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Dead Crow Spirit Beers

SHS puts Cuvana rum-flavoured beer under Dead Crow's wing

20 Apr 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

SHS Drinks is axing Cuvana rum-flavoured beer and is bringing the liquid under the wing of its Dead Crow brand…

Black Wolf Brewery Range

Traditional Scottish Ales rebrands as Black Wolf Brewery

20 Apr 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Traditional Scottish Ales has become The Black Wolf Brewery and unveiled a new range of modern craft beers…

Van Bulck Gluten Free Lager

Van Bulck introduces gluten-free lager as part of beer range

20 Apr 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

A Belgian start-up is launching a range of beers that includes an organic gluten-free lager…

Alcohol beer booze

Focus on Alcohol

17 Oct 2013 | By Natalie Brown

After years of pile ‘em high sell ‘em cheap thinking in the beer aisle, something had to give. And this year it’s given…

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beer and cider

Price wars and The Budget: good news for consumers

22 Mar 2014 | By Adam Leyland

Who stands to lose most from this price war isn’t yet clear…


'Nutters are normal' and Austrian wine campaigns begin at P&F

27 Jan 2014 | By Titania Touché

Our latest unpaid intern Persephone (but dim), is one of the growing band of delicate souls who have an allergy…


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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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