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Wednesday 7 December 2016 loc: GB

Spirits

Sotheby’s and Christie’s announce April sales

“Benchmark” claret and rare brandies marking the election of the first 39 US presidents will lead Sotheby’s and Christie’s respective sales in London and New York this April.

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Top new drinks products of the month

March saw a host of new products hit our shelves, from oak-rested gin to a bottled Bellini and England’s first home-grown Albariño. Check out our top picks here.

Monday, April 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Bacardi bans straws and stirrers

Bacardi has banned plastic straws and stirrers from its company events in an effort to reduce waste.

Friday, April 1st, 2016 1 Comment »

The week in pictures

This week the drinks trade celebrated openings, awards and anniversaries, all documented in these fantastic pictures – with a few April Fools tricks thrown in. Can you separate fact from fiction?

Friday, April 1st, 2016 1 Comment »

Brewdog’s spirits arm to launch in April

Scottish craft brewer Brewdog will launch its new spirits arm next month, almost two years after announcing its intention to take on the spirits world.

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

In a more petite collection accounting for the short Easter week, see choice snaps of the parties, tastings and launches that kept the drinks trade busy this week.

Thursday, March 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 wine and sports tie-ups

When we think of drinks brands and sports sponsorships, lager and football immediately spring to mind. But these wine brands show that beer hasn’t got the sports market all to themselves.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

UK drinks trade backs remaining in the EU

The UK wine and spirits trade has overwhelmingly come out in support of Britain remaining in the European Union.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 1 Comment »

Top 10 marketing moves of the month

Celebrity tie-ups and sponsorships ahead of a summer of sport have been among the myriad marketing moves in the drinks trade over the last month.

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Nemiroff tops list of Ukranian vodka exporters

Nemiroff is the biggest vodka exporter in Ukraine, shipping US$30 million-worth of vodka outside the country last year, official figures have shown.

Friday, March 18th, 2016 No Comments »

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