Industry braced for impact of new duty rates

The government’s reformed alcohol duty regime cranks up on August 1, bringing the biggest increases in alcohol tax for five decades, with spirits, still…

Carlsberg to lower strength of flagship following beer duty changes

With a new alcohol duty system set to commence in August, Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company (CMBC) is reducing the abv of its flagship Danish Pilsner…

Welsh wine industry sets out 12-year plan

The Welsh wine industry has launched a strategy to increase the sector’s current value “by 10-fold to reach £100 million by 2035”. Developed with the…