Innovative new uses for coconut flavoured white spirit Malibu are to be sought by food ingredients specialist Thomas Lowndes. It has added Malibu to its portfolio following the acquisition of the brand from Diageo by its parent company, Allied Domecq. A spokesman for Thomas Lowndes said the brand was versatile and would be suitable for a variety of food applications such as sorbets, ice creams and confectionery. {{DRINKS }}