April Fools’ Day didn’t escape the notice of the alcohol industry, with some particularly foolish stories doing the rounds this year.
The world’s first vodka infused with rum will be launched on 31 March in the UK.
Bibendum has launched two limited edition Plantation Rums exclusively to the UK market.
Rémy Cointreau has recorded a rise in first half operating profits, driven by strong demand for its Cognac in Asia.
This week we talk to Dave Steward, business development director of UK spirits distributor Marblehead.
A leading rum producer has hit out at the category’s pricing structure.
Rum is set to be the next big thing in Asia, according to Arnaud de Trabuc of Banks Rum.
As the cocktail cognoscenti rediscovers the classics of yesteryear, so gin sees a resurgence in interest, as do stablemates rum, vodka and Tequila.
The rum category is “on fire”, according to a leading UK distributor.
Pernod Ricard is to launch a blend of rum and Tequila under the Malibu brand umbrella next year.
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