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Monday 27 April 2015

UK

Camra rejects anti-fracking motion

The Campaign for Real Ale has voted against a motion to officially oppose fracking, the controversial gas extraction process that critics say can harm water supplies.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 1 Comment »

SIBA’s 800th brewer signals craft growth

The Society of Independent Brewers, the trade body representing smaller “craft” beer producers in the UK, has welcomed its 800th brewery member.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 No Comments »

WSET lands Queen’s enterprise award

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust has been decorated with The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2015 in International Trade – one of the most prestigious awards in British business.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 2 Comments »

Camra to debate opposition to fracking

The Campaign for Real Ale is to debate a motion opposing “fracking”, the controversial gas extraction technique, at its annual conference this week.

Monday, April 20th, 2015 2 Comments »

Tesco to unveil biggest loss in its history

UK retailer Tesco will this week announce the biggest losses in its 96-year history, as the company struggles to find its feet after last year’s profit scandal.

Monday, April 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Riesling the best match for sausage rolls

Riesling is the best wine match for sausage rolls, while Cabernet Sauvignon is the perfect pairing for pepperoni pizza according to a new aroma wheel.

Friday, April 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne awards calling for UK entries

The Champagne Bureau UK is calling for wine educators to enter this year’s Champagne Ambassadors’ Awards.

Friday, April 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Kingsland adds fizz to UK wine market

UK supplier Kingsland has become the first in the country to offer a carbonation bottling line option for wine to help brands capitalise on the boom in sparkling styles.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo misses the mark in all markets

Diageo has fallen below analysts’ revenue estimates in every region this quarter, as overall sales dropped unexpectedly.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

db Green Awards shortlist announced

The shortlist has now been released for The Drinks Business Green Awards 2015, recognising those companies who lead the way in improving this industry’s sustainability and environmental footprint.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 No Comments »

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