Molson Coors has added Red Berries to its Carling Zest range, with the brewer putting £3.5 million of marketing support behind the flavoured beer category in 2014 alone.
A slide in supermarket own label sales is holding back Champagne’s UK performance but provides a major driving force for Prosecco, according to Champagne Lanson’s third Annual Category Report.
Westons Cider has set out ambitious plans to double its sales following predictions that the UK cider market will continue to outperform other drinks categories for the “forseeable future”.
Wines of Portugal has highlighted a discrepancy between its export statistics and sales figures from FMCG data agencies, claiming that the country’s UK sales are “misrepresented”.
William Grant & Sons has announced a new spirits educational scholarship in memory of employee Ian Murray.
UK wine retailer Oddbins has confirmed details for the second year of its amateur wine tasting competition, The Palate.
Lanson International’s second annual Champagne Category Report highlights strong consumer demand for more information about how individual brands taste.
The Co-operative Food has appointed former Morrisons buyer Simon Cairns as its new wine category trading manager.
Wm Morrison Supermarkets has advanced an ambitious bid to increase its share of the UK wine market by £100 million with two senior appointments to its team.
Tesco has restructured its UK commercial food division, which has seen Dan Jago promoted to the new role of UK & group wine director.
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