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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


Distell appoints new head of retail travel

African wine and spirit producer Distell has appointed a new head of global travel retail.

Monday, June 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Value of Diageo’s ‘prestige’ brands up 29%

Amid the continuing speculation about the future of former chairman VJ Mallya, Diageo continues to improve the business model at United Spirits, India’s largest spirits group.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Brewdog aims to ‘disrupt the sprits sector’

Brewdog has revealed the brand identity of its new spirits arm, Lone Wolf, as its prepares to “disrupt the spirits sector” with the launch of a range of vodkas, whiskies and gins.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Tango, sexy fish, bountiful blooms, a Cloudy Bay garden, Michel Roux Jr and lashings of rum help to make this week in drinks a memorable one.

Friday, May 27th, 2016 No Comments »

China rebounds as Vinexpo’s number one visitor

This year’s Vinexpo demonstrated China’s surge back into the global wine scene as the number of Mainland visitors increased by 9% from 2014’s show figures.

Friday, May 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Borough Wines boosts offer with nano-distillery

Borough Wines is boosting its focus on small-batch spirits and craft beer after unveiling an on-site distillery at its new permanent shop in Islington.

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Glasgow tops wine and spirits trade growth

Glasgow is the fastest growing UK city for workers in the wine and spirits industry according to new data from LinkedIn.

Monday, May 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 ways the EU affects how we drink

As the UK prepares to vote on our place in the EU, how does Europe shape the way we drink and affect how we buy and sell alcohol?

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016 1 Comment »

The week in pictures

Clock towers, secret gardens, fountains of wine, boat parties, pink fizz, Robert de Niro and sausage Martinis all make cameos in this weeks drinks trade shenanigans.

Friday, May 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Duty free wine and spirits suffer 2.7% decline

Global sales of duty free declined by 2.3% in 2015, with the wine and spirits category reporting a 2.7% drop in sales, according to the Tax Free World Association.

Thursday, May 19th, 2016 No Comments »

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