Rum

Five brilliant failures from the creator of Baileys

The drinks industry is awash with clever ideas that never become mainstream brands – and here we bring you five brilliant failures from the creator of Baileys.

Distillery scrambles to contain freak molasses spill

A rum distillery in Antigua is working to contain a freak molasses spill – the first of its kind in its 85-year history – after a storage tank containing 2,000 tonnes of the thick, sticky substance overflowed.

China’s demand for imported spirits remains high

Currently one of the world's biggest spirits consumers, China’s appetite for imported spirits remains insatiable with the latest figures from Chinese Customs suggesting significant growth in both volume and value.

Distell partners with Angostura in UK

South African drinks producer Distell has announced it is rekindling its distribution partnership with Angostura Holdings in the UK.

Top 10 new products: March

March 22nd, 2017

Don Q lands in HK

November 24th, 2016

Obama opens Cuba door wider

October 17th, 2016

Ex-Diageo execs launch rum in Bali

September 23rd, 2016

JD.com snaps up Bacardi brands

September 8th, 2016

Rhum J.M in HK and Singapore DFS

September 8th, 2016

Rum fever hits Hong Kong

May 6th, 2016

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