Heres what was making the drinks news on this day in years gone by

Here's what was making the drinks news on this day in years gone by

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

Carlsberg has linked up with Twitter to launch an app aimed at fans of English football's Barclays Premier League. 

The head of Diageo's operations in Latin America and the Caribbean has warned that he would “hate to lose” the Jose Cuervo Tequila brand, as the end of the company's current agreement looms.

Scotland's Government has launched a new Alcohol Bill that seeks to impose a minimum price on alcohol in the country, to the continuing chagrin of many in the drinks industry.

Radico Khaitan is in talks with international drinks companies with a view to importing and distributing new brands in the firm's native India.

The founder of Cobra Beer is seeking finance to expand the beer brand in India, five months after Molson Coors stepped in to rescue the company's UK division from collapse.

InBev has said that it will not rush into any disposals to improve funding for its US$52bn takeover of Anheuser-Busch.

Pernod Ricard has introduced a global advertising campaign for its Kahlua coffee liqueur brand that will feature the kings and queens of the drink's pre-Colombian heritage.

A second beverage alcohol firm in China has moved to deny reports that it is in talks to sell a stake in the company to Diageo.

Bear Stearns has lowered its rating on Coca-Cola Co to "peer perform" from "outperform," on the back of concerns over its relationship with its bottlers.

The Systembolaget bribery scandal has spread to Vin & Sprit AB.

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