just-drinks authors and correspondents
Andy Morton started out in journalism in Glasgow, where he wrestled in mashed potato and wrote about Highland cows.
Tiring of the high-brow, he travelled the world working as an itinerant sub-editor in cities including Taipei, Sydney and Shanghai. While in Hanoi, he brought to the world's attention the Scottish-Vietnamese fusion dish dog haggis.
He is now back in the UK with just-drinks after four years in Chengdu, China.
Articles by Andy Morton
A major UK government health agency has called on parents to remove all sugar-sweetened soft drinks from their children's diets.
Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global soft drinks & bottled water category. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and spirits & wine.
Spencerfield Spirit Co has launched a new slimline bottle for its Edinburgh Gin brand.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has launched a UK TV ad as part of its Stella Artois Open golf sponsorship at St Andrews.
PepsiCo's next quarterly dividend will be a 7% rise on the same period last year, the company has announced.
Global Cognac shipments increased in the most recent 12-month period on the back of North American demand, but East Asia continued to fall back, new figures have shown.
AmBev has agreed a cut-price settlement to a fine first handed down by Brazil's antitrust authority six years ago.
Pabst Brewing Co is to open a small brewery and visitor centre on the site of the original Pabst Brewery, founded in 1844.
Boisset Family Estates has appointed a European sales manager for its Californian portfolio.
Heineken has expanded the launch of a new bottle for its Italian beer brand Birra Moretti to the UK.
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