Oddbins – odd or just very clever?

As the Oddbins empire crumbled in 2011, a producer found itself on the receiving end of a rather nasty call from the retailer, demanding more…

Duty driving down spirits volumes: suppliers

High duty is the main reason UK spirits volumes are declining, suppliers have said in OLN’s Spirits Report. Fifty-five per cent of…

Craft and niche distilleries are the future: suppliers

The explosion of niche, craft and esoteric distilleries opening around the country is set to continue – and they could even take share from bigger players,…