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Monday 28 July 2014

Spirits

McIlroy opts for Jäger to celebrate win

Rory McIlroy showed the generational gap between himself and previous major winners as he celebrated his Open victory by drinking jägermeister from the Claret Jug.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 2 Comments »

Cocktail breaks record with 71 ingredients

A record-breaking cocktail with 71 different ingredients has been created to commemorate the upcoming Commonwealth Games.

Friday, July 18th, 2014 2 Comments »

World Cup boosts UK drinks sales by £15.1m

UK supermarket drinks sales totalled £1.1 billion during the World Cup, up £15.1 million, with England’s early exit contributing to a lacklustre performance.

Friday, July 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Cognac holds back Rémy Cointreau

Rémy Cointreau has expressed confidence in its ability to return to growth this year, despite reporting a 5.7% organic decline for its first quarter.

Friday, July 18th, 2014 No Comments »

New ‘vapour alcohol’ controversy

A new gadget that allows users to vapourise their spirits and consume alcohol through their lungs has been met with condemnation from health experts.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 1 Comment »

Drinks giants gear up for ‘momentous’ year

The end of June may have marked watersheds for both Diageo and Pernod Ricard, respectively the world’s two leading premium alcohol groups.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Pernod slams ‘sledgehammer’ ruling

Pernod Ricard has hit out at a decision by the Portman Group that the label of its Pernod brand is in breach of UK alcohol marketing rules.

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 2 Comments »

Top 10 drinks TV adverts

The drinks industry has contributed its fair share of imaginative, inspiring and humorous adverts to the small screen over the years – but these are perhaps some of the most memorable.

Monday, July 14th, 2014 2 Comments »

Snow Leopard vodka arrives in HK

Snow Leopard, the “world’s first” ethical vodka, has been launched in Hong Kong.

Monday, July 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Pernod takes control of Tequila Avión

Pernod Ricard USA has demonstrated its belief in the growth potential for high-end Tequila in this market by acquiring a majority stake in ultra-premium brand Avión.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 No Comments »

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