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Friday 30 January 2015

Europe

Africa and Asia drive SABMiller results

Beer giant SABMiller’s Q3 results were pushed upwards thanks to growing sales in Africa, Asia and Latin America the group has announced.

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 No Comments »

EU reforms sharpen competitive edge

The body that represents wine businesses in the European Union has welcomed final approval of controversial reforms, which it claims will bring an end to the “prohibitionist” restrictions on vineyard planting.

Thursday, December 19th, 2013 No Comments »

UK brewer wins best gluten-free beer award

Suffolk-based brewer St Peter’s G-Free beer has been named Europe’s Best Gluten-Free Beer at the World Beer Awards.

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Alex Salmond showcases Johnnie Walker in China

Scotland’s first minister, Alex Salmond, is currently leading a trade mission to China, showcasing Johnnie Walker whisky and the Ryder Cup golf trophy to the Chinese market.

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Pernod Ricard hit by China slowdown

Slowed growth in China has hit Pernod Ricard as the company reported a slight sales decline for the first quarter of 2013/14.

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 No Comments »

C’est pas Graves

I’ve always wanted to suggest a tongue-in-cheek advertising slogan for the wines of Pessac-Léognan.

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

Latin America drives Diageo to first quarter growth

Drinks giant Diageo has reported 3.1% organic sales growth for the three months ending September 2013 despite a slow down in Asia and continued problems in Western Europe.

Thursday, October 17th, 2013 No Comments »

A guide to celebrating Grenache Day

Today is International Grenache Day, which is designed to raise the recognition for what is widely believed to be an underrated grape variety.

Friday, September 20th, 2013 No Comments »

The top 10 vodka brands

The leading vodka brand is ranked as the largest spirit in the world, but which are the world’s biggest vodka brands?

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 10 Comments »

Code changes: Modern members clubs

You can tell a lot about the modern breed of private members’ clubs by their drinks list.

Monday, September 16th, 2013 No Comments »

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