Spirits

Mallya: Diageo had ‘complete knowledge’ of diverted funds

VJ Mallya, the former head of India's United Spirits, who is fighting extradition proceedings from the UK, has alleged that Diageo had "complete knowledge" of the cash diverted from India's biggest drinks company to prop up his ailing Kingfisher Airlines.

Former Rothschild employees unite with influential Russians to release luxury vodka

A luxury vodka launch at Vinexpo this week has brought together two former top level employees from Mouton Rothschild and a powerful Russian family with connections to Vladimir Putin.

The week that was

the drinks business presents this week’s round up of wine, beer, spirits and other related news items from news sites and social media across the world.

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.

Top new products: June

June 19th, 2017

The week in pictures

June 16th, 2017

The week that was

June 16th, 2017

Vijay Mallya given bail

June 14th, 2017

Bin ends from db

June 9th, 2017

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