Distillers To Discuss ?devastating? Retaliatory Tariffs

More than 150 US distillers will gather in Washington DC this week to discuss the ?devastating impacts? retaliatory tariffs have had on spirits exports and to call for permanent tax cuts for the indus


No-deal Brexit Could Lead To ?recession-type? Decline For Drinks Sector

The Drinks Industry Group of Ireland has warned that a no-deal Brexit could have a ?recession-type? effect on the drinks and hospitality sector


Fever-tree Reports ?encouraging? H1 2019 Sales

Tonic water producer Fever-Tree has reported a 13% revenue increase during the first half of 2019, boosted by the UK and US


Campari: A Brand History

By concentrating on cocktails, Milanese favourite Campari has forged its own path and has been boosted by the revival of aperitivos


Dante Nabs World?s Best Bar Title At Spirited Awards

New York?s Dante has walked away with the top accolade at Tales of the Cocktail?s Spirited Awards, winning the title of World?s Best Bar


Japanese Whisky And Gin Drive Spirits Sales In Gtr

Total spirits volume in the global travel retail channel grew 2.5% last year, boosted by double-digit gains from Japanese whisky and gin, according to new IWSR figures


Firebox Bottles Shimmering F*ckboys Tears Liqueur

Online retailer Firebox has expanded its Mythical Spirits range with a new gin liqueur that contains ?the tears of f*ckboys?


Pernod Launches No-alcohol ?dark Spirit? In Uk

Pernod Ricard has waded further into the low- and no-abv drinks territory with the launch of an alcohol-free ?dark spirit?


Vinexpo New York To Launch Regional Pavilions

Wine and spirits exhibitors will gain ?added presence and recognition? at next year?s Vinexpo New York trade show with the installation of regional pavilions


The Week In Pictures

As a host of bartending contests kicked off, the shining lights of the on-trade descended on New Orleans for Tales of the Cocktail and team SB took on the Diageo Pub Quiz

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