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Quintessential

Lizzy Johnson joins Quintessential Brands as marketing boss

17 Oct 2014 | By Beth Brooks

The Quintessential Brands Group has named Lizzy Johnson as its new international marketing director…

Johnnie Walker Red Label

Diageo sales drop 1.5% in first quarter

16 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Don

Uncertainty arising from the Ukraine crisis and weak consumer confidence has hit Diageo’s sales in Russia and Eastern Europe.

Smirnoff 2014 TV campaign

Diageo unveils £15m Smirnoff campaign

24 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Diageo has this week launched a £15m push for its Smirnoff vodka brand.

Wine

How independents can make more money from the wine fixture Subscription

16 Oct 2014 | By Sophie McLean

Wine is daunting to a lot of shoppers. And supermarket deals are hard to compete with if you don’t know what you’re doing…

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Portman Group's increased interference is unacceptable

17 Oct 2014 | By Steve Parfett

I have written before of my concerns that initiatives introduced by local authorities…

BEER PINT

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…

Poll

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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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