Brands and retailers in pledge to tackle harmful drinking

A handful of drinks brands and retailers have joined a new movement to reduce harmful drinking. Led by the International Alliance for Responsible Drinking (IARD), the new Global Standards Coalition has been signed by 80 businesses, including Spar, The Whisky Exchange and the Retail Alcohol Standards Group UK. Existing IARD members such…

Traditionally a time for luxury, the drinks industry is now looking to make the most of the gifting season without compromising on sustainability or affordability,…

The last quarter is undoubtedly the most important three months of the year for drinks retailers, and taking a look at the story in the…

Defra has outlined a package of wine reforms due to come in during 2024. They include: removing the requirement…

So, farewell then Oddbins – at least from the high street. In all honesty, the news – reported by DR’s sister title Harpers Wine &…

The latest beer review by Jeff Evans GIESINGER MÜNCHNER HELL, 4.8%  Now 15 years old, Giesinger is an upstart in Munich brewing. Its development and…

Drinks agency Drinks One has launched an e-commerce platform aimed at both consumers and trade. According to owners, the new platform aims to address the…

Pernod Ricard has rolled out an anti-spiking campaign under its Malibu brand. The campaign, which is aimed at convenience stores as well as festivals and…

The final issue of 2023 is here, and Drinks Retailing is launching our new ‘Crush the Red Tape’ campaign in collaboration with the Wine &…

Accolade Wines has appointed Derek Nicol to the position of managing director, Europe, following the resignation of Caroline Thompson-Hill to “pursue an opportunity in the…

Actor and comedian Ricky Gervais has become co-owner of Dutch Barn Orchard Vodka maker, Ellers Farm. The B-Corp certified distillery said today that Gervais would…

Hooch has announced its first mobile game ahead of the festive season as it looks to boost consumer interest in its original Hooch lemon variant…