bros back in the black

November 7th, 2016

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