Diageo makes first acquisition through Distill Ventures

Diageo has acquired Belsazar GmbH, the first company to join the portfolio via the drinks giant’s Distill Ventures arm. Belsazar, a premium aperitif from Germany’s…

Diageo invests in non-alcoholic spirit

Diageo has made its first foray into the non-alcoholic spirits sector by investing in a brand called Seedlip. The drinks giant has announced that its…

StarStock wins backing from Downing Ventures

StarStock, an innovative online trading drinks platform aimed at revolutionizing the wholesale drinks trade, has received backing from private equity investors, Downing Ventures. Downing Ventures…