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Gleann Mor Spirits Co’s Leith Gin - Product Launch 21 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Scottish spirits producer Gleann Mor Spirits Co has launched a gin named after the town where its warehouse is based.

Remy Cointreau first-quarter fiscal-2018 - results data 20 Jul 2017

Column: Focus

In mid-July, Remy Cointreau released a trading update for the first quarter of its fiscal-2018. Sales in the three months to the end of June increased by 8% year-on-year, with the group's Remy Martin posting a "remarkable" 18.7% jump in value sales. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by reporting division in the quarter.

Has history taught Remy Cointreau nothing? - Editor's Viewpoint 20 Jul 2017

Column: Editor's Viewpoint

We've all marvelled at Remy Cointreau's turnaround since the days of what we termed its Bain de Sang just over three years ago. After the bottom fell out of the Cognac market in China in 2013, we watched with consternation as group CEO Frédéric Pflanz fell on his sword in early-2014, only to be followed less than three weeks later by Remy Martin head Patrick Piana.

Copestick Murray’s Talisman Bull’s Blood - Product Launch 20 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

UK wine merchant Copestick Murray has teamed up with Tesco supermarket to launch Talisman Bull’s Blood, a red-blend wine style with a heritage dating back to 1552.

The Bulk Wine Market - just-drinks special report - Part I 20 Jul 2017

Column: Focus

Bulk wine accounts for around 80% of the global wine market, but its inner workings remain a mystery to many. In a two-part special report, just-drinks lifts the lid on the channel to discover what makes it tick and why it is more important than ever. In part one, news & insights editor Andy Morton goes inside one of France's top bulk suppliers and tracks bulk wine's journey from tasting room to bottling plants around the world.

Multiple Marketing’s The Village Press - Product Launch 20 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Multiple Marketing has launched a new 100%-juice range produced at its newly-acquired UK plant.

Cocktail culture gives ginger ale new lease of life, while other carbonated segments fizzle out - Research in Focus 20 Jul 2017

Column: Research in Focus

Every year since 2008, retail volumes of ginger ale have grown faster globally than CSDs overall. This trend is set to continue and, in the years between now and 2021, ginger ale will grow faster than every other sector of carbonates, with the exception of seltzers.

Responsible drinking issues around the world - The IARD Digest - July 2017 20 Jul 2017

Column: The International Alliance for Responsible Drinking - Digest

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 more responsible role for alcohol in society.

Heaven Hill's 2017 Parker’s Heritage Collection Limited Edition Bottling - Product Launch 20 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Heaven Hill Distillery has announced the 2017 bottling of its Parker's Heritage Collection. The 11-year-old single barrel Bourbon will begin shipping in September.

Vermouth - The next big thing? - Consumer Trends 19 Jul 2017

Column: Consumer Trends

Among the talk at the on-premise Tales of the Cocktail conference in the UK this April, the consensus appeared to be that vermouth is once again gaining momentum. Indeed, the segment has been tipped by many industry observers as one to watch in the coming years.

Takara Shuzo's Tomatin 1972 single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch 19 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Takara Shuzo has released a single malt Scotch whisky from 1972, from its Tomatin Scotch whisky distillery. The 1972 vintage follows the release last year of the 1971.

Is it time for brewers to drop 'craft' for 'independent'?- Comment 18 Jul 2017

Column: Comment - Beer - Beaumont's Brews

In the last few weeks, two craft beer trade associations have offered members promotional material designed to highlight their independent ownership status. Here, beer commentator Stephen Beaumont considers whether this means the end of the road for the much-debated 'craft' term.

Nordic Spirits' Herbie Virgin non-alcoholic gin - Product Launch 18 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Danish spirits producer Nordic Spirits has launched a non-alcoholic variant of its Herbie Gin.

Patron Tequila’s Patrón x Guillermo del Toro - Product Launch 18 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Patrón Tequila has team up with Oscar-nominated director Guillermo del Toro for a limited-edition release.

How important is folate intake for reducing breast cancer risk from alcohol consumption? - International Scientific Forum on Alcohol Research Critique 202 18 Jul 2017

Column: Critiques from the International Scientific Forum on Alcohol Research

The strongest factor associated with the risk of a woman developing breast cancer appears to be a positive family history of such a diagnosis in a sibling or mother. Among environmental factors, almost all studies have shown that alcohol consumption relates to increased risk; a slight increase is often seen even among women who report only light drinking - an average of less than one drink per day, for example.

Destilería Serrallés Don Q Piña flavoured rum - Product Launch 18 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Destilería Serrallés has added a further flavoured variant to its Don Q rum portfolio in the US.

Are the days of syndicated data numbered? - Focus 18 Jul 2017

Column: Focus

Syndicated data - nearly all of us use it, and those that do rely on it for an accurate picture of the beverage industry. But just how reliable is it, especially in a retail sector undergoing significant consumer changes?

Boston Beer Co's Brewing the American Dream Collaboration Pack - Product Launch 17 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Boston Beer Co has collaborated with five US craft breweries to produce a limited-release 12-pack. 

The Coca-Cola Co's Barrilitos Aguas Frescas - Product Launch 17 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

The Coca-Cola Co has lined up the release of seven flavoured waters under the Barrilitos Aguas Frescas brand. 

Molson Coors performance trends 2012-2016 - results data 17 Jul 2017

Column: Focus

In February 2017, Molson Coors released its full-year results for 2016; the year in which the brewer took full control of the MillerCoors joint-venture in the US. While the transaction has skewed the numbers for 2016 - full details of which can be found here - the results from the four years prior provide an interesting guide to Molson Coors' longer-term performance.

Beam Suntory’s Kilbeggan Single Grain Irish Whiskey - Product Launch 14 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Beam Suntory has added a single grain iteration to its Kilbeggan Irish whiskey stable.

Why California must wage wine wars on all fronts - Comment 13 Jul 2017

Column: Comment - Wine - The Losh Cause

This month, wine commentator Chris Losh heads to California and discovers a wine region buoyed by healthy figures but weighed down by matters below the surface.

Copper & Kings American Brandy Co’s Destillaré liqueur range - Product Launch 13 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Kentucky-based Copper & Kings American Brandy Co has lined up the launch of two liqueur iterations in the US, under the brand name Destillaré.

Piper-Heidsieck’s Essentiel - Product Launch 13 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Champagne brand Piper Heidsieck has lined up the UK release of a new iteration.

How to grow organically, results season approaches and how my stock is faring - The just-drinks analyst 12 Jul 2017

Column: The just-drinks Analyst

This month, our former beverage analyst Ian Shackleton considers how best to grow your top-line, considers that the next round of results will throw up and looks at how his stock picks have performed so far.

Impulse will take over e-commerce channel - PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi 12 Jul 2017

Column: just On Call

PepsiCo’s CEO has said e-commerce will become a 100%-impulse channel as technology improves click-and-collect services.

Heineken USA's Strongbow Artisanal Blend - Product Launch 11 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Heineken's US unit has launched Artisanal Blend under its Strongbow hard cider brand. The new flavour is made with heirloom cider apple varieties, Heineken said. The cider is cold-pressed and semi-sweet. 

just-drinks speaks to Carlsberg's sustainability director, Simon Boas Hoffmeyer - Sustainability Spotlight 11 Jul 2017

Column: Sustainability in Drinks

Last month, Carlsberg unveiled ambitious long-term sustainability targets, including a commitment to achieve zero carbon emissions from its breweries by 2030. The company's sustainability director, Simon Boas Hoffmeyer, spoke with Ben Cooper about the rationale behind the new long-range targets.

The Last Drop Distillers' 1971 Vintage Blended Scotch Whisky - Product Launch 11 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

The Last Drop Distillers has lined up a 1971 vintage blended Scotch whisky, which is limited to 1,352 bottles. 

Black Magic Beverages' Half-Seas Sparkling Cocktails - Product Launch 10 Jul 2017

Column: The Launch Pad - Product Launches

Black Magic Beverages has created a three-strong line of pre-mixed canned cocktails for the US.