Top brands 2017 | Scottish Licensed Trade News - Part 2

Scottish Licensed Trade News

Flying high in the licensed trade sky

Some drinks brands’ cups runneth over in bumper sales year WHILE this year’s CGA list saw a number of brands gaining ground, some names had a stronger year …

Gin sings as the category grows

GIN is well and truly the spirit of the moment, with the category representing the biggest increase in value across all drinks categories, according to CGA. …

Static sales year

WHILE many categories saw either successes or declines in the past year, Scotch whisky was fairly …

Journey into darkness

LAST year saw consumers seemingly shifting their allegiance from light to dark rums – a trend that continued in …

The giant overshadows

SALES of imported whiskey showed little fluctuation over the past year in terms of overall takings for pubs and bars. What is underlined by the figures is that …

Slight dip for RTDs

THE ready to drink (RTD) category suffered a slight decline in value last year, dipping by around 2% to a value of £29.5 …

Alcohol-free growth

THE low and no-alcohol category continues to grow, albeit slower than last year, when the on-trade was still coming to terms with the lower drink drive limit. …

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