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WSTA launches new English Wine Trail

The WSTA has announced the opening of its English Wine Trail to celebrate the best of the country’s vineyards.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

UK not starting with ‘blank piece of paper’ post-Brexit, former Trade Minister argues

The UK is not starting with a blank piece of paper when it comes to negotiating trade agreements outside the EU, the former Minister for Trade and Minister for Europe told the wine and spirit industry – and it is not in Europe’s interests to ‘punish” the UK.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

WSTA sets out its plans for post-Brexit landscape

Brexit is set to be the “overwhelming” priority of the WSTA over the next few years, CEO Miles Beale told members at its annual conference – but the wider industry also needs to also take a lead in forming the post-Brexit landscape.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Dan Jago named WSTA chairman

Dan Jago, chief executive of Berry Bros. & Rudd, has replaced Denis O’Flynn as chairman of the Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA).

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 No Comments »

WSTA say gin and wine sales boost British pub figures

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has said that the country’s love affair with gin and wine is giving the country’s pubs a huge shot in the arm, according to the latest sales figures.

Monday, September 12th, 2016 No Comments »

WSTA announces speakers for next week’s annual conference

The WSTA has announced its line-up of speakers for its conference on the wine industry post-Brexit next week.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Lords to quiz trade on 2003 licensing act

The House of Lords Licensing Act 2003 Committee will meet to hear from various members of the trade next week.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 1 Comment »

WSTA boosts support for UK distillers

The WSTA has voiced its support for a newly established trade body set up to promote the interests of Britain’s growing craft spirits industry.

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 No Comments »

The WSTA announces Lord Francis Maude as Keynote Speaker

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has announced former Minister for Trade and Minister for Europe, Lord Francis Maude, as Keynote Speaker at this year’s WSTA Annual Conference.

Friday, August 5th, 2016 No Comments »

GPs disagree with revised UK alcohol guidelines

The majority of UK GPs disagree with the UK chief medical officer that there is “no safe level of alcohol consumption”, according to an independent survey.

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 No Comments »

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