Fuller's 11th vintage 

Fuller's has launched its 11th limited-edition Vintage Ale, made from the year's finest hops and malt. The 2007 version is said to taste fruity, malty and sweet. 

Chambord samples 

Bacardi Brown-Forman is running an off-trade sampling campaign for French liqueur brand Chambord in the run up to Christmas. Consumers will be given the chance to try the raspberry, blackberry and vanilla liqueur and will be given cocktail recipe cards. 

Lighter bottle move 

Marston's has made its 500ml bottles 22% lighter in order to reduce its carbon footprint. It has also tweaked the label design with an enhanced logo and extended the government health warning.