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Monday 29 August 2016 loc: GB

Spirits

Top 10 Scotch whisky brands

Following a rocky few years for the Scotch category, we run down the top best-selling whisky brands by volume of 2015.

Friday, July 1st, 2016 6 Comments »

Premium trend boosts US alcohol market

US consumers are drinking more than ever with brand innovation and premiumisation credited with helping its alcohol market to post gains across the board in 2015.

Thursday, June 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Mallya summoned to money laundering court

Former United Spirits owner Vijay Mallya has been ordered to appear in person before a Mumbai anti-money laundering court on 29 July.

Thursday, June 30th, 2016 1 Comment »

Diageo shares surge after Brexit vote

Diageo’s chief executive made it plain before the Brexit referendum that he wanted Britain to remain a member of the European Union. So why have Diageo’s shares surged in the aftermath of the vote to leave?

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Denis O’Flynn to leave Pernod after 16 years

WSTA chairman and managing director of Pernod Ricard UK, Denis O’Flynn, is to leave the wine and spirits group after 16 years at the company.

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Jack Daniels to pay tribute to slaves that built business

Popular whiskey makers Jack Daniel’s is to start to publicly acknowledge the contribution made by slaves toward its success.

Monday, June 27th, 2016 No Comments »

American bar in trouble for bacon-infused vodka

A bar in Oklahoma has found itself in hot water after police discovered they had been infusing vodka with bacon.

Monday, June 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Beefeater unveils new bottle design

Beefeater Gin has unveiled a new packaging for its bottle dedicated to the brand’s home city of London.

Monday, June 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Ex-William Grant CEO rejoins Bacardi

Stella David, former CEO of William Grant & Sons, has been elected to the board of directors of Bacardi – returning to the Bermuda-based company after 10 years.

Friday, June 24th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

A meeting with opera legend Plácido Domingo, the conclusion of db’s Bourgogne Wines on Tour series and a trip up the Shard – it’s been another busy week.

Friday, June 24th, 2016 No Comments »

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