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Friday 9 October 2015


Diageo rethinks super brewery scheme

Diageo’s move to invest €153 million in its iconic St James’s Gate brewery in Dublin suggests the company has scrapped plans for a “super brewery” on the outskirts of the city.

Friday, January 13th, 2012 No Comments »

Businesses to pay for 2012 Olympics

Are the London Olympic and Paralympic Games going to cost your business?

Friday, January 13th, 2012 No Comments »

Currency Watch: A familiar story

The move back to the market situation we saw at the end of 2011 is almost complete as this week comes to a close.

Friday, January 13th, 2012 No Comments »

US tops global wine consumption chart

The US has edged ahead of Italy and France to become the world’s largest wine market by volume.

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 No Comments »

Diageo completes Ethiopian beer move

Diageo has completed the acquisition of Ethiopian beer firm Meta Brewery for US$225 million.

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 No Comments »

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 »

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