McGuigan wine brand blending Australian and Latin varietals Subscription

06 Jul 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Australian wine brand McGuigan is to tap the growing popularity of Spanish and Latin American grapes with new wine blends…

Dune Surfer beer

Former Heineken director takes to the road with Dune Surfer Subscription

06 Jul 2014 | By Lisa Riley

John Hunt is hoping to drive supermarket listings with an experiential push for his Dune Surfer beer…

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Beer sales up year-on-year despite England's World Cup exit

05 Jul 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Alcohol sales have slow­ed following England’s World Cup exit – but they’re still stronger than this time last year…

Global brands

Global 50 food and drink suppliers: rankings and report Subscription

04 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

A dramatic slowdown in growth among the world’s biggest fmcg giants is underlined in our OC&C Global 50 rankings…

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BB’s Warehouse piles ’em high in Wakefield Subscription

29 Jul 2014 | Updated: 30 Jul 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

BB’s Warehouse, which opened on Monday, is Conviviality Retail’s new brand designed to be “bold, fun and democratic”. The Grocer paid a visit.

Branching Out - Britain's Biggest Alcohol Brands

Alcohol market sees shoppers shift towards premium products

20 Jul 2014 | By Helen Stares

The 2014 edition of Britain’s Biggest Alcohol Brands is out this week and there’s plenty to celebrate…


Can Dave Lewis make a go of it as CEO of Tesco?

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Duty stamps still on table

01 Sep 2013

As an interested party in the debate on duty fraud may I heartily support the FWD’s view about endorsement…

There's more to the US craft beer decline than meets the eye

01 Sep 2013

There’s been a dramatic fall in UK imports of American craft beers…

'Softly softly' is too slow

11 Aug 2013 | Updated: 12 Aug 2013

We at the Faculty of Public Health withdrew from the Responsibility Deal because we are dismayed and disappointed…

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