The beverage business blog from James Wilmore
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Ever wondered how a whiskey still gets built?..
With Travel Retail becoming increasingly important to drinks firms it's no surprise that the means to attract consumers are becoming more sophisticated...
The UK health lobby is always very vocal on alcohol at this time of year, predictably so, and this year is no different...
Advertising can be a strange beast...
Sean 'Diddy' Combs, the US rapper and entrepreneur, has publicly turned against his apparent former favourite Tequlia brand, Patron, now that he is joint-owner of DeLeón Tequila...
A large swathe of wine and spirits folk gathered for the IWSC's annual awards banquet at London's Guild Hall last night...
Today's news that German spirits firm Mast-Jägermeister has joined UK responsible drinking organisation The Portman Group may raise eyebrows in some quarters...
SABMiller's bid to widen the appeal of beer is very much in evidence at its latest 'House of Peroni' - with beer cocktails and a bigger bottle for the Italian lager brand on offer...
Heineken has stepped up its focus on stay-at-home drinkers with the roll out of its latest 'draught beer at home' concept - The Sub - to its domestic market...
Is Heineken hoping to repeat the trick that shot Magners to fame with its new Strongbow campaign in the US?..
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