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Spirits

What can vodka do to revive its flagging fortunes?

Vodka is waiting impatiently backstage for its star turn, but gin and Bourbon are hogging the limelight. What could vodka brands do to turn around global sales? asks Tony Enoch.

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Top new products of the month

September saw a whole host of interesting drinks hitting the shelves in the UK, with an urban wine, a canned cocktail and a rockstar whisky among the headlines.

Monday, October 12th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

The drinks trade was kept busy this week, as royalty paid a visit, a globe-spanning flight was launched, and the Left Bank leapt to life with its Cabernet Sauvignon harvest.

Friday, October 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Vinexpo HK to showcase Italian wine

Vinexpo Hong Kong, the international wine and spirits trade show, will be making Italy its guest of honour at the next session on 24-26 May 2016.

Thursday, October 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Tesco profit halved as supplier terms change

Tesco’s half-year results have shown that profits have been slashed by 55% on last year, as the retailer also revealed “simpler” terms for its alcohol suppliers.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Top new products at TFWA Cannes

As the travel retail industry readies itself for a week in the sun at TFWA Cannes, we round up some special drinks products set to debut at the show.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 No Comments »

IWSC unveils 2015 trophy shortlists

The International Wine and Spirit Competition has revealed its shortlists for the 2015 Trophy Awards, featuring the brightest talent in the drinks trade.

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Nine of the best gin distillery tours

With distillers falling over themselves to produce craft gins to satisfy growing demand, we round up some of the UK’s best gin distillery tours.

Monday, October 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Technology used to fight back against fakes

Producers are fighting back against the “booming” drinks counterfeit business with increasingly intelligent new technology, putting fakers on the back foot.

Monday, October 5th, 2015 No Comments »

New team at the drinks business

the drinks business has made several changes to its editorial staff following the departure of Gabriel Stone as Editor.

Friday, October 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

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