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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Britain’s Biggest Alcohol Brands 2019 report: Generation Sensible?


Millennial moderation seems to be the order of the day. But that doesn’t account for the extra 136 million litres of alcohol sold in the past year


Broadland Wineries shakes off Brexit woes with £1.7m profit surge


This time last year Brexit’s effect on the pound had sent Broadland’s profits plunging 74% to just £324k

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Crowdfunders burnt as Hop Stuff rescued from administration by Molson Coors


London-based craft brewer Hop Stuff has been sold to Carling owner Molson Coors in a pre-pack deal, wiping out £1.5m of crowdfunding investment.

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Chapel Down names TWE’s Martin McGowan as sales director


McGowan worked at the Blossom Hill owner for almost eight years

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Gut health brand Willy’s to roll out booze-alternative soft drinks


Ginger Kombucha Beer and Hop & Hemp Kombucha Beer are about to land in Waitrose

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Bloody Drinks launches with ‘Classic’ Bloody Mary canned RTD


It’s the first in a trio of launches planned for the coming months.

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Revealed: £100m boost to Scottish retailers from MUP


Take-home value sales of alcoholic drinks surged 7.1% to £1.5bn over the 52 weeks to 28 April 2019

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Whitley Neill sales rocket on back of flavoured gin boom


It is now a bigger brand than household names such as Jim Beam, Tanqueray and Westons

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Brits splashing out on fizz as sparkling wine prices surge


The average price per litre of many of the UK’s bestselling sparkling wine brands has risen significantly over the past 12 months