Guinness launch visibility kits ahead of St Patrick’s Day

Guinness is set to provide 10,000 bars and pubs throughout the UK with activation kits in time for St Patrick’s festivities this year on 17th March. The kits aim to raise pre-event awareness, increase footfall and encourage customers to buy Guinness, making it the centre of attention in participating outlets. Guinness ...

Miss Whisky joins Wm Grant

Alwynne Gwilt, the founder and editor of the the Miss Whisky website http://www.misswhisky.com, has joined William Grant & Sons UK as Whisky Specialist for th...

Moderate Drinkers Wanted by Heineken

Heineken has launched a new ‘Enjoy Heineken® Responsibly’ campaign. Entitled ‘Moderate Drinkers Wanted’ the campaign is based on new global research into dr...

GLENMORANGIE MILSEAN SUMMONS SWEET SPLENDOUR

Glenmorangie Milsean is the latest release in Glenmorangie’s Private Edition. It is the first Glenmorangie expression to be extra-matured in heavily toasted Portug...

CÎROC® ULTRA REVEALS LIMITED EDITION

Ultra-Premium Vodka CÎROC has revealed a limited edition ‘Derek Zoolander Blue Steel’ bottle. Designed exclusively in collaboration with one of the world’s mo...

Courvoisier® launches its first global bartender competition

Following the successful launch of Courvoisier’s brand campaign, The Toast of Paris Since 1889, the world-famous premium cognac house has announced its first global bartender competition. Bartenders will be tasked with creating a new twist on the Classic Champagne Cocktail using Courvoisier VSOP or above and explaining how the...

Rare Benromach revealed to be 35 years old

The Benromach Distillery Company Ltd has brought to market one of its rarest expressions to date, Benromach 35 Years Old, and packaged it in a bespoke decanter sty...

The Glenturret appoints Douglas Laing as European distributor

Edrington-owned single malt whisky, The Glenturret, will now be distributed by Douglas Laing in Europe. Late last year the brand, perhaps best know because it is a ...

Monster Energy launch new drink

Monster Energy has launched a new drink and can size exclusively for the on-trade called Monster Ultra, a lighter tasting zero calorie and zero sugar product. It is ...

CUE arrives in Aberdeen

CUE Barbecue is a new Aberdeen restaurant on the site of what was formerly The Courtyard Restaurant in Aberdeen. As you would imagine from the name, this new eatery,...

Sue Says

Boy oh boy since the middle of December the alcohol industry has been getting a real bashing. Dame Sally Davies said 1 daily glass of wine can put you at risk of cancer and as Chief Medical Officer she announced the latest advised alcohol limits and of course they were revised downwards! She went on […]...

Price freeze as Tennent’s drops Wallaces from name

Tennent Caledonian – owners of Tennent’s Lager – has announced that it is changing the trading name of its Sales and Distribution Company from Wallac...

Obituary: Duncan Robertson

Duncan Robertson Big Dunc, funky dunky and Duncan 12th December 1973 – 1st January 2016 Duncan Robertson was a ‘one off’. He was a real character and his d...

Newton’s appl fizzics launches nationwide

Newton’s appl fizzics, a new and innovative healthy apple juice drink, is now available nationwide. It is a blend of apple juice and sparkling water but has approx...

2016 the year to recycle food waste

Businesses and other large organizations face hefty fines if they don’t start recycling their food waste now. A change in the law, which occurred 1st January, now ...

CALEDONIA BEST KICKS OFF THE RBS SIX NATIONS TOURNAMENT

Caledonia Best, official beer sponsor of Scottish Rugby, is launching a full programme of promotional activity for this year’s RBS Six Nations tournament and this includes the opportunity for pub goers to win a VIP trip to Japan during Scotland’s summer tour. Selected Caledonia Best outlets will receive rate of sale kits whi...

Top accolades for Scotland’s hotels

The Gleneagles® Hotel has been awarded the title of Scotland’s Best Hotel/Resort in the Today’s Golfer Travel Awards 2016, retaining the title for the third yea...

Chung launches new Festival to mark Chinese New Year

Chinese entrepreneur Andy Chung of Glasgow’s Amber Regent has been the power house behind a desire to create a Chinese Festival for Glasgow to celebrate Chinese Ne...

Buzzworks is officially one of the UK’s best Companies to work for!

Congratulations to Buzzworks Holdings. They have secured themselves a place on The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For 2016. This recognition comes as a resu...

India on the Green set to re-open

Despite the recent flooding in Ballater, India on the Green owner Chef Raj, has vowed to have his restaurant back up and running within months, not only that but he ...