Champagne & sparkling
The Metropolitan Police says officers seized counterfeit and “overproof” alcohol with a street value of around £30,000 at this year’s Notting Hill Carnival in west London.
Spar is to move its Marquis Belrive Champagne to an everyday low pricing model.
Luxury London retailer Hedonism Wines is to open a cellar devoted to rare vintages of Dom Pérignon Champagne.
Champagne and Irish whiskey were among the main drivers of global growth for Pernod Ricard in 2014/15, though the spirits giant turned in only a modest overall sales increase of 2%. The company described the performance as “solid”.
Fashion model Adriana Karembeu has put her name to a new Champagne in the Lanson International portfolio.
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