Latest News

21 June, 2018

Sandford Orchards unveils Fine Cider range

Sandford Orchards has unveiled its new Fine Cider range, made using a new technique that has its roots both in winemaking and ancient cider production.

Absolut is bringing the Midsommar celebration to London via a ten-day festival in partnership with Drink Up London.

The Isle of Arran Distillery is set to increase its production capacity to two million litres next year with visitor numbers expected to exceed 200,000 by 2020.

Hallgarten & Novum Wines has become the exclusive distributor for Marlborough’s Lake Chalice Wines in the UK.

Analysis

More News

Fentimans is launching two new tonics to add to its natural mixers range.

The Drinks Agency has signed a deal to distribute the new Belgium small-batch premium spirits brand Havn in the UK.

Hawkes has revealed its latest collaboration with ‘cider legend’ Tom Oliver.

Jacob’s Creek is releasing a premium sparkling drink into the thriving pre-mixed drink sector.

Cellar Trends is expanding its Luxardo range in the UK with the launch of a Sour Cherry Gin later this summer.

Halewood Wines & Spirits has secured the distribution rights for super-premium Russian vodka producer, Beluga.

Genius Drinks is adding to its portfolio of alcohol-free wine alternatives with a new pink variant.

Gordon’s is introducing two ultra-low alcohol pre-mixed gin & tonic variants.

Loch Lomond Whiskies has unveiled three limited edition single malts to tee-off its five-year partnership with The Open.

Asda is ramping up its partnership with Drinkaware after a successful day spent educating shoppers on how to enjoy a healthy relationship with alcohol.

Senior drinks industry figures will once again embark on a cycling challenge this summer in aid of drinks charity, The Benevolent.

Innis & Gunn has revealed its latest creation: Mangoes on the Run.

Desperados is inviting fans to 'Reclaim the Party' with its latest on-pack promotion.

The HAH Whisky Company has announced it is reviving the brand name 'The Higginbottom', starting with four limited-edition launches.

Majestic Wine delivered a bullish assessment of its chances of thriving in a challenging UK market after reporting 2.3% revenue growth for the year to April 2018.

Retro designs that evoke nostalgia by celebrating the sweets, clothes and cartoons of yesteryear have seen several drinks fall foul of alcohol marketing rules, according to the Portman Group.

Site Search

COMMENT

Richard Hemming MW's irrefutable wine truths

Two unbelievable truths: every wine shop should sell top-end Bordeaux, and the wine trade is excellent at innovation. And I can prove one via the other.

Click for more »
Upcoming events

Polls

Is blended Scotch overshadowed by single malt in retailers?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Don't know

Facebook

Twitter