Diageo launches Captain Morgan Sliced Apple Spiced Rum

Diageo-owned rum brand Captain Morgan has added a new spiced apple variant to its portfolio this autumn.Captain Morgan Sliced Apple Spiced Rum features the...

Consumers’ attitudes towards alcohol consumption and brands ‘changed’ by pandemic

‘New Socializing’, ‘New Initiatives’ and ‘More Health’ are three new trends that are emerging in the alcoholic beverage space after the pandemic altered consumers’...

Consumers’ attitudes towards alcohol consumption and brands ‘changed’ by pandemic

‘New Socializing’, ‘New Initiatives’ and ‘More Health’ are three new trends that are emerging in the alcoholic beverage space after the pandemic altered consumers’...

Pernod Ricard plans for continued uncertainty and volatility

Pernod Ricard says it has proved its resilience during the coronavirus pandemic but expects continued uncertainty and volatility in the market moving forward.Full story: https://www.beveragedaily.com/Article/2020/09/02/Pernod-Ricard-releases-FY20-results-plans-for-continued-uncertainty

Refocusing alcohol brand marketing in SA

The marketing of alcohol brands has had to adapt significantly during the COVID-19 lockdown and the subsequent bans on alcohol sales, with a renewed...

Campari Group acquires a 49% interest in e-commerce platform Tannico

Campari Group will acquire a 49% interest in Tannico S.p.A, an Italian e-commerce platform for wines and premium spirits: noting the online channel is...

Distell posts estimated R4.3bn revenue loss due to SA liquor sales...

Liquor group Distell says SA’s prohibition on liquor sales cost it an estimated R4.3bn in lost revenue during its year to end-June, when volumes...

Baileys unveils limited-edition apple pie flavour in US

Diageo-owned Baileys has introduced an Apple Pie Irish Cream Liqueur in the US as a limited time offering this autumn. The new beverage offers Bailey’s...

Proposed changes around the sale of alcohol in South Africa –...

Alcohol industry players in South Africa have pledged to invest upwards of R150 million in harm-reduction programmes over the next year.The industry will focus...

Proposed changes around the sale of alcohol in South Africa –...

Alcohol industry players in South Africa have pledged to invest upwards of R150 million in harm-reduction programmes over the next year.The industry will focus...

UK government fund to create more eco-friendly distilleries

The UK government has launched a £10 million research and development funding to help decarbonise the country’s distilleries.The fund – which aims to address...

Spirits buoyant after lifting of restrictions

Retailers reported robust demand following the lifting of the restrictions on alcohol and cigarette sales, but trade on the JSE remained modest.Shoprite, Africa’s biggest...

Diageo to buy Ryan Reynolds-backed Aviation American Gin

Diageo has agreed to acquire premium brand Aviation Gin and its owner Davos Brands for a total consideration of up to $610 million.The transaction...

Diageo to buy Ryan Reynolds-backed Aviation American Gin

Diageo has agreed to acquire premium brand Aviation Gin and its owner Davos Brands for a total consideration of up to $610 million.The transaction...

Game to limit alcohol purchases

While some South Africans are counting down the hours until government lifts the ban on the sale of liquor and cigarettes from midnight on...

Game to limit alcohol purchases

While some South Africans are counting down the hours until government lifts the ban on the sale of liquor and cigarettes from midnight on...

Rise of the alcohol-free brands

While many South Africans fret under round two of a lockdown ban on alcohol sales, it’s not only the illicit booze traders who have...

Rise of the alcohol-free brands

While many South Africans fret under round two of a lockdown ban on alcohol sales, it’s not only the illicit booze traders who have...