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Friday 1 August 2014

Products

Lidl plots ‘claret offensive’

Discount supermarket chain Lidl is plotting a £12 million autumn “claret offensive” against its rivals in a bid to expand into affluent central London postcodes.

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 2 Comments »

Dung-smoked beer to hit US shelves

An Icelandic brewery is preparing to launch a sheep dung-smoked IPA in the US.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 3 Comments »

Top 10 new products in October

From a new craft gin to a wine inspired by a best-selling book and a Champagne with an artist’s touch, here are some of the new products launched last month.

Friday, November 1st, 2013 3 Comments »

The week in pictures

Signing Sherry barrels, Spice Girls Champagne cocktails, skinny vodka Mojitos, aperitivo hour and Lady Gaga, it’s been a busy week in the drinks industry…

Friday, January 18th, 2013 No Comments »

Altaya doubles retail footprint with Rare & Fine Wines acquisition

Paolo Pong’s Altaya expands to six retail outlets through purchase of Hong Kong’s long-established Rare & Fine Wines chain

Thursday, January 17th, 2013 No Comments »

5th HKTDC Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair details released

50 events, from wine tastings and master classes to expert seminars, to be showcased

Thursday, October 18th, 2012 1 Comment »

Top 10 beers for summer sport

Drinking beer and watching sport go together like hot dogs and mustard, so we’ve chosen the top brews to cheer your team.

Friday, August 24th, 2012 No Comments »

Can gin talk terroir?

Master of Malt has tapped into the current gin revival with a range launch which promises “a completely new concept in the world of gin”.

Monday, July 2nd, 2012 No Comments »

“Male” Scotch seeking female pulls design award

A whisky bottle design covered in singles ads and targeted at women has won a top design prize.

Monday, July 2nd, 2012 No Comments »

Lurton shows off Old World innovation

The effect of screw cap, barrel style, bottle format and cellaring conditions on wine were thrown into the spotlight this week during a UK visit by a team from André Lurton.

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 No Comments »

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