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Thursday 30 July 2015

Business

Tax alcohol based on abv, says EU report

The chief executive of the Wine and Spirit Trade Association has called a report into tackling alcohol harms in the EU “disappointing”, after it suggested taxing alcohol based on its abv.

Friday, March 6th, 2015 1 Comment »

Molson Coors re-launches wholesale business

One of the UK’s largest brewers, Molson Coors, has re-launched its wholesale business, but having dropped the term “wholesale”, believing it does not fully reflect its offering.

Friday, March 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Top strategies for beer and cider in 2015

Amid rumoured mergers and premiumisation, Amin Alkhatib, drinks analyst at Euromonitor, shares his top strategies for beer and cider in 2015.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo invests $400m in Don Julio

Diageo has confirmed its commitment to Don Julio Tequila by pledging $400 million in its future, with plans to expand production and build a heritage centre in Jalisco.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Dan Jago to return to Tesco

Dan Jago is to return to Tesco in a new role following his suspension as its head of BWS amid a financial probe into a £263m “black hole” in the supermarket’s finances.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 No Comments »

UK sales of Franciacorta wines soar

Sales of Franciacorta wines in the UK rose by 172.5% in volume throughout 2014 compared with the same period in 2013, according to new figures.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Five key spirits trends for 2015

Drinking vinegar, raki and Japanese whisky are just some of the trends predicted to take the spirits world by storm in 2015.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 No Comments »

AV pushes brands over bulk

Australian Vintage has reported a 16% rise in total revenue in its half year results, boosted by a double digit increase in sales of its branded wines.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Majestic Wine CEO steps down

Majestic Wine CEO Steve Lewis has stepped down with “immediate effect” as the company moves into a “crucial stage” in its development, it has been announced.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 1 Comment »

New CEO for Carlsberg as beer sales drop

Carlsberg has announced Cees ‘t Hart, currently CEO of Dutch dairy company Royal Friesland Campina, as its new CEO.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

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