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Saturday 25 April 2015

UK

Parents urged to stand against online drinking games

Parents need to take a stand against extreme drinking challenges on social media sites and help their children resist peer pressure, according to charity Drinkaware.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 1 Comment »

Chase to make Hereford whisky

Herford-based vodka and gin distillery Chase is looking to release a whisky onto the market.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 1 Comment »

Constellation splits from Accolade in Europe

Constellation Brands and Accolade Wines have split their mainland European portfolios, but will maintain a partnership in the UK and elsewhere in the world.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Tokaji producer revives ‘medieval Viagra’

Royal Tokaji is bringing its rare, intensely sweet Essencia to a wider audience through a project with a UK restaurant group which sees the wine served by the spoonful.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Sommeliers gather for “intimate” tasting

Importer JE Fells has hailed its inaugural “Wine Forum” for sommeliers as a success and hinted it will expand the concept to other parts of the trade.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 No Comments »

10 years of the db awards: Man of the Year

To mark 10 years of the drinks business awards we take a look back at the industry professionals who took home the Man of the Year title over the past decade.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Civil War ghost caught on pub CCTV

A ghostly figure, reputedly the spirit of an executed man, has apparently been captured on CCTV at one of the UK’s oldest pubs – just before the camera blacked out.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Coffee shop chain granted alcohol licence

Three Harris + Hoole coffee shops, part-owned by supermarket giant Tesco, have been granted permission to sell alcohol.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 No Comments »

UK beer campaign appoints new director

A campaign to “bring Britain back to beer” has appointed a new director to lead its “ambitious plans” for 2014.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Diageo invests £5m in unemployed youth

Drinks giant Diageo has announced a £5 million programme to help young unemployed people in Scotland get on the career ladder.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 No Comments »

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