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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


Obama opens Cuba door wider

Pernod Ricard has come another step closer to getting back into the US market with its Havana Club rum range.

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Ex-Diageo execs launch rum in Bali

Nusa Cana is a new premium rum brand launched in Bali between former Diageo executives, Marc Rodrigues, Joe Milner and Andy Gaunt in conjunction with Hong Kong-based mixologist, Sam Jeveons.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 No Comments » snaps up Bacardi brands

China’s largest e-commerce company, has taken on the full range of Bacardi’s wine and spirits portfolio, including Grey Goose, Dewar’s, Bombay Sapphire, Martini and Bacardi rum.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Rhum J.M in HK and Singapore DFS

The VSOP and X.O expressions from Martinique’s oldest rum distillery, Rhum J.M have been listed in the luxury duty free stores in Hong Kong and Singapore airports.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Top five cocktails for National Rum Day

It’s National Rum Day today, and while you may not be lucky enough to be sunning yourself on a Caribbean island, these rum-laced cocktails will help you get into the tiki spirit.

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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 »

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 »

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