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"It's still really hard for black and brown entrepreneurs to raise capital in CBD" - Tanisha Robinson, CEO of CBD beverage company W*nder 6 Nov 2019

Thandie Sibanda

Earlier this year, Tanisha Robinson quit her role as chief disruption officer at Scottish craft brewer BrewDog to create her own CBD-infused drinks brand. W*nder (pronounced 'wonder') is a CSD that contains vitamins and CBD to provide energy, focus and a "better life balance". Robinson credits herself as a black female CEO that has tapped into an industry that other ethnic minorities may never gain access to. This week, just-drinks spoke to Robinson to learn how her previous employment experiences have influenced her start-up and what the future holds for her CBD drinks brand ahead of next year's launch.


"We're putting our money where our mouth is" - Halewood Wines & Spirits jumps into CBD with hemp rum - Focus 5 Jul 2019

Andy Morton

At a London cocktail trade show in London earlier this week, the Dead Man's Fingers stall was causing a bottleneck. Bartenders and other interested parties blocked the aisles to get a taste of the spiced rum brand's newest innovation, a hemp-flavoured spirit infused with CBD. The ingredient, mainly extracted from hemp but also present in cannabis, is already a big noise in the soft drinks scene. But, London's cocktail cognoscenti haven't seen anything like this before. 

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Kate Hudson adds to celebrity spirits surge with King St Vodka launch 15 Nov 19

Andy Morton

Actor Kate Hudson has joined the growing list of Hollywood spirits entrepreneurs with the launch of a vodka made using alkaline water.


Bright Spirits’ flavoured gin range - Product Launch 15 Nov 19

Thandie Sibanda

Bright Spirits’ flavoured gin range - Product Launch


English Spirit’s Sir Ranulph Fiennes’ Great British Rum - Product Launch 15 Nov 19

Thandie Sibanda

UK distiller English Spirits has launched a rum in collaboration with British explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes.


Edrington’s The Glenrothes 40 Year Old Single Malt - Product Launch 15 Nov 19

Thandie Sibanda

Edrington has launched a 40-year-old whisky from the Glenrothes Scotch whisky distillery.


William Grant & Sons' Hendrick's breaks out of gin with absinthe brand extension - just-drinks comments 14 Nov 19

Olly Wehring

William Grant & Sons has extended its Hendrick's brand beyond the gin category for the first time, launching an absinthe in the UK.


Bacardi’s Coquito coconut rum RTD - Product Launch 14 Nov 19

Thandie Sibanda

Bacardi has launched its own take on a Puerto Rican Christmas beverage for its namesake rum brand.



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