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Thursday 23 October 2014

Rum

French strike in defence of on-job drinking

While most strikes are over pay or conditions, French rail workers went on strike this week in defence of two colleagues caught drinking on the job.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 celebrity drinks brands

From David Beckham and Justin Timberlake to Jude Law, the drinks industry has attracted no end of A-list stars keen to show their support for their favourite tipple.

Monday, September 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Punk icon Iggy Pop turns fashion designer

Fashion rebel and punk rock icon Iggy Pop has joined forces with Sailor Jerry to launch a limited edition clothing range.

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 spirits brands

The titans of the spirits world battle it out for a spot in the top 10, as we count down the biggest brands of 2014 by volume.

Friday, August 15th, 2014 1 Comment »

Bacardi releases biographical comic

Rum giant Bacardi has released a graphic novel looking back at the history of the brand, focussing on the turbulent life of the son of its founder.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

First UV energy tablet cocktail to launch

An entrepreneur is to launch what he claims is the world’s first “tablet cocktail mixer” drink that glows under UV lighting and boosts energy levels.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo rapped over Captain Morgan ad

An “irresponsible” advert posted on Diageo’s Captain Morgan Facebook page has been banned by the UK Advertising Standards Authority.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Macallan cask sells for HK$2m

A cask of 1991 Macallan has sold for nearly HK$2 million at auction in Hong Kong, well above its high estimate.

Monday, July 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Upcoming Spink sale highlights in pictures

Some highlights of the up-coming sale of rare spirits by Spink in Hong Kong next month.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Spink to auction rare spirits in HK

Spink auctioneers are offering collectors the chance to buy rare rums, whiskies, Cognacs and eaux-de-vies in bottle and cask at its next Hong Kong sale in July.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 No Comments »

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