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Wednesday 28 September 2016 loc: GB

Spirits

Ian Macleod Distillers buys Edinburgh Gin

Ian Macleod Distillers has acquired the Spencerfield Spirit Company, including its flagship brand, Edinburgh Gin.

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Bolney Wine launches gin made from English wine

Bolney Wine Estates has launched a new venture making gin made out of the waste by-products of its winemaking production.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Pernod Ricard criticises new UK alcohol guidelines

To accept the UK’s newly reduced alcohol guidelines would be “counterintuitive”, says Pernod Ricard UK’s managing director, who has suggested that the company might be forced to refrain from putting such messages on bottles altogether.

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Crucial Drinks signs up European distributors

Scottish boutique drinks company Crucial Drinks has appointed two new European distributors as it eyes up international growth.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Brexit to add €30m to Pernod Ricard profits

Britain’s vote to leave the EU will add €30 million to Pernod Ricard’s profits in its present financial year, according to Gilles Bogaert, the French group’s managing director of finance and operations.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Top new products: September

This month’s latest releases include a Champagne from The Who legend Roger Daltrey, the next instalment of David Beckham’s partnership with Diageo’s Haig Club and Louis Roederer’s 2009 Cristal.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 1 Comment »

US spirits company snaps up UK whisky business

One of America’s largest private distillers, The Sazerac Company, has snapped up one of the UK’s “most exclusive” spirits businesses, The Last Drop Distillers.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Scottish based drinks firm makes ‘Crucial’ appointment

Boutique drinks firm, Crucial Drinks, has strengthened its team with the appointment of international business leader Ken Rose as one of its partners.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

How traditional shot brands can get noticed with experiential strategies

Alcohol brands are constantly searching for new ways to encourage consumers to try something new, expand their horizons, and sample their products.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

BBR adds Irish whiskey to spirits range

Berry Bros. & Rudd has added an Irish whiskey to its spirits range, following its decision to bring distribution of its spirits in-house earlier this year.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

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