Strawberry & Lime accounts for a whopping 31% of all fruit flavoured packaged cider in the UK, and Kopparberg’s Strawberry & Lime specifically is the number one bestselling single bottled fruit cider flavour in both the on and off-trade, with more drinkers than any other cider brand. Now, Kopparberg is aiming to bring the success …

On 12th July 2022, HEINEKEN SmartDispense™ will be hosting its inaugural Energy Well Spent Summit, at Villa Park, Birmingham. The event aims to unite the hospitality industry in discussions around key themes of; staff wellbeing, improving customer experience with technology, energy efficiency, and how to implement sustainable practices to help save money within daily operations.  …

Pipers is launching a new marketing campaign, exclusive to wholesale and the on-trade, rewarding stockists of their crisps with the chance to instantly win Red Letter Day vouchers. The Savour the Moment campaign will run from the 4th of April through to the 26th of June and offers operators the opportunity to win experience day …

A new sustainable wine collection in lightweight glass and cans saving 70% of the carbon emissions of an average wine….that also tastes delicious. Green Roots Wine is the latest innovation in the wine trade in response to the global climate crisis. The new range in lightweight glass and aluminium cans has been developed by Las …

Imbibe Live – the UK’s leading drinks industry event – is set to unveil the latest trends, insights and drinks brands when it returns to London this July. New to Imbibe Live 2022 is the Juicy Innovator of the Year competition, running in partnership with food and drink innovation agency, Juicy Brick. Open to anyone …

Herefordshire, April 2022: Penrhos Spirits is celebrating World Bee Day (20th May) for the second year running, with a host of honey-inspired cocktails and its bee revival kit, in partnership with Beevive.  Penrhos will be marking the moment with a series of honey-inspired cocktails and a bee revival kit, in partnership with Beevive, available from Penrhos all …

Italian owner and bartender, Francesca Gentile, puts her own touches to classic cocktail French75. We have the pleasure to introduce you to April’s New Creation: French89. “Everything blends perfectly, like magic, creating a sophisticated balance of flavours.” Francesca Gentile is the owner of Funi1898, a lovely cocktail bar located in Montecatini Terme, Tuscany. Funi1898 is …

UKHospitality has warned that the new government measures, which will see businesses in tier three permitted to provide takeaway only and those in tier two restricted to substantial meals, will lead to permanent closures and job losses. UKHospitality chief executive Kate Nicholls said: “The government is making a point of saying that these measures are …

Animal Spirits Gin01 - The Rabbit

London start-up Animal Spirits has launched Gin01 – The Rabbit, the inaugural expression in its craft spirit collection inspired by characters of the animal kingdom. Distilled with corn spirit and 10 botanicals, including cardamom, Kazbek hops, Sichuan green pepper and magnolia berries, Gin01 – The Rabbit is made with ethically sourced organic juniper from a …

El Tequileño tequila

Tequila brand El Tequileño is making its debut in the UK through a new partnership with independent spirits firm Ten Locks. Founded in 1959 by tequila pioneer Don Jorge Salles Cuervo, El Tequileño is made using blue agave from Los Altos de Jalisco and mineral-rich volcanic spring water from El Volcan de Tequila. Bartenders can …