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Drinks industry 'vastly exceeds' target to remove 1bn units

19 Dec 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

The drinks industry has “vastly exceeded” its target to remove 1 billion units of alcohol from the UK market two years ahead of schedule, a report from the Department of Health has confirmed.

Drop the Duty

WSTA and SWA call for 2% duty cut with launch of Drop the Duty! campaign

15 Dec 2014 | By Erin Smith

The Wine and Spirits Trade Association and the Scotch Whisky Association have teamed up to launch the Drop the Duty campaign which calls for a 2% cut in alcohol duty in the March Budget, saying it will boost public finances by £1.5 billion. 

Be Fair George, Call Time on Duty!

Wine and spirit industries to unite in combined campaign for 2% duty cut in 2015 Budget

05 Dec 2014 | By Richard Siddle

The wine and spirits industry is to unite under a combined campaign and consider calling for a 2% cut in alcohol duty in the 2015 Budget.

Best Practice Guidelines

North South latest supplier to sign up to Best Practice Guidelines

03 Nov 2014 | By Richard Siddle

North South Wines is the 21st supplier and the latest company to sign up to the Harpers Best Practice Guidelines which looks to help suppliers and independent wine merchants work closer together.

Best Practice Guidelines

Daniel Lambert signs up to Best Practice Guidelines and calls for more action

24 Oct 2014 | By Richard Siddle

Daniel Lambert Wines is the latest company to sign up to the Harpers Best Practice Guidelines which looks to help suppliers and independent wine merchants work closer together.

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