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Mats Olsson: Ramsbury gin

Angel Brown caught up with Mats Olsson, international director at Ramsbury gin.


Last Drop Distillers launches 15th limited release

The Last Drop Distillers has launched its newest release, the 1969 Glenrothes Single Malt Scotch Whisky.


Tito's expands to Mongolia

Tito’s Handmade Vodka has expanded its reach in Asia by launching in Mongolia this month.


Magners launches pink Rosé cider in UK

Magners Irish Cider has introduced Magners Rosé for the UK summer to follow the increased demand for pink gin and rosé wine.


Centre Vinicole – Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte acquires Henri Abelé

The Centre Vinicole – Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte (CV-CNF) has announced the acquisition of champagne house Henri Abelé, which has been part of the Freixenet Group since 1985.


Glen Scotia celebrates Malt Festival with new release

Glen Scotia has introduced a new Limited Edition Rum Cask Finish single malt to celebrate its Campbeltown Malts Festival programme.


Bottega: Prosecco set for next level of premiumisation

Bottega Spa owner Sandro Bottega believes that prosecco is set to enter a new era of premiumisation.


Pernod Ricard acquires majority stake in Rabbit Hole Whiskey

Pernod Ricard USA, through its New Brand Ventures division, has acquired a majority share of Rabbit Hole Whiskey which is produced and based in Louisville, Kentucky.


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Strryk gains £1m investment and distribution deal

Non-alcoholic spirits drink Strryk has gained a £1m investment from soft drinks company AG Barr, which also owns Funkin Cocktails.


Majestic Wines set for summer sale

The sale of Majestic Wines is at an “advanced stage” and is expected to be completed over the summer months.


De Kuyper and Beam Suntory enter German market

De Kuyper Royal Distillers and Beam Suntory have expanded their distribution deal to the German market.


Porter's Gin undergoes redesign

Porter’s Gin has launched a new bottle design across its markets featuring an update to the gin’s branding and logo developed by design agency Stranger & Stranger.


Grey Goose platform 'Live Victoriously' targets brand refresh

Grey Goose’s new creative platform “Live Victoriously” aims to re-energise the brand in 2019 by encouraging consumers to celebrate small victories, says Grey Goose global CMO Lee Applbaum.


New Speyside Glenrinnes Distillery launches gin and vodka range

Newly built Glenrinnes Distillery has launched an organic gin and vodka range at Ben Rinnes, Speyside.



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