Here is a selection of some of the latest projects under way within the industry….
Expected to be up and running by October 2020, Port of Leith Distillery have released two products this week: their Lind & Lime Gin and an oloroso Sherry sourced from Bodegas Baron in Cadiz, Andalucia
IntelligentX Brewing Co. is a start-up looking to change how we market brands and products with consumers in future. Their co-founder Dr. Rob McInerney is questioning the need for investment on advertising, and suggests this
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 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.
Supermarkets rely heavily on science to drive consumers to shop whilst instore, especially in places such as the UK where the competition over the last few years has continued to grow with online shopping such
The Department of International Trade (DIT) is here to help companies looking to invest in the UK or equally to help UK based companies to export abroad. Drinks companies large or small in size can
I have contributed to the August 2018 issue of Duty Free News International (DFNI) magazine on the topic of the value proposition for Scotch whisky in Global Travel Retail (GTR). The full version is available here
I stumbled upon this Bavarian style inn and micro-brewery at Munich International Airport, and found that they had opened the brewery almost 20 years ago in the late summer of 1999 with two home brewed
This August is my anniversary at the company, celebrating 2 years of helping to develop and build the Loch Lomond Group brands within the Global Travel Retail (GTR)/ Duty Free channel…
The latest rankings have been revealed by The Moodie Davitt Report, through their annual guide measured by 2017 sales.
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Courtesy of The Grocer magazine and originally published in July 2018.