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The US picked as most attractive wine market - study

The US is the world’s most attractive wine market for sales and marketing investment, while China has fallen out of the top five, according...

Heineken ups sales, profits despite volumes pressure

Heineken has posted a sharp surge in first half profits from the sale of its Mexican packaging arm, but volumes slowed as Western Europe str...

Q2 drags on half-year for Anheuser-Busch InBev

Anheuser-Busch InBev has seen a tough second quarter pull back its performance in the first six months of this year....

Challenges remain as Diageo posts flat FY sales

Diageo has reported flat sales for its fiscal full-year, with volumes slipping back slightly....

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Olly Wehring

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Spirits industry welcomes EU-Vietnam trade deal 4 Aug 2015

Andy Morton

The European spirits industry has hailed a new EU free-trade deal with Vietnam, saying an agreement to cut a 45% import tariff will encourage further growth.


InVivo Wine follows Vinadeis tie-up with stake purchase 4 Aug 2015

Stuart Todd

InVivo Wine has taken a 21% stake in wine co-operative Vinadeis.


Gruppo Campari toasts strong first half despite Jamaica sugar woes 4 Aug 2015

Lucy Britner

Gruppo Campari has reported a continued lift in sales and profits for the first six months of 2015, following strong numbers in Q1.


Enotria buys Coe Vintners 4 Aug 2015

Lucy Britner

UK wine distributor Enotria has acquired wine and spirits distributor Coe Vintners, for an undisclosed sum.


The US picked as most attractive wine market - study 3 Aug 2015

Lucy Britner

The US is the world’s most attractive wine market for sales and marketing investment, while China has fallen out of the top five, according to recent research.


Heineken ups sales, profits despite volumes pressure 3 Aug 2015

Andy Morton

Heineken has posted a sharp surge in first half profits from the sale of its Mexican packaging arm, but volumes slowed as Western Europe struggled against tough comparisons.


just a While Ago - On 3 August in... 3 Aug 2015

Olly Wehring

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


International Spirit & Beverage Group widens Besado Tequila footprint 3 Aug 2015

Andy Morton

International Spirit & Beverage Group is to expand its Besado Tequila into five new US states.


Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine rolls out latest ad - video 3 Aug 2015

Lucy Britner

Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine has launched the second phase of its US marketing campaign.


Product Launch - Diageo's Orphan Barrel Rhetoric 21-Year-Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon 3 Aug 2015

Andy Morton

Diageo's Bourbon unit Orphan Barrel Whiskey Distilling Company has released a 21-year-old expression in its Rhetoric series.


SABMiller completes AUD700m bond issue 3 Aug 2015

Andy Morton

SABMiller has raised AUD700m (US$509m) after completing its first bond issue in Australia.


Mast-Jagermeister closes Sidney Frank Importing Co buy 3 Aug 2015

Andy Morton

Jaegermeister owner Mast-Jägermeister has completed its acquisition of US-based Sidney Frank Importing Co as it looks to take control of distribution in its core markets.


Ball Corp set to close Virginia packaging facility 3 Aug 2015

Olly Wehring

Ball Corp has lined up the closure of one of its drinks packaging production facilities in the US.


Constellation Brands ups board membership 3 Aug 2015

Olly Wehring

Constellation Brands has increased the size of its board, while adding the head of Frontier Communications Corp to its list of directors.


Product Launch - The Coca-Cola Co's Innocent Light & Juicy 3 Aug 2015

Andy Morton

The Coca-Cola Co's UK subsidiary Innocent has launched a new fruit juice diluted with water and coconut water to reduce sugar levels.


Crown Holdings switches CEO 3 Aug 2015

Lucy Britner

US can manufacturer Crown Holdings is to switch CEO from the start of next year.


Boston Beer Co sees sales, profits rise despite Sam Adams weakness 3 Aug 2015

Lucy Britner

Boston Beer Co has reported a near-one-third leap in net profits for the first six months of the year, despite "developing weakness" in its flagship Samuel Adams brand.


Edrington appoints new board director 3 Aug 2015

Lucy Britner

Edrington has appointed Alice Avis to its board as a non-executive director, effective 1 August.


Coca-Cola Enterprises linked with Germany, Iberia merger 31 Jul 2015

Olly Wehring

Coca-Cola Enterprises has declined to comment on reports linking it to a merger with the Coca-Cola bottling divisions in Germany and Spain, Portugal and Andorra.


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