Conviviality PLC has announced the acquisition of London-based events company Peppermint, as it also revealed a 38% rise in profits.
From street art and oysters to Burgundy and beer-flavoured ice cream, we round up some of the highlights from this year’s Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Fair.
Vijay Mallya is about to step down as chairman of Diageo-controlled United Spirits before what could be an explosive annual meeting on November 24, reports from India claim.
The UK chief medical officer will recommend a “significant” lowering of the safe alcohol consumption guidelines, according to reports.
As drinks producers fight tooth-and-nail to attract the elusive yet valuable millennial consumer, here are 10 tips that brand builders would be wise to take on-board.
Hong Kong’s growing importance as a hub of the Asian drinks trade has been given a further boost, with customs clearance granted to wines imported into further regions in China.
Edgerton Gin is seeking to crack the Asian market with a new distribution deal in Singapore and a surge in interest from other markets following a successful HKTDC fair.
Taiwan is rapidly emerging as an interesting prospect for wine producers believes Debra Meiburg MW, who has described it as a “unique, robust and eager market”.
db made a run for the border with a trip to Mexico this week, while the drinks trade celebrated German Riesling and gin cocktails.
This month’s marketing campaign’s saw the drinks trade channel its cultured side, with opera, fine art and twice Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner featuring.
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