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Sunday 31 July 2016 loc: US


The Macallan maker reports £7m fall in profits

Spirits producer Edrington, which owns whisky brands The Macallan and The Famous Grouse, has reported a fall in profits of £7 million in its end of year financial results.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Elements Eight relaunches to highlight craft roots

Rum brand Elements Eight is relaunching with a slimmer portfolio and new packaging that highlights its artisan credentials.

Friday, July 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Blogger creates Harry Potter cocktail potion

Harry Potter fans will have another reason to get excited upon the creation of a cocktail inspired by the story.

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Havana Club unveils Añejo Clásico and “The Golden Age, Aged Well” campaign

Marking two decades of U.S. presence and celebrating the peak of Cuba’s cultural resurgence, HAVANA CLUB™ Puerto Rican rum is rolling out an exciting national market expansion.

Friday, June 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

18th century sailors killed by poisoned rum?

The use of lead equipment in 18th century rum production may have contributed to the deaths of British sailors in the Caribbean think archaeologists.

Monday, May 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Rum fever hits Hong Kong

The fourth annual rum festival is back in Hong Kong with a much bigger focus on consumers, says organiser, Max Traverse.

Friday, May 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Bacardi bans straws and stirrers

Bacardi has banned plastic straws and stirrers from its company events in an effort to reduce waste.

Friday, April 1st, 2016 1 Comment »

Bacardi asks court to remove Havana Club mark

Bacardi has upped its battle with Pernod Ricard and the Cuban government, calling on a US court to strike their joint venture’s Havana Club rum brand from the register.

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 2 Comments »

Pernod revamps Havana Club amid Bacardi feud

Pernod Ricard has created a new Havana Club expression and relaunched its global cocktail competition centred on the Cuban rum, despite recent protests from Bacardi over its trademark.

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 1 Comment »

Winner of HK Bacardi Legacy announced

Kervin Unido, bartender at Mr & Mrs Fox, has been named the winner of the Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan leg of the 2016 Bacardi Legacy competition.

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

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