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Giant of the trade continues to move

Scotland’s top-selling spirit is evolving in a premium, flavoured direction …

Vodka: a cornerstone spirit

THE significance of vodka to on-trade sales cannot be overstated, with a market value of £225 million, according to figures from CGA. …

Top Brands 2017: The biggest names stand their ground

The top five brands in the Scottish on-trade have held their positions …

Still the biggest spirit in the Scottish trade

WHILE vodka retains its position as Scotland’s fourth-biggest drinks category, and by far the biggest spirit with a market value of £225 million, vodka …

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 …

‘Tis the season for high-end drinks

Premium spirits, wines and serves expected to be popular this Christmas A STRONG range of premium products will once again be the best way to capitalise on …

Vodka range gets cherry on top

SPIRITS giant Pernod Ricard has further bolstered its vodka portfolio, expanding its Absolut range with the introduction of a new flavoured variant. Launched …

Absolut goes Andy Warhol

ABSOLUT vodka owner Pernod Ricard has paid homage to Andy Warhol by bringing the artist’s 1986 painting of the brand to life. The limited edition bottle, …

Clear strategy to grow vodka sales

Premium and flavoured products driving category, firms say PROMOTING premium brands as a trade-up can help operators boost sales of vodka, according to brand …

Time for trade to show its Christmas spirit

IT’S all very well holding a raft of premium spirits – but do your customers know what you stock and how each spirit can be served? That’s the question …