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02 May, 2018, 11:22 BST Kavalan wins 'Best in Class' and 9 'Double Golds' in San Francisco

Kavalan has given its biggest performance at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC) this year, winning the Best in Class trophy and a...


02 May, 2018, 09:00 BST WOOOHOOO! Corona is Out Of Office

Did you know 4 out of 10 office workers feel guilty about taking time off? We need to stop saying sorry and start celebrating our time outdoors....


02 May, 2018, 09:00 BST Amber Beverage Group Global Brands Continue to Win International Acclaim at the 2018 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Amber Beverage Group star brands - Riga Black Balsam, Moskovskaya Vodka and Rooster Rojo Tequila - won six medals for outstanding quality...


30 Apr, 2018, 12:00 BST Pernod Ricard Enhances Longtime Support Of amfAR Becoming The Foundation's Official Global Wine And Spirits Partner

Maison Perrier-Jouët and Absolut Elyx Helm Premium Spirit Portfolio's Inaugural Alliance with the Foundation for AIDS Research Pernod Ricard...


27 Apr, 2018, 09:00 BST European and Australian Alcohol Giants Amber Beverage Group and Think Spirits Merge Forces

Amber Beverage Group has reached an agreement with the shareholder of Think Spirits Australia to acquire a majority share in the company, and...


25 Apr, 2018, 16:00 BST Le Clos Breaks Whisky World Record With $1.2m Sale of The Macallan 1926

- Dubai Airport based retailer Le Clos sets world record for most expensive whisky bottles ever sold at US$1.2m - Two extremely...


23 Apr, 2018, 16:16 BST Bacardi Named One of the World's Most Reputable Companies for Sixth Year in a Row

Family-owned Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, has once again been named among the most reputable companies...


13 Apr, 2018, 10:00 BST Alimentaria 2018 Expects to Consolidate the Participation of European Visitors and Exhibitors

Alimentaria Barcelona, one of the main food, drink and foodservice trade shows worldwide is about to start its biggest edition in years to...


13 Apr, 2018, 01:00 BST Alimentaria 2018 Expects a Significant Participation of Asian Visitors and Exhibitors

Alimentaria Barcelona , one of the main food, drink and foodservice trade shows worldwide, is about to start its biggest edition in years to...


11 Apr, 2018, 13:00 BST La Scolca Prepares to Celebrate a Century of Winemaking During the 52nd Edition of Vinitaly

La Scolca, Piemonte's premium wine producer, is currently celebrating 99 years of winemaking in Gavi and will present a series of commemorative...


03 Apr, 2018, 11:00 BST Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum Unveils Redesigned Bottle Honoring Tattoo Legend Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins

Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum, created to honor the Father of American old school tattooing, Norman "Sailor Jerry" Collins, is launching a bold new...


03 Apr, 2018, 08:30 BST De Kuyper Royal Distillers Simplifies the Cocktail Liqueur Choice

Market Leader Presents its Cocktail Liqueurs in a New Design In contribution to the company's vision to "Own the Cocktail" De Kuyper Royal...


02 Apr, 2018, 16:11 BST Luzhou Laojiao Holds Sealing Ceremony at Imperial Ancestral Temple, Beijing

Luzhou Laojiao Co., Ltd., a well-known Chinese hard liquor - baijiu - producer in China, held a sealing ceremony of the Luzhou Laojiao National...


02 Apr, 2018, 11:15 BST Mini Bar Market Size Worth USD 1.49 Billion by 2024: Hexa Research

The global minibar market size to reach USD 1.49 billion by 2024, owing to the transformation, growth, and emergence of the hospitality industry...


26 Mar, 2018, 18:23 BST Kavalan Enters WWA Whisky "Hall of Fame" in Chinese First

King Car Group Chairman Mr Tien Tsai Lee and group CEO Mr Yu-Ting Lee, are a Chinese first and first father and son to be inducted into the World...


26 Mar, 2018, 08:56 BST 2018 China International Alcoholic Drinks Expo kicks off in "city of Chinese wine"

China International Alcoholic Drinks Expo (CIADE 2018) on March 25 kicked off in Luzhou, a city located in southwest China's Sichuan Province and...


26 Mar, 2018, 03:37 BST ProWine Asia 2018 to delve into Southeast Asia's growing thirst for wines and spirits

Leading Asian wine and spirits companies, including Rockland Distilleries (Sri Lanka), Siam Winery (Thailand) and Rachelle The Rabbit...


21 Mar, 2018, 09:58 GMT Two Michter's Masters Pamela Heilmann and Andrea Wilson Team Up for One 10 Year Bourbon Release

After sampling barrels with Michter's Master of Maturation Andrea Wilson, Michter's Master Distiller Pamela Heilmann has approved the April 2018...


19 Mar, 2018, 13:30 GMT Global Beer Market Expected to Reach $685,354 Million by 2025 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Beer Market By Type, Category, Packaging and Production: Global...


19 Mar, 2018, 12:30 GMT Precision Viticulture Market Worth 1,546.6 Million USD by 2022

The report "Precision Viticulture Market by Technology (Guidance Systems, Remote Sensing, VRT), Application (Yield Monitoring, Field Mapping,...


15 Mar, 2018, 08:00 GMT Rum Poised for Global Turnaround - Latest Research from just-drinks and the IWSR

Global rum sales have disappointed in recent years, but the category could be set for a much-needed resurgence over the next five years, according...


12 Mar, 2018, 07:00 GMT Bushmills Irish Whiskey: Poetic Short Film Featuring Foy Vance Celebrates Real Irish Culture Ahead of St. Patrick’s Day

As people get ready to celebrate St Patrick's Day on 17th March, Bushmills® Irish Whiskey, which is produced at Ireland's oldest working...


08 Mar, 2018, 13:30 GMT Wine Cooler Refrigerators Market to Gain Owing to Rising Interest Regarding Wine Among Consumers: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The global wine cooler refrigerators market is expected to grow at a substantial CAGR in the years to come. Wine Cooler Refrigerator is a type of...


07 Mar, 2018, 07:00 GMT Legendary La Trappe Brewmaster Lodewijk Swinkels Joins Brunswick Bierworks

Toronto brewery is toasting the arrival of one of the world's leading Brewmasters Brunswick Bierworks is toasting the arrival of one of the...


06 Mar, 2018, 09:00 GMT The Women Weaving Their Way to Success With Zacapa

Ahead of International Women's Day, acclaimed photographer Nicolee Drake captures the women hand-crafting one of the world's best-tasting,...