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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


Diageo chairman to step down

Drinks giant Diageo has confirmed its chairman is stepping down, sparking speculation of an imminent shake-up of the company’s board.

Monday, April 11th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

It’s celebrities galore in this week’s round-up of the goings-on in the drinks trade, as the Rolling Stones toasted their new exhibition and a Hollywood actress added a new variety to her wine range.

Friday, April 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Analysis: Should craft beer drop the hop?

Our monthly analysis of the latest trends in the drinks trade looks at the scope for further experimentation in beer away from hop-heavy brewing into more sessionable, quaffable drinks.

Friday, April 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Majestic customers choose ‘Naked Ladies’ beer for core range

Majestic is launching Naked Ladies – a London beer chosen by its customers that will go into national distribution.

Friday, April 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Young ‘more interested in food’ than drinks

Young adults get their kicks out of good food more than they do from drinking, new research into the state of the UK dining and on-trade market has found.

Friday, April 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 American craft breweries

The US is the home of the craft beer movement, which is increasingly sweeping the market previously monopolised by global brands. But which breweries are leading the charge?

Thursday, April 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Innis & Gunn buys Inveralmond Brewery

Innis & Gunn has bought Scotland’s Inveralmond Brewery and plans to transform its Perth site into a state-of-the-art brewing and maturation facility.

Thursday, April 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Indian state completely bans alcohol

The state of Bihar in eastern India has banned the sale and consumption of alcohol, making it the latest region in the country to introduce whole or partial prohibition.

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Sexism in Big Beer ads: A 21st century myth

While Big Beer certainly had its low points when it came to sexist advertising, it’s the so-called “right on” craft brewers that are the worst culprits today, says Dan Fox.

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 No Comments »

US man sues AB InBev over ‘deceptive’ Leffe

AB Inbev is being sued by a beer drinker in the US who claims its Leffe beer brand duped him into believing it was brewed in a Belgian abbey.

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 1 Comment »

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