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Monday 28 July 2014

Business

Constellation steadies its ship

Constellation Brands, the world’s second largest wine producer by volume, yesterday issued mixed results.

Friday, January 6th, 2012 No Comments »

Currency Watch: New year, new outlook?

The new year is upon us and it has started to resemble the final months of 2011 in some respects.

Friday, January 6th, 2012 No Comments »

Industry fury at Cameron’s pricing plans

British Prime Minister David Cameron has risked the ire of the drinks industry by suggesting he could introduce a minimum price for alcoholic drinks in England.

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 1 Comment »

Marston’s announces two year expansion plan

UK pub group and brewer Marston’s has secured £257.5 million for a two year plan that will create dozens of pubs and thousands of jobs.

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 No Comments »

Minister backs BBPA unit scheme

UK public health minister Anne Milton MP has backed a unit-awareness campaign in the on-trade.

Monday, December 19th, 2011 No Comments »

Russian Standard snaps up Gancia

Russian Standard Corporation (RSC) has made its first foray into the wine business by acquiring a 70% stake in Gancia, the Italian wine company.

Monday, December 19th, 2011 No Comments »

Share price performance shows industry’s strength

Share prices of the global drinks giants have been among the best performers on world stock markets this year.

Friday, December 16th, 2011 No Comments »

Currency Watch: 2012 here we come…

It’s time to predict the future by looking ahead to 2012 and speculating as to what may be in store.

Friday, December 16th, 2011 No Comments »

Health experts call for minimum pricing

Leading doctors and academics claim a minimum price for alcohol in the UK would prevent thousands of drink-related deaths and diseases.

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 2 Comments »

SABMiller brings in own man at Foster’s

SABMiller has moved to replace the CEO of Foster’s following its takeover of the Australian brewer last month.

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 No Comments »

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