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Australia's UK wine exports slump 7% post-Brexit - figures

Australian wine exports to the UK have dropped by 7% in value in the first full year since the country voted to leave the EU....

Wine too confusing for many UK shoppers - survey

More than one-fifth of UK consumers say wine aisles are too intimidating, while one-third are buying the same wine every time, a new survey...

The Coca-Cola Co makes commercial entry to meal-kit occasion in Chef’d tie-up

The Coca-Cola Co has entered the meal-kit sector in a new partnership with US recipe-and-ingredient delivery service Chef’d....

Anheuser-Busch InBev ups soft drinks presence with Hiball and Alta Palla purchases in US

Anheuser-Busch InBev's US unit has acquired two energy drinks and sparkling water brands in the country, as it looks to increase its presenc...

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Fever-Tree growth continues as H1 2017 profits double - results 25 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

UK mixers producer Fever-Tree has continued its growth surge by more than doubling profits in the first half of the year.


The Coca-Cola Co's Q2 2017 results - Preview 24 Jul 2017

Lucy Britner

Ahead of the release on Wednesday of The Coca-Cola Co's second-quarter 2017 results, here's a look at the events that shaped the three months to the end of June for the company.


Gruppo Campari offloads Carolans Irish Cream and Irish Mist to Heaven Hill Brands 24 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

Gruppo Campari has sold its Carolans Irish Cream and Irish Mist brands to Heaven Hill Brands for US$165m.


Fifth Generation unveils Tito’s Handmade Vodka airport pop-up bar 24 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

Fifth Generation's Tito’s Handmade Vodka is upping its Travel Retail presence with a pop-up bar at US airports.


India's highway liquor ban hits United Spirits Q1 2018 sales - results 24 Jul 2017

Lucy Britner

United Spirits has said a ban in India of alcohol sales near the country's highways has impacted first-quarter sales.  


Pernod Ricard's Chivas Regal gets in ring with Gennady Golovkin 24 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

Pernod Ricard has teamed up with middleweight boxing champion Gennady Golovkin to launch a social media campaign for Chivas Regal blended Scotch.


Geloso Beverage Group’s Clubtails Especial Cuba Libre and Paloma - Product Launch 24 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

Malt beverage producer Geloso Beverage Group has launched two new flavours in its Clubtails RTD cocktail range - Cuba Libre and Paloma.


St Peter's Brewery's St Peter's Without Gold alcohol-free beer - Product Launch 24 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

The UK’s St Peter's Brewery has followed up its non-alcoholic Without beer with the launch of a zero-alcohol golden ale, Without Gold.


Liverpool FC and Tibet Water Resources announce partnership in China 24 Jul 2017

Lucy Britner

Liverpool Football Club (LFC) has named Tibet Water Resources its official regional water partner in China.


Fentimans launches slim cans in UK 24 Jul 2017

Lucy Britner

UK soft drinks maker Fentimans has rolled out several of its flavours in the popular slim can format. 


Pernod Ricard's Jacob's Creek Prosecco Spritz - Product Launch 24 Jul 2017

Lucy Britner

Pernod Ricard has released a Prosecco Spritz in Australia as it looks to capitalise on the popularity of 'aperitivo' drinks.


Australia's UK wine exports slump 7% post-Brexit - figures 21 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

Australian wine exports to the UK have dropped by 7% in value in the first full year since the country voted to leave the EU.


Wine too confusing for many UK shoppers - survey 21 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

More than one-fifth of UK consumers say wine aisles are too intimidating, while one-third are buying the same wine every time, a new survey has shown.


The Coca-Cola Co makes commercial entry to meal-kit occasion in Chef’d tie-up 21 Jul 2017

Andy Morton

The Coca-Cola Co has entered the meal-kit sector in a new partnership with US recipe-and-ingredient delivery service Chef’d.


This week in soft drinks & bottled water, featuring Coca-Cola Co's Share-a-Coke close shave, the return of ginger ale and Anheuser-Busch's Hiball, Alta Palla purchase 21 Jul 2017

Olly Wehring

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories from the global soft drinks & bottled water categories. Click the links to see our round-ups for beer & cider and spirits & wine.


Selling "exceptional spirits" an expensive business for Remy Cointreau - Analysis 21 Jul 2017

Lucy Britner

Remy Cointreau's first quarter fiscal-2018 trading update yesterday marked an "excellent start to the year" for the French firm. 


This week in beer & cider, featuring the end of craft, Molson Coors' five-year performance trends and New Belgium Brewing's new CEO 21 Jul 2017

Olly Wehring

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories from the global beer & cider categories. Click the links to see our round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


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

Andy Morton

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


Increased US presence sees Arca Continental sales soar in H1 - results 21 Jul 2017

Olly Wehring

Arca Continental has seen its recent US footprint boost give a lift to sales in both the second quarter of 2017 and the year-to-date.


Maison Louis Jadot acquires Domaine Prieur-Brunet  21 Jul 2017

Lucy Britner

Burgundy wine firm Maison Louis Jadot has purchased an additional estate in the French region. 


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