Each year we exclusively reveal the top 100 ranking of booze brands in the UK and take a closer look at the emerging forces that are shaping the landscape of the alcohol industry.

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10 biggest alcohol brands in the UK 2019

2019-07-12T13:29:00+01:00By The Grocer

Together, the top 10 alcohol brands have racked up an extra £3.4bn. So who’s up, who’s down, and what’s behind their performance?

Alcohol news

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US maintains whisky tariff but drops further food and drink hikes

2020-08-13T11:16:00+01:00By

The Trump administration had threatened to impose new tariffs on $3.1bn of EU exports

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City snapshot: Carlsberg posts double-digit sales and profits drop amid lockdown closures

2020-08-13T07:57:00+01:00By

Carlsberg has posted an 12.6% drop in first half revenues and a double-digit fall in operating profits as the coronavirus pandemic hammered its second quarter sales.

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Accolade Wines launches The Park independent booze production business

2020-08-12T11:47:00+01:00By

The move comes after a strategic review of how to best optimise its Accolade Park facility in Bristol

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Miranda Osborne made category and marketing director at Disaronno

2020-08-11T11:33:00+01:00By

Osborne previously worked for brewing giant Molson Coors as brand director

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Echo Falls joins hard seltzer craze with new trio

2020-08-11T09:06:00+01:00By

The drinks are billed as a lower-calorie option at 69 calories per 250ml can

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Wine and spirits trade stalwart Arthur Bennett dies aged 89

2020-08-10T14:44:00+01:00By

Bennett, who worked with Jack Cohen at Tesco in the 1960s, died shortly before his 90th birthday 

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Fungtn debuts myco adaptogen beer trio

2020-08-07T08:12:00+01:00By

Brewed with myco adaptogens (medicinal mushrooms) the beers are said to deliver functional and positive benefits

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Treasury Wine Estates launches The Winery Collection DTC platform

2020-08-05T09:02:00+01:00

As well as selling wines, The Winery Collection will host wine clubs and tasting events

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Booze industry warns over the cost of calorie labelling

2020-07-30T15:28:00+01:00By

Industry reaction was fiercely divided when the government’s plans were unveiled this week

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Brits’ alcohol intake almost cut in half despite in-store sales surge

2020-07-30T15:18:00+01:00By

With social occasions in decline thanks to coronavirus, Brits have been drinking less

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Majestic Wine to open new stores following lockdown customer surge

2020-07-30T10:59:00+01:00By

The retailer has unveiled plans for two new shops in Henley and Beckenham