Absolut Vodka has begun releasing a new oak-aged expression into travel retail outlets worldwide following a trial rollout in the US.
AB InBev UK has pledged to include full nutritional and calorie information on 80% of its beer packaging by the end of 2017.
UK drinks distributor and retailer Conviviality is continuing its recent spending spree, completing its purchase of a majority stake in bar and events company Peppermint.
As alcoholic drinks brands seemingly get left behind in the effort to capture consumers’ imaginations, Matt Bennett wonders how booze brands can get their mojo back in 2016.
Claire Smith-Warner, the global head of spirit creation and mixology for Belvedere, has been named Brand Ambassador of the Year.
From fresh editions of classic reference tomes to scratch and sniff guides for beginners, 2015 saw the release of titles to suit every wine-loving bookworm.
Diageo has completed the sale of its US-based Chateau & Estate Wines and UK-based Percy Fox to Australia’s Treasury Wine Estates in a deal worth £361 million.
Beam Suntory has strengthened its presence in Africa, which it says has “phenomenal” potential for growth, by acquiring a 50% stake in a South African-based spirits distributor.
United Spirits, India’s market leader in spirits in which Diageo holds a controlling 55% stake, wants its shareholders to declare the company “sick”.
As Christmas approaches, we reveal what the drinks business team will be drinking come the big day.
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