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Tuesday 23 September 2014

Beer

Alcohol safety band praised by Microsoft

A bracelet that can detect levels of alcohol in someone’s system and “check in” to ensure the wearer is conscious has been praised by Microsoft.

Monday, September 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Beer labels show colour of brew inside

A Spanish designer has come up with an innovative way to package beer, with its label simply depicting the colour of the brew inside.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Innis & Gunn breaks £10 million barrier

Scottish brewer Innis & Gunn has reported a record turnover of £10.5 million – up 15% on last year and breaking through the £10m mark for the first time.

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Canadians drop booze restrictions

Trade barriers for wines and craft beers between two Canadian provinces are to be removed.

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 beers in the world press

This week’s top 10 roundup features hop zealots, harvest-inspired ales and lagers designed to be enjoyed while sat on the couch.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 2 Comments »

AB InBev ‘concerned’ over Ray Rice case

One of the NFL’s biggest sponsors AB InBev has announced it is “concerned” with the way a high-profile domestic abuse case was handled.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Heineken sells off 111 ‘star’ pubs

Heineken has confirmed the sale of 111 of its “star” pubs to the UK-based pub chain Admiral Taverns.

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Reconciliation beer for Scot voters

A new beer is being released in an attempt to bring back a sense of harmony among Scottish drinkers after Thursday’s independence referendum.

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Iraqi trade toils amid bribes and bombs

Iraq’s alcohol trade is struggling to survive with militias tolling the country’s main trade routes at up to $15,000 per truck.

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 No Comments »

AB InBev eyes £75bn SABMiller takeover

AB InBev is preparing to secure funds of up to £75 billion (US$122bn) to buy rival UK brewer SABMiller, according to reports by the Wall Street Journal.

Monday, September 15th, 2014 No Comments »

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