LVMH has reported a 4% increase to its revenue for the first nine months of 2014, however wine and spirits was its only category not to achieve any growth.
The International Wine & Spirit Competition has announced seven shortlisted candidates for this year’s Outstanding Achievement Award in the Scotch Whisky Industry.
Pernod Ricard has rebuffed claims its Korean arm was fined £5 million by the country’s tax service, stating there were merely “differences of interpretation” in relation to an audit.
Tesco has suspended three executives – including its director for beer, wine and spirits – as part of an investigation into a £250 million profit overestimation.
Younger consumers’ thirst for popular favourites such as the Mojito has driven an increase in UK on-trade cocktail sales of over 10% in the last two years, according to a new report.
This week saw London whipped into a cocktail frenzy, David Beckham raise a toast to his new Scotch and three drinks business Global Masters competitions take place.
French liqueur brand Cointreau has unveiled the latest addition to its stable, Cointreau Noir – a blend of orange liqueur and Cognac.
UK retailer The Whisky Shop has unveiled a new online outlet, which promises a “luxurious, educational and accessible” internet shopping experience.
The judging for the sixth Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Competition has begun with the pan-Asian panel tasting wines, spirits and sake.
Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard is opening its Irish Whiskey Academy to the general public for the first time with courses starting from November.
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