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Sales at Rémy Cointreau rose to £353 million in the six months to September 30, the company has announced.
Sussex-based Ridgeview Wine Estate has won the UK Wine Guild’s Highest Achievement Award, in a ceremony at the Wine Guild Winter Banquet at London’s Vintners’ Hall earlier this week.
Counterfeit alcohol has killed 15 people in the last two weeks, according to authorities in Russia.
Award-winning Speyside distillery, The Glenrothes, launched a new tasting platform at Abbey Road Studios this week.
Wine drinkers in Scotland will be offered small measures as part of a new pilot scheme to reduce alcohol consumption, launched yesterday.
Turnover at Norwich-based wine supplier Broadland Wineries is up 20% year on year to XXXX, the company has reported.
New Zealand wines continue to dominate sales at premium price points in the UK market, according to data from Nielsen.
On-trade distributor Matthew Clark has added Champagne Doyard to its premium Wines of Distinction portfolio
Givinity, a new ultra-premium gin brand, launched this week at the Corinthia Hotel in Westminster.
Slovenian family-owned winery Puklavec & Friends has won nationwide listings for two of its wines in Waitrose.
Arbikie Highland Estate is celebrating its first birthday with the release of a Chilli Vodka.
Families are driving a rise in UK leisure spending, according to a new survey released today
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