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Monday 22 December 2014

Spirits

Xmas drinking impact measured

A survey has revealed that young adults in the UK will consume up to 4,000 extra calories through drinking at festive parties this Christmas.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Young Americans ditching beer for wine

Young Americans are falling out of love with beer while their preference for wine and spirits increases, according to a study by Goldman Sachs.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 drinks tweets of the week

This week’s collection of industry tweets from the likes of Susy Atkins and Fiona Beckett features yoga meltdowns, movie quotes and celebrity spotting.

Thursday, December 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Work starts on £100m Scotch distillery

Construction has begun on a £100 million distillery and visitor’s centre for Edrington’s The Macallan Scotch whisky.

Thursday, December 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Christmas cocktails

‘Tis the season to get hosting, and what better way to entertain your nearest and dearest than with a Christmas cocktail. Here, we’ve assembled the top jolly tipples.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Australian retail giant buys Summergate

One of China’s major wine importers, Summergate Fine Wines & Spirits, and its retail subsidiary Pudao Wines have been bought by Australian drinks retail giant Woolworth’s Liquor Group.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Armed gang steals truckload of booze

Thousands of cases of Jameson whiskey, Bombay Sapphire gin and Jack Daniel’s have been stolen in a violent robbery at a warehouse in Dublin.

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Christmas drinks gifts

With the festive season now officially underway, the drinks business has rounded up some of the best limited edition drinks gifts on offer.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Tarquin’s launches Face Time campaign

The “world’s first” gin marketing campaign using Face Time – Apple’s online video chat app – has been launched by Tarquin’s Gin.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Baijiu executive in corruption probe

A top executive of Chinese state-owned Baijiu maker Moutai is under investigation by China’s disciplinary watchdog.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

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