Rémy Cointreau Group restructures its executive committee

Farnier – who currently serves as the CEO of the Americas region – will replace the outgoing Eric Vallet, who has served as the CEO of...

The Italian Dream Continues with Malfy Gin™ Originale launching in South...

Cape Town based premium spirits company Truman & Orange brings MALFY GIN™ ORIGINALE in SA with a view to offering a wider choice to all the gin lovers.  The company is...

Don Papa Aged Rum launches in SA

Truman & Orange, premium spirits company is proud to launch Don Papa Aged Rum, a disruptive new brand, to their unique portfolio. Crafted with great precision, Don Papa...

Pernod Ricard releases limited-edition Glenlivet Code whisky

Pernod Ricard says The Glenlivet Code has been inspired by British codebreakers, and the whisky has been released without cask or taste information, as the digital...

BUNNAHABHAIN 25-YEAR-OLD: BEST SCOTCH ISLAY SINGLE MALT

Late last year, Bunnahabhain was awarded the coveted Cask Strength Scotch Whisky Trophy for its 18-year-old single malt at the 2017 International Wine & Spirits Competition (IWSC).  Bunnahabhain...

Distell to launch campaigns and TR exclusives at TFWA Singapore

Distell’s cream liquor brand Amarula is putting African “inspiration” and elephant conservation in the spotlight with two new campaigns. The first sees Amarula collaborating with talented artists...

Big global wins for SA whisky brand Bain’s

These awards, held annually by the UK’s Whisky Magazine attract fierce competition from well-known Scottish, Irish, American, Japanese, Taiwanese and other expressions from around the world in an attempt...

Glenfiddich releases limited 21-year old single malt aged in icewine barrels

The world’s most awarded single malt whisky, Glenfiddich has made its rare small batch handcrafted 21-year old, Winter Storm the world’s first-ever single malt whisky finished...

New excise duty hikes could impact brandy recovery

Speaking on behalf of the country's brandy industry, the Foundation's director, Christelle Reade-Jahn, said that ironically, the above-inflation hikes had come just as the industry was...

Diageo releases dairy-free Baileys made from almond milk

This vegan-friendly version of the signature Baileys drink is called Baileys Almande, and has been being introduced to the UK following the success of the drink...

Cape Town distillery produces new drought-conscious gin

Pienaar & Son will produce a Drought Edition version of their existing gin varietals – Empire and Orient. Empire is a dry English-style gin infused with...

Bottoms up to brandy as sales volumes rise

In 2006, whisky overtook brandy as South Africa’s favourite spirit, but the decline in volume and market share for this homegrown spirit made from grapes has...

World Whiskies award Scottish Leader with gold medal

The Scottish Leader 12-year-old is crafted with a blend of unpeated Highland and Speyside malts, combined with Scottish grains. Source: Bizcommunity

Aperol sales boost full-year Campari results

The company, which produces brands such as Aperol, Campari, Wild Turkey and Grand Marnier, says that performance was boosted by continued improvement of its key brands...

Diageo Unveils ‘Jane Walker’ In The US

Diageo says Jane Walker, a limited-edition version of Johnnie Walker black label, will go on sale starting in March. It has revamped the iconic Johnnie Walker logo for...

New excise duty hikes could stifle brandy industry’s recovery

Speaking on behalf of the country's brandy industry, the Foundation's director, Christelle Reade-Jahn, said that ironically, the above-inflation hikes had come just as the industry was seeing...

Distell Toasts Giddy Gin, Brandy And Bernini Sales

Brandy sales also did well, with volume growth of 14%. Distell says domestic market revenue increased by 8.2% in the six months to December and sales volumes rose...

Eastside Distilling releases coffee-infused Hue-Hue rum

Called Hue-Hue Coffee Rum, the spirit incorporates Arabica coffee beans which are cold-brewed in small batches by Eastside and blended with silver rum and a trace...