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Wednesday 26 November 2014

Spirits

Pernod results mark global turning point

Pernod Ricard’s recent sales figures have confirmed a trend of small but gradual improvement in the global trading environment.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine world readies for Vinexpo Nippon

With the start of Vinexpo Nippon just over a week away, the full programme of events has been released.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

At-home whisky-ageing ‘stick’ launched

A wooden stick that it is claimed can age whisky by up to three years in just 24 hours has been launched on crowdfunding site Kickstarter.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Tesco chairman steps down amid turmoil

Tesco has been found to have overstated its profits by £263m, £14m more than first thought, as it revealed today that its post-tax profits are down 92%.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Pernod hails return to growth

Pernod Ricard has predicted organic profit increase of “between +1% and +3%” for 2014/15, as it announced a return to growth in its first quarter.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Harrods’ top 10 bestsellers

Harrods’ wine buyer, Ed Gerard, reveals the top-grossing wines and spirits at the famous Knightsbridge store in the year to date.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Vodka drip saves poisoned cat

A pet cat who was doused with antifreeze by yobs has been saved from death after being given half a litre of vodka.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Clooney unveils new Tequila expression

Hollywood actor George Clooney has expanded his Tequila empire with a new añejo bottling.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 drinks world records

From the world’s largest bottle of wine to the longest wine list, this record-breaking top ten shows the lengths people will go to have a drink in style.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 1 Comment »

Whisky sales to overtake vodka in US

Sales of whisky in the US will surpass those of vodka for the first time since 2007 this year, marking a shift in American consumer preferences.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

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