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Thursday 30 July 2015


Beer and bacteria dress to debut in Milan

A dress grown from beer and bacteria is set to premiere at the World Expo 2015 in Milan.

Thursday, March 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Cameron gifts “Co-ale-ition” beer to cabinet

To mark the end of the coalition government, British Prime Minister David Cameron gifted his cabinet with bottles of “Co-ale-ition” beer.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Trend for US gas station beer taps grows

More than 30 US states now allow gas stations and convenience stores to serve beer on tap, allowing customers to fill up 64-ounce growlers on the road.

Monday, March 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Budget reaction: Post-election moves are key

Reacting to the UK’s Budget announcement on Wednesday, Ron Emler unpicks what the duty cuts mean for the country’s burgeoning industry.

Friday, March 20th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Beer for That’ in summer push

“There’s a Beer for That”, the campaign urging the UK trade and consumers to push different beer styles for different occasions, will make a big presence across social media, cinema and TV this summer.

Friday, March 20th, 2015 No Comments »

UK politician receives beer tribute

Former UK Conservative party leader and Foreign Secretary William Hague MP has been honoured with a specially made beer to mark his retirement from politics.

Friday, March 20th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

It’s been a hectic week in the drinks trade with much of the industry decamping to Germany for ProWein, but not before letting their hair down at the Benevolent charity ball.

Friday, March 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Heineken escapes advertising ban

Heineken has escaped an ad ban after a youth alcohol council branded one of its ads “irresponsible” for implying alcohol was key to success.

Thursday, March 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Duty on beer, cider and spirits cut

The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has delivered a third consecutive cut to beer duty and slashed duty on cider and spirits by 2% in today’s 2015 Budget.

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 4 Comments »

Space yeast beer ready for lift off

Forget the beer brewed with the yeast of a man’s beard and Iceland’s whale testicle beer – Ninkasi has released a beer made from space yeast.

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 No Comments »

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