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Thursday 24 July 2014

Spirits

Patrón launches $400 Tequila for travel retail

Patrón Spirits has launched its first ever extra añejo Tequila called Gran Patrón Piedra with a price of almost US$400.

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 3 Comments »

Paul Walsh: Growth Accelerator

His track record at the world’s leading drinks business speaks for itself, and CEO Paul Walsh leaves Ron Emler in no doubt that his strategy of investing in existing brands and focusing on emerging markets will take Diageo to ever greater heights

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 No Comments »

Diageo CEO leaves impressive legacy

“Diageo is a very fine racehorse but it can’t have two jockeys,” said chief executive of Diageo, Paul Walsh, in an exclusive interview with db.

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 No Comments »

Diageo’s initial United offer is rebuffed

Diageo’s offer to buy a 25% stake in United Spirits (USL), the dominant spirits group in the Indian market, has been rebuffed by shareholders, according to reports from Mumbai.

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 No Comments »

Social Eating House

Great food, tantalising drinks and good friends

Monday, April 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Mezcal: the other Mexican spirit

It’s important that mezcal gets its deserving place on the shelf as a delicious and enjoyable spirit.

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 No Comments »

Arrest made over cocaine in rum bottles

A man has been arrested and charged by Border Force officers after they seized cocaine, that was discovered in bottles of rum.

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 No Comments »

db Green Awards 2013 winners announced

Spain’s Miguel Torres and California’s Jackson Family Wines were triumphant at the Green Awards ceremony in London.

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 No Comments »

Women hit hardest by UK drink duty hike

Analysis from the WSTA has found women to bear the financial brunt as the beer tax cut is wiped out by wine and spirit increases.

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 1 Comment »

Famous movie drinking scenes

Some of the most famous screen drunks and drunken scenes in movie history.

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 No Comments »

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