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How badly has the Russian crisis hit the global brewers? Subscription

21 Aug 2014 | By Andrew Stone, Alec Mattinson

Russia is yet to slap an import ban on western beer, but the global brewers are still haemorrhaging sales in the region as political tensions show few signs of easing.

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AB InBev scores World Cup beer boost in Q2

31 Jul 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Beer sales during the World Cup boosted the UK fortunes of Belgian brewery giant AB InBev.

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Nick Rose hired by Blakemore Wholesale to grow Lifestyle Express

22 Jun 2014 | By Sara Spary

Blakemore Wholesale has hired a stores group director to bolster its retail portfolio for Lifestyle Express…

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Marston's show has One Ale of a Job to keep viewers interested

30 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

“We like to think of ourselves as the fourth emergency service,” said two cheery Marston’s drivers…

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Portman Group says voluntary action is tackling alcohol abuse Subscription

16 Aug 2014 | By Sarah Hanratty

From this week’s headlines, you wouldn’t think the overwhelming majority of adults in the UK drink responsibly…

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E-cigarettes pose threat to pharmaceutical companies

30 Aug 2014

For a long time now, the media has consistently written reports on “the so-called effectiveness of e-cigarettes”

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Alpro dedication hailed

30 Aug 2014

Alpro’s decision not to combine the manufacture of its nut and their soya milks on one line is very good news…

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