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Monday 27 April 2015

New York

Airport cleaner steals 1,500 mini liquor bottles

A woman stole more than 1,400 miniature bottles of booze worth $10,000 while working as an airplane cleaner at JFK Airport in New York.

Monday, April 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Tommy Guns vodka settles lawsuit

The maker of Tommy Guns vodka has settled the lawsuit brought to court by Saeilo Enterprises, the company behind the infamous Thompson machine gun.

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 1 Comment »

Coyote found roaming roof of NY bar

A wild coyote gave New Yorkers a shock after it was found roaming the roof of a bar in Queens.

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Yquem toast of Zachy’s New York sale

Among the stars of Zachy’s latest New York auction was a magnum of Château d’Yquem which sold for twice its pre-sale high estimate.

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 No Comments »

Sotheby’s offers ‘greatest ever Burgundy collection’

Sotheby’s has announced that its next New York sale will feature the “greatest Burgundy collection” it has ever offered.

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 No Comments »

Clove Club first UK resto to go pre-paid

Michelin-starred British restaurant The Clove Club in Shoreditch is to be the first restaurant in the UK to ask diners to pay for their meal in advance of their visit.

Monday, March 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Crystal maker Baccarat opens NY hotel

French crystal maker Baccarat has launched its first hotel in New York boasting “push for Champagne” buttons and a 20 by 25 foot wall of crystal glassware.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Drinks delivery app gets $1.1m to expand

An on-demand alcohol delivery app has secured US$1.1 million from private investors to expand its service into more US cities.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Christie’s kicks off NYC spring season

Christie’s is beginning its New York spring season with an online sale featuring over 900 bottles of Madeira.

Monday, March 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Drinks team suspended over stripper photos

Senior salesmen from a major US drinks distributor have been suspended after sending lewd strip club images to a Laurent Perrier executive.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 8 Comments »

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