Scottish Gin Awards

The Scottish Gin Awards was founded in 2016 and is run for the benefit of the Scottish gin sector, with the objective of celebrating and promoting the growing range of high quality gins made in

The New Gin Brand Bingo Game

The inspiration for this game came from Mark Jennings‘ post challenge on facebook questioning gin buyers, fans, journalists, experts and amateurs on which words they hate to see on a new gin bottle label (or

Vending Machines and Alcohol?

The UK lags behind Europe, Asia and the US when it comes to the market in general as previously reported in the grocery trade press. Apparently the UK market, covering everything from cans of soda

Craft Watch: Ovin Pion Vodka

In 2016, a journey led the two brothers Moritz and Sebastian Schafstein through the department of Charente, where they met Mickaël Bouilly in the traditional city of Cognac, a master blender whose family has been

The Amazon History of Me

I first discovered Amazon in 2000, two years after it was first launched in the UK market. Back then, all I was looking to purchase was a book and I ended up buying three of