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Harpers Chiefs of the Week: Albion Racing Club Captains Video

25 Jul 2014 | By Claret Pimpernel

Albion Racing Club Captains: Making beverages cool or bust!


    How much sugar is in wine?

    Laura Thomas on why the wine trade can't ignore the sugar debate

    21 Jul 2014

    Following recent government advice to halve your sugar intake, we catch up with health coach Laura Thomas, to find out why the wine industry should sit up and take note.

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    Guiness Made of More campaign

    Andy Palmer on why big brands have forgotten advertising is about "selling" Video

    18 Jul 2014

    There is a prevailing school of thought in the advertising business that to change consumer behaviour you first need to change consumer attitudes [and by consumer behaviour we mean getting people to buy stuff].

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    DO PURPOSE Why brands with a purpose do better and more

    Book review: Jerry Lockspeiser on DO PURPOSE: Why brands with a purpose do better and matter more

    15 Jul 2014 | By Jerry Lockspeiser

    In the new Uncorked Book Club area on Harpers.co.uk books, featuring new and interesting titles for the trade, Jerry Lockspeiser discusses why this David Hieatt book on brands got so far into his head that it is still there days later…

    Anna Greenhous

    Anna Greenhous assesses Bibendum's new sake range

    14 Jul 2014 | By Anna Greenhous

    Hot on the heels of Bibendum’s launch of its new premium sake range, Anna Greenhous talks about the new range, the potential for pairing with non-Japanese food and the possibilities of the rice-based beverage as part of a wider cocktail offering.

    BobbyMoore and the World Cup

    Tim Atkin on Moore, Banks and Batty in his World Cup memories

    11 Jul 2014 | By Richard Siddle

    The World Cup final is only two days to go and who better to get you in the mood than wine critic, broadcaster and more importantly Tottenham Hotspur fan (we think!), Tim Atkin MW. Here are his World Cup memories:    

    Henry Ashworth

    Henry Ashworth, the Portman Group: our industry's commitment to the Responsibility Deal

    11 Jul 2014

    Here we publish the comment piece from Henry Ashworth, chief executive, of the Portman Group, on his reaction to this week’s government announcement on the Responsbility Deal and the drinks industry’s response to the new commitments laid down in the deal.

    MW Exam

    Is the Institute of Masters of Wine fit for purpose?

    20 Jul 2014 | By Stephen Forward

    It’s hard to imagine Jancis Robinson doing a stand-up routine at London’s Comedy Store isn't it? Yet, after reading her take on the recent Master of Wine examination papers it would seem to me that she has all the hallmarks of a good humorist.

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    Miles Beale

    WSTA's Miles Beale gears up for the next battle to cut wine duty

    04 Jul 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

    Fresh from victory in the battle against hiking alcohol duty ever-upwards, the Wine & Spirit Trade Association’s chief executive is already champing at the bit to secure a fair duty level next time around.

    Tesco Wine buyer Laura Jewell MW

    Tesco's Laura Jewell MW on what she wants from wine suppliers Subscription

    30 May 2014 | By Angela Mount

    In the first of a series of buyer-to-buyer interviews, Angela Mount talks to Laura Jewell MW about her role as Tesco’s wine category product development manager and what she is looking for from her suppliers


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