UK: Industry rubbishes damning MPs' report on alcohol

By just-drinks.com editorial team | 8 January 2010

Drinks industry leaders have rejected claims by a powerful group of MPs that the UK needs a minimum price on alcohol and that drinks makers have too much influence on Government policy.

just-drinks articles are only available to registered users and members.

Join now for increased access

There are various access options to choose from. All provide instant access to the latest news, insight and expert analysis.

If you’re already a member, login here.

Drinks industry leaders have rejected claims by a powerful group of MPs that the UK needs a minimum price on alcohol and that drinks makers have too much influence on Government policy.

  • Unlimited access to all the latest global beverage news and insight
  • Expert analysis that puts the news into context
  • Exclusive interviews with leading industry figures
  • Monthly management briefings with detailed analysis on hot topics
  • Personalised RSS feeds and email newsletters
  • 10-year archive of news, insight and intelligence
  • Discounts on just-drinks market research
  • Plus much more

If you’re already a member, login here

Not what you were looking for?

Search just-drinks:

More articles related to this one

GLOBAL: Pernod Ricard rebrands Aberlour Scotch whisky
Pernod Ricard's Chivas Brothers division has given its Aberlour single malt Scotch whisky a makeover.

UK: Business council opposes minimum pricing
The Scottish branch of the Confederation of British Industry has side with opponents of plans to introduce a minimum price on alcoholic drinks.

just the Facts – Scotch whisky fuels Scotland
Scotch whisky is worth GBP4bn (US$5.87bn) a year in added value to the Scottish economy, shows a study commissioned by The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA).

just-drinks tagline

Not a member? Join here

Decrease font sizeDecrease font sizeDecrease font size Increase font sizeIncrease font sizeIncrease font size Comment on this article Email this to a friend Print this page