You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Tuesday 24 January 2017 loc: US

Business

Beam Suntory buys Sipsmith

Beam Suntory has taken a “controlling stake” in London distiller Sipsmith, after rumours emerged yesterday that its owners were preparing to sell.

Friday, December 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Is Sipsmith preparing to sell?

The owners of London distillery Sipsmith are rumoured to be looking to sell up, having reportedly hired consultants at a financial advisory group to guide talks with potential buyers.

Thursday, December 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne growth ‘slowing significantly’ across Europe

Sales of Prosecco in Europe are continuing to grow faster than Champagne in both volume and value, with market analysts reporting slowing growth of Champagne across much of Europe.

Thursday, December 15th, 2016 3 Comments »

World markets enjoying December ‘Santa surge’

Investors in the world’s major drinks companies have seen their share holdings grow strongly in 2016.

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Chicago Goose Island lands in London

Chicago’s Goose Island Beer Company, the craft beer business owned by brewing giant AB InBev, is set to launch its first UK bar.

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Conviviality snaps up stores in South East

Conviviality Retail is set to boost its presence in the South East after acquiring 15 new stores.

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Premium own label set to fly this Christmas

Premium own label lines are set to record their highest ever sales figures over Christmas, the latest data from market analyst Kantar Worldpanel has predicted.

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Asahi spends €7bn on European beer brands

AB InBev has agreed to sell SAB Miller’s central and eastern European beer business to Japan’s Asahi for €7.3 billion (US$7.8bn), following its $106bn takeover of the brewer earlier this year.

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 No Comments »

C&C and AB InBev extends deal

Magners producer C&C is outsourcing the distribution of its cider portfolio through an expansion of an existing deal with AB InBev.

Monday, December 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Zonin: China ‘presents a challenge’ for Italian wine

Francesco Zonin, the vice president of Zonin has said despite heavy investment, China still presents a challenge for Italian wine producers.

Monday, December 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Most Read

The best-selling Spanish wine brands in UK retailers

10th January, 2017 by Arabella Mileham

Spain's women in wine to watch

10th January, 2017 by Lucy Shaw

The top 10 most iconic bars in film

5th January, 2017 by Octavia Bromell

Top 10 most popular whiskey cocktails

6th January, 2017 by Octavia Bromell

Restaurant openings to watch in 2017

6th January, 2017 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 wine gadgets for 2017

4th January, 2017 by Octavia Bromell

Spain's top women winemakers

9th January, 2017 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 food and drink trends for 2017

4th January, 2017 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 worst drunk TV interviews

6th January, 2017 by Octavia Bromell

10 stellar South African Chenins

18th January, 2017 by Darren Smith