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Tuesday 27 September 2016 loc: US

Europe

UK not starting with ‘blank piece of paper’ post-Brexit, former Trade Minister argues

The UK is not starting with a blank piece of paper when it comes to negotiating trade agreements outside the EU, the former Minister for Trade and Minister for Europe told the wine and spirit industry – and it is not in Europe’s interests to ‘punish” the UK.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Jean-Claude Juncker forced to deny alcohol problem

The head of the European Commission has come under scrutiny after denying he has an alcohol problem, despite drinking four glasses of Champagne during an interview.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Crucial Drinks signs up European distributors

Scottish boutique drinks company Crucial Drinks has appointed two new European distributors as it eyes up international growth.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Casillero del Diablo pushes profit for CYT

Strong sales of Casillero del Diablo have helped push profit at Concha y Toro up 32.2% to Ch$13,248m in the second quarter of 2016, the Chilean wine brand has reported.

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Heineken’s ciders remain strong in Britain

Though Heineken’s beers may be popular all over Europe, in Britain their ciders are still maintaining their position at the top of the tree.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo shares surge after Brexit vote

Diageo’s chief executive made it plain before the Brexit referendum that he wanted Britain to remain a member of the European Union. So why have Diageo’s shares surged in the aftermath of the vote to leave?

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Campari posts strong results in Q1

Gruppo Campari has announced “very positive results” in the first quarter of the year with €327.4 million in sales.

Monday, May 9th, 2016 No Comments »

UK drinks trade backs remaining in the EU

The UK wine and spirits trade has overwhelmingly come out in support of Britain remaining in the European Union.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 1 Comment »

Brexit poses risk to the ‘booze cruise’

Britain leaving the European Union could see the end of cross-channel journeys for cheap alcohol, travel experts have claimed.

Monday, March 21st, 2016 No Comments »

US auction sales rise for Sotheby’s

Asian buyers dominated at Sotheby’s in 2015 but sales in New York rose by 60% as American buyers returned to the auction rooms.

Friday, February 26th, 2016 No Comments »

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