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100-year-old woman is beer-pong master

Happiness is not being free of financial worries, not sipping endless cocktails on a paradise island… no – happiness is a 100-year-old woman surprising herself by being really good at beer-pong.

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Pokémon Go spawns Chardonnay Go skit

Augmented reality game craze Pokémon Go has given rise to a wine-based comedy skit, Chardonnay Go, from US comedian Dena Blizzard.

Monday, July 18th, 2016 No Comments »

What if Facebook made beer?

Can you imagine what beers produced by some of the world’s biggest tech and fashion brands would look like? One design agency decided to give it a go.

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Facebook plans to block drunk snaps

Facebook envisions a future in which it can detect and block its users from uploading embarrassing images of themselves while on drunken nights out.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Bud launches Facebook beer buying

Anheuser-Busch and Facebook have teamed up to allow consumers to “buy a bud a Bud” through the social media site.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Facebook refuses to block ‘neknominations’

Facebook has rejected calls to ban pages and videos linked to the drinking craze “neknomination” – despite one death in Ireland being linked to the online drinking game.

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Millennials changing face of wine industry

Millennials are drinking more wine than previous generations of young consumers, which is forcing the wine industry to rethink its marketing approach.

Thursday, October 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Budweiser launches Facebook-friendly ‘Buddy Cup’

US beer giant Budweiser has launched a new glass, which contains a chip with a link to Facebook, so you can become friends with anyone you toast.

Monday, April 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Facebook enters the wine business

Facebook has started selling wine via a new online store on the site that encourages its US customers to send gifts to their Facebook friends.

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 1 Comment »

Australian medics slam social media for marketing alcohol

The Australian Medical Association has criticised Facebook and other social media networks for allowing alcohol companies to market their products to children.

Thursday, September 20th, 2012 No Comments »

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