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Thursday 27 October 2016 loc: US


Top 10 new products

This month’s new products include Louis Roederer’s second Brut Nature vintage, a gin made from the by-products of wine and Coravin’s latest wonder wine opener.

Thursday, September 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Could synthetic alcohol replace booze?

A synthetic alcohol that reduces the risk of a hangover could replace fermented and distilled alcohol by 2050, claims its inventor.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 1 Comment »

Diageo on track for good performance, CEO says

Diageo has reported a good start to its financial year on the back of the momentum it created last year, its chief executive has said.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Travel retail market shrinks but malt whisky holds its own

Blended whisky brands declined in the travel retail market according to the latest figures from the International Wine & Spirits Research – but malts have continued to hold their own.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Discounters drive UK supermarket growth

The UK supermarket sector has recorded two consecutive months of growth in both volume and value sales for the first time in two years, according to Nielsen.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Hot drinks trends set to hit the UK in 2017

We’ve had the gin boom, the coffee boom, the Japanese whisky boom – but what are the hot new trends for 2017? Dawn Davies MW and Sukhvinder Singh of The Whisky Exchange give db the low-down….

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo considering job cuts at London HQ

Diageo is said to be reviewing staff levels as it works to make savings of £500m, with speculation mounting that jobs may be cut from its London HQ and global operations team.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Our weekly pictorial round-up takes in the winners of the Roederers and Taittinger’s Prix Culinaire, Bacchus Marathon runners at Denbies, and Naomi Campbell in the world’s first “bio-responsive garden”.

Friday, September 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Dan Jago named WSTA chairman

Dan Jago, chief executive of Berry Bros. & Rudd, has replaced Denis O’Flynn as chairman of the Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA).

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 No Comments »

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 »

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