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Diageo’s Distill Ventures launches non-alcoholic drinks fund

Distill Venture, Diageo's spirits innovation company, has announced a new business acceleration fund to mentor and support non-alcoholic drinks.

Napa Valley assesses hail damage

Vineyards in Napa Valley are assessing the damage after a freak hailstorm at the weekend, that could affect yields in localised areas.

Amazon buy-out of Whole Foods a ‘wake-up’ for retailers

Amazon's acquisition of organic food store company Whole Foods for $13.7 billion (£10.7 billion) is likely to take it head-to-head with the major retailers in the US and UK, market analysts have said.

Diageo buys George Clooney’s Casamigos Tequila for $1 billion

Casamigos, the Tequila brand co-founded by Hollywood heartthrob George Clooney, has been sold to drinks giant Diageo for up to $1 billion.

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