Problems in the Polish market have seen profits tumble by -77% at drinks group Stock Spirits, which released its half-year results today.
The recently renamed Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits has reported a 4.5% sales increase for the first half of 2015 after implementing a new strategic plan.
European spirits producer Stock Spirits has warned shareholders of its “extremely weak” performance in the first quarter of 2015.
Belvédère Group, owner of Sobieski vodka and Marie Brizard liqueurs, saw net sales fall 4.1% in 2014, as it implemented a major strategic review.
UK-based distiller Stock Spirits has issued a profit warning after a 15% alcohol duty hike in its main market of Poland created a “very tough” trading environment.
C&C Group has hit out at “discriminatory” behaviour from Polish authorities, who forced it to remove advertising for cider brand Magners from team shirts during a Champions League match.
A Cognac was launched in Poland yesterday using a range of extremely rare distillates, the oldest of which dates back to 1805.
An extremely rare, limited edition, Cognac using spirits that pre-date the arrival of phylloxera is to be launched later this month.
Catching drink drivers could soon be as simple as pointing a laser, thanks to a device that can detect the presence of alcohol inside a moving car.
Stock Spirits, the Buckinghamshire-based company which is the largest producer of vodka in Poland and the Czech Republic, made a successful debut on the London stock market earlier this week.
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