Halewood International launches 6%abv Crabbies Black

Halewood International launches 6%abv Crabbie's Black

Halewood International has launched Crabbie's Black, extending its alcoholic ginger beer range.

Category - alcoholic ginger beer, 6%abv

Available - From 26 August

Location - UK off-trade and on-trade

Price - RRP of GBP1.99 for 330ml bottle in off-trade

Distribution - Halewood International

"Our research has shown there’s a strong demand for additional expansion of the Crabbie’s portfolio by creating more distinct tasting products," said Halewood's director of innovation, Richard Clark. "Real ales with higher abv’s are currently experiencing growth in both the on-trade and take home markets, providing a timely opportunity to launch Crabbie’s Black," he added.

Halewood will launch a consumer advertising campaign on Crabbie's Black, to be fronted by television football pundit Alan Hansen.