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Beer

London Fields Brewery owner in fraud charge

The owner of London Fields Brewery has been charged with a suspected £1 million fraud, while the Hackney brewery has been put up for sale.

Monday, March 21st, 2016 1 Comment »

Burger King gets permission to sell beer in UK

Burger King has been granted permission to sell beer at one of its London branches, making it the first fast food chain in the UK to offer alcohol.

Monday, March 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Budget means UK wine drinkers will pay £1.3bn more

British Chancellor George Osborne’s decision to increase wine duty will see drinkers pay £1.3 billion extra over the next five years, according to analysis seen by db.

Friday, March 18th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

A Benevolent bash, cocktail conjurers, ProWein, and a record-breaking musical performance inspired by Jäegermeister – what a week to be in the drinks trade.

Friday, March 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Guinness gets it: Distinctiveness sells beer

Guinness – the beer synonymous with St Patrick’s day – certainly is ‘Made of More’, as its advertising is marked by its distinctiveness and its effective delivery.

Thursday, March 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Beer and winemaking among top dream jobs

Winemakers and brewers should count their blessings, as their jobs are among the top dream careers that people would most like to do, a new study has revealed.

Thursday, March 17th, 2016 1 Comment »

Bar offers $12k beer-drinking internship

A craft beer chain is giving three interns the chance to travel the US and report back on their beer-drinking experiences – all while being paid $12,000 for the pleasure.

Thursday, March 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Budget 2016: Trade and analysts react

The British Chancellor George Osborne has frozen taxes on beer, cider and spirits in his 2016 budget, while wine was overlooked – so could he have done more?

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Pub bans quiz team trio that keep winning

Three friends have been banned from a pub quiz because their “constant winning” left punters disgruntled and caused attendance numbers to dwindle.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 1 Comment »

Victory as UK beer taxes are frozen

The Chancellor George Osborne has today announced a freeze in beer duty in support of brewers, pubs and beer drinkers.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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