Champagne sells 4m fewer bottles in the UK in 2017

Sales of Champagne in UK retailers fell by 20% in 2017, and the total British market for the fizz has shrunk by around four million bottles in the past 12 months.

UK cider sales top £1 billion for first time since 2014

The UK's cider industry has hit sales of £1 billion for the first time since 2014, Nielsen has confirmed, with sales rising by 5.5% year-on-year in the 12 months to July 2017.

Nielsen: US wine sales stronger than beer

Sales of wine and spirits across the US on- and off-trade grew at a faster rate than beer sales, the latest data from Nielsen has shown.

Cans now make up a quarter of all craft beer sold in UK

Gone are the days of stigma around 'tinnies' as a quarter of the UK's craft beer is now sold in cans, according to new figures.

Pernod in premium wine push

March 15th, 2012

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