Merrydown cider is celebrating its 25th anniversary with commemorative labels. The brand's Vintage medium cider now has a gold label while bottles of the dry carry a silver design.

Cases for C&Cs
Hall & Woodhouse has introduced price marked packs of beer aimed at cash and carry outlets. The cases contain 12 500 ml bottles of ale, including the Golden Glory and Tanglefoot brands, and are priced at £11.99.

SA premium reds
South African wine producer Boschendal has added two premium reds to its portfolio. Boschendal Grande Reserve 1998, a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc will retail for £15, while the Cabernet Sauvignon 2000 will be priced at around £7.49. Both wines are rolling out now and join a Merlot and Shiraz in the range.