Alcoholic drinks remain a target for M&A activity in the food and drink sector. Europe had the largest share of M&A activity in 2017 and the largest announced transaction in 2017 was the December acquisition
The recent announcement by the Chancellor Phillip Hammond to continue to freeze spirits duty was very much a welcome one in the 2018 Autumn Budget.
The recent article on The Grocer magazine about vending machines (27th October 2018) reported that the UK lacks behind Europe, Asia and the US when it comes to the market in general. Apparently the UK
Looking back on another week spent in the south of France during the annual TFWA Exhibition & Conference, my personal highlight was to hear the news that Jillie Cooper was selected as one of the
The 10 largest spirits brands in travel retail hold 36% of the total travel-retail spirits market and 45% of the volumes held by the top 100 brands, according to the Top 100 Travel-Retail Spirits Brands
Loch Lomond Group is embarking on a significant expansion of its Global Travel Retail (GTR) range with the launch of a range of new products, expected in stores in 2019.
The OAG Megahubs International Index 2018 reveals the 50 most internationally connected airports in the world. The index is generated by comparing the number of scheduled connections to and from international flights with the number
Loch Lomond Group has released Littlemill 40 Year Old Celestial Edition (46.8% ABV) with World Duty Free across four of their stores in the UK as part of a global launch, including London Heathrow Terminal
Human DNA is about 99.5% identical from person to person. However, there are small differences that make each person unique. These differences are called variants. The company 23andMe can provide information relating to your health
This gin brand found its way to my G&T cocktail glass in Portugal whilst on my annual summer holidays in the Algarve region. The packaging and story behind the product also caught my attention at