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What's coming up in spirits in 2017? - Comment 19 Jan 2017

Following on from Chris Losh's look at the year ahead for wine and Stephen Beaumont's consideration of the future for beer, Richard Woodard looks at how the white spirits segment is shaping up for 2017.

Responsible drinking review - Jan 2017 19 Jan 2017

Once a month, the drinks industry-funded International Alliance for Responsible Drinking, which covers alcohol policies worldwide, looks at what's going on in-market to promote a responsible role for alcohol in society.

Interview, Philip Gregan, New Zealand Winegrowers 18 Jan 2017

Philip Gregan, the CEO of trade organisation New Zealand Winegrowers was in London this week for the country's annual UK trade tasting. He sat down with just-drinks to talk Brexit, Trump and the future of Sauvignon Blanc.

What's coming up in beer in 2017? - Comment 17 Jan 2017

Our series of category forecasts continues. After Chris Losh shared his wine predictions last week, here's Stephen Beaumont to tell us how he sees the beer sector shaping up in 2017.

What's coming up in wine in 2017? - Comment 12 Jan 2017

Throughout this month, just-drinks' regular category commentators will be sharing their predictions for the year ahead. First up is Chris Losh, who flags what we should look out for in 2017.

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Home entertaining offers drinks opp's - Diageo 19 Jan 2017

Diageo has labelled 2017 the year of home-consumption in a new report that predicts a shake-up for socialising over the next 12 months.

Pernod Ricard gives Beefeater 24 packaging revamp 19 Jan 2017

Pernod Ricard has updated the bottle for its Beefeater 24 gin expression in an attempt to differentiate it from other Beefeater iterations.

Remy Cointreau's Q3 & YTD results - Preview 18 Jan 2017

On Thursday, Remy Cointreau will release its third quarter and year-to-date sales figures. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the spirits group's highlights during the three months to the end of December. 

Remy Cointreau sets up whisky division 18 Jan 2017

Remy Cointreau has set up a new business unit to group together its recently-bolstered whisky assets.

"Brexit is exciting development" - NZ Winegrowers 18 Jan 2017

The CEO of trade organisation New Zealand Winegrowers has said that Brexit is an exciting opportunity for the wine trade. 

Baby Boomers more likely to buy wine online 18 Jan 2017

Consumers born between 1946 and 1965 are more inclined to buy wine online than their younger peers, according to new research. 

Carlsberg Denmark names new head  17 Jan 2017

Carlsberg has announced a raft of personnel changes in Europe, including a new managing director for its domestic unit. 

Heineken readies Europe-wide launch of Bintang 17 Jan 2017

Heineken has lined up the pan-European import of its Bintang Indonesian lager beyond the brand's current presence in the Netherlands.

Global wine decline threatens asset-light wineries 17 Jan 2017

Trends towards asset-light wine production by companies such as Constellation Brands could backfire as global wine production decreases, a new study has said.

Robinsons Brewery Beardo & Mojo craft beers - NPD 17 Jan 2017

UK brewery Robinsons has developed two new craft bottled beers as it looks to capitalise on demand for the segment in the country's off-premise. 

Latest blogs

Accolade Wines and a giant of the tennis world 12 Dec 2016

Earlier this month, I was most-kindly invited by Accolade Wines to visit the Royal Albert Hall in London. The reason? They wanted to see a tennis great in action, and then give them a guided tour through their Anakena wine portfolio.

Situation Vacant - Must love whisk(e)y 8 Dec 2016

Do you like whisk(e)y? And, I mean, really like whisk(e)y? Are you at a loose end in the first half of 2017? If so, then I've found just the job for you.

SABMiller's last word 10 Oct 2016

Today is SABMiller's final day. Some time this evening, Brussel's time, the second-biggest brewer in the world will be subsumed into the biggest, creating a beer behemoth of unprecedented proportions.