Monday, March 25, 2019

Blue Nun shows its true colours

GERMAN wine range Blue Nun has been relaunched with “fresher and fruitier” styles of wine and new-look packaging in time for summer. Previously a non-varietal...

Operators urged to ‘think pink’

Rosé set to continue its reign this summer, suppliers say OPERATORS looking to boost wine sales this summer are being advised to stay in the...

Vodka chases cocktail culture

MARMALADE Martinis were on the menu at the launch of the latest bistro from Hotel du Vin. The limited edition Chase Marmalade Vodka was the...

Funkin introduces a taste of summer

VODKA is all that’s required for one of the new summer cocktail mixers from Funkin. Designed for mixing with vodka, the Strawberry Woo Woo combines...

Finlandia keeps its cool

FINLANDIA vodka has unveiled a new-look bottle designed to reflect its premium credentials and Nordic heritage. Developed by Finnish artists, brand representatives and designers, the...

Smirnoff surges back to form

Diageo boss Simon Litherland explains how the on-trade’s top selling spirit has bounced back after a challenging end to 2010 SCOTLAND’S biggest selling spirit has...

Trade urged to harness premium potential

Offering quality and value for money key to boosting vodka sales, suppliers say INCREASES in VAT, duty, raw materials and distribution costs – vodka, like...

Stowells goes the whole Nine Yards

Heritage to fore of leading wine brand’s ‘revitalisation’ THE wine brand credited with pioneering the ‘bag in a box’ and draught wine in pubs has...

Captain takes helm of Morgan’s ship

Diageo says rebrand brings spirit in line with international identity. MORGAN’S Spiced, one of Scotland’s best selling spirits, is to be renamed this summer to...

Ginger beer adds spice to market

Category’s ‘point of difference’ credited with bolstering sales THERE’S a relative newcomer to the drinks scene that’s winning a place in young adults’ affections. After the...