Sales of American whiskey have helped propel the US spirits industry to its 18th consecutive year of growth.
Problems in the Polish market have seen profits tumble by -77% at drinks group Stock Spirits, which released its half-year results today.
A UK butcher may soon be selling sausages flavoured with vodka and Red Bull or Jack Daniel’s after it invited customers to suggest new additions to the range.
Karl Urban, who plays Leonard McCoy in the most recent Star Trek film franchise, spent nearly £7,000 on Champagne and spirits in Cardiff on Saturday.
Spirits producer Beam Suntory has announced the creation of a new US marketing general manager role, which is to be taken by former Kraft Heinz executive Greg Hughes.
Crystal Head vodka is to launch its new aurora borealis-inspired expression in the UK this October.
Italian spirits producer Gruppo Campari is on track for a strong rise in profits this year after it posted large growth margins for the six months to 30 June.
Herefordshire-based Chase Distillery has signed a distribution deal to sell its potato vodka in Russia in the first deal of its kind for an English vodka brand.
An illegal alcohol factory containing 130,000 litres of “potentially toxic” fake vodka has been raided by UK police.
Taking a turn towards the luxury end of the market, the latest products to hit the shelves in the last month include high-end rosé, a rare Macallan Scotch and a whiskey fronted by a certain Irish punk band.
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