Archive | June, 2009

SAB Miller India in Executive Reshuffle?

SAB Miller India in Executive Reshuffle?

SABMiller India MD Jean Marc Delphon de Vaux has decided not to renew his tenure in the country, in a move communicated past week, said an informed source. The decision not to extend his three-year Indian stint was a personal one, the source said. [...more]

News, People

Australian Wine and Brandy Corp. gets new CEO

Australian Wine and Brandy Corp. gets new CEO

Australian Federal Minister for Agriculture Tony Burke has appointed James Dominguez as new chair of the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation (AWBC) board, while Andrew Cheesman has been named as the statutory authority’s new CEO. [...more]

People

Amarula is licensed by FIFA as official 2010 World Cup Brand

Amarula is licensed by FIFA as official 2010 World Cup Brand

FIFA has signed an agreement with Distell entitling it to market Amarula and a range of specially produced Nederburg wines for the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ in South Africa next year. [...more]

Announcements

Heineken to merge two Breweries in Czech Republic

Heineken to merge two Breweries in Czech Republic

Heineken NV has announced plans to merge its local Kralovsky Pivovar Krusovice brewery with the beverage group Drinks Union (DU). Local reports say the merger is expected to be completed in the first half of the next year at the latest, citing Jiri Danek, head of Heineken's Czech business. [...more]

News

Scotch Whisky Association wins Protection Battle in Italian Courts

Scotch Whisky Association wins Protection Battle in Italian Courts

A long fight by the Scotch Whisky Association to protect consumers from imitation ‘Scotch Whiskies’ in Italy has come to a successful end in the Italian Supreme Court. [...more]

News

Condolences – Californian Wines Pioneer – Robert Young has died

Condolences – Californian Wines Pioneer – Robert Young has died

Robert Young, a pioneering Sonoma County farmer who changed his crop from prunes to grapes and helped produce some of the first vineyard-designated wines in California, has died. He was 90. [...more]

People

LVMH to launch Belevedere Brands in India

LVMH to launch Belevedere Brands in India

France’s luxury goods conglomerate Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (LVMH) will introduce two new versions of its flagship vodka Belvedere – Belvedere IX and Belvedere Intense in India by September this year. At present, Belvedere is available in the Cytrus and Pomarancza flavours apart from the original Belvedere in the country. [...more]

New Products

Dan Aykroyd selling Crystal Head Vodka

Dan Aykroyd selling Crystal Head Vodka

Dan Aykroyd pushing his Crystal Head Vodka with an amazing pitch! [...more]

Video

Crystal Head Vodka – Yikes Scooby – it’s Spooky!

Crystal Head Vodka – Yikes Scooby – it’s Spooky!

A new spirit from Canada, Crystal Head Vodka, is coming south to the USA – a few drops at a time. Crystal Head is in limited production, and has been introduced so far in key cities in just five states: San Diego, California; Orlando and Miami, Florida; Dallas and Houston, Texas; New Orleans, Louisiana; and Las Vegas, Nevada. [...more]

New Products, News

Celebrate England vs Germany Soccer Final

Celebrate England vs Germany Soccer Final

To celebrate this weeks Euro under 21 Football final between England vs Germany we thought you might like to see this 80's classic beer ad. [...more]

Video

Education: What is Flash Pasteurisation?

Education: What is Flash Pasteurisation?

Flash pasteurization is a method of heat pasteurization of perishable beverages like fruit and vegetable juices, beer, and dairy products. Compared to other pasteurization processes, some experts claim that it maintains color and flavours better. [...more]

Education

Germany: Brau Holding sells stake in Karlsberg

Germany: Brau Holding sells stake in Karlsberg

Brau-Holding-International the German joint venture between Heineken and the Schörghuber Group have sold their 45 percent stake in Karlsberg International Brand the Brewer that produces and sells the beer-mix drinks Mixery and Desperados in Germany. [...more]

News

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