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Wednesday 22 October 2014


Gym-goers drink more

A new US study has found a link between the days we exercise and how much we drink.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Pabst sold for $700m to Russian company

A Russian beverage company has bought America’s Pabst Brewing Company for a reported US$700 million.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Pipeline to carry beer under Belgian city

The medieval town of Bruges has approved plans to install an underground beer pipeline to stop delivery trucks rumbling through its streets.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

Coors Light @ 7¢ a can

Lazy marketers are big supporters of line extensions. “It’s easy volume. There’s no risk, ” they’ll tell you.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 No Comments »

UK on-trade slashes prices by 7.5%

Up to 15,000 UK pubs, bars and restaurants will today slash their food and drink prices by 7.5% as part of a campaign to persuade the government to cut VAT.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 No Comments »

World’s first ‘seawater’ beer launched

The world’s first beer made from seawater from the Mediterranean has gone on sale in the UK at a pop-up restaurant in Soho.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Tourists’ alcohol-related claims rejected

Holidaymakers unlucky enough to be involved in an accident having enjoyed a drink beforehand risk having their claims unfairly rejected.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Starbucks tests beer-flavoured latte

Coffee giant Starbucks is developing a non-alcoholic latte that tastes like Guinness.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Charity calls for booze ban on planes

An alcohol charity is calling on Australian airlines to ban alcohol following a string of mid-flight incidents.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 2 Comments »

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 »

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