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14 November, 2008

Miller Beer axed in UK

British wines for 2.99

New pack s for Magners

Suppliers slam Tesco as trading terms change

Europe relaxes rules on lower alcohol wines

Inbev UK sales drop 5%

Heineken says no to revival of cold play

Havana Club rolls out

the Barrel Proof

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Lifting the spirits

I were to sum up alcohol sales over Christmas 2017 in one word, it would be “gin”. At Nielsen, we define the Christmas period as the 12 weeks to December 30 and in that time gin sales were £199.4 million, which means they increased by £55.4 million compared with Christmas 2016. There’s no sign the bubble is about to burst either. Growth at Christmas 2016 was £22.4 million, so gin has increased its value growth nearly two-and-a-half times in a year. The spirit added more value to
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