US Spirits trade body calls on Trump to resolve ‘harmful’ tariffs as whiskey exports slide

The Distilled Spirits Council has called on the US government to resolve the “harmful” export tariffs that have caused a "sharp downturn" in whiskey exports to its biggest export market.

UK gin exports rise 15% in 2018 to reach £612m

The latest figures from HM Revenue and Customs have revealed that exports of UK gin rose by 15% in 2018, compared to the previous year, rising to £612 million.

Vodka ‘to benefit from gin fatigue’

Consumers overwhelmed by the choice in the gin category and those searching for something different are increasingly looking to craft vodka brands as an alternative, believes Ogilvy Spirits' Caroline Bruce-Jarron. 

Vinexpo New York to feature WSET pop-ups

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) will present a series of free educational pop-up discussions at Vinexpo New York, which will take place on 4-5 March at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

Waitrose revamps spirits range

February 4th, 2019

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