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Sunday 23 November 2014

Spirits

Drinks body launches sponsorship code

A host of UK drinks producers, venues and retailers have agreed to abide by a new code enforcing the promotion of responsible drinking.

Friday, January 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Russia counts the cost of its vodka habit

Vodka consumption has been closely linked to data showing that 25% of Russian men will die before the age of 55.

Friday, January 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Suntory eyes the big league

Beam’s shareholders must be beaming. For years a division of the underperforming Fortune Brands, it became a separate company two years ago, since when the share price has doubled to $83.50.

Friday, January 31st, 2014 No Comments »

LVMH posts 9% rise in wine and spirit profits

LVMH has toasted a successful 2013 recording a total revenue of €29.1 billion – an increase on the previous year of 4%.

Friday, January 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Vinexpo to increase emphasis on spirits

This May’s Vinexpo Hong Kong will feature a dedicated spirits zone to capitalise on the fast growing drinks category in Asia.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Cheap booze should be ‘pulled from shelves’

Super-strength alcohol which is “cheaper than bottles of water” should be pulled from shelves, according to a recent UK health report.

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo acquires Tequila brand

Drinks giant Diageo has announced it has acquired the “Peligroso” super-premium Tequila brand.

Monday, January 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Rémy Martin names new CEO

Rémy Cointreau has confirmed the appointment of Eric Vallat as CEO for its Rémy Martin Cognac brand, following the resignation of Patrick Piana.

Monday, January 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 whisky cocktails

If you’re gearing up for a Burn’s Night celebration this weekend but don’t fancy a swig of the strong stuff, take a look through our whisky cocktail alternatives.

Friday, January 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

Top wine fairs of 2014

From London to Hong Kong via Dusseldorf, we take a tour of the key wine and spirits exhibitions of 2014.

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

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