Imbibe Live – the UK’s leading drinks industry event – is back and returning to London this July. Taking place in the Olympia Grand Hall from Monday 4th to Tuesday 5th July 2022, Imbibe Live will reunite the drinks community once again with a diverse and innovative mix of exhibitors, partners, tastings and masterclasses, providing …

Fridays UK has teamed up with Cloudfm to transform its facilities management. The new approach will use advanced data and localised sourcing of technicians to maximise the uptime of its restaurants and reduce carbon emissions.  The three-year contract will support the brand’s 86 sites in the UK with maintenance services. Cloudfm’s technology-driven approach will provide …

Ravensbourne University London student, Ben McKay, has been rewarded with the unique opportunity to give Kopparberg’s iconic flavours a limited-edition design refresh that will be available in supermarkets, pubs, and parks throughout the UK this summer – alongside having a year’s tuition fee paid in full and an internship with a leading advertising agency. Kopparberg’s …

Tanduay Rum, made in the heart of the Philippines, is a multiple award-winning spirit that carries with it the true heritage and culture of East Asia. Tanduay is the best-selling rum brand for 4 consecutive year and now Emporia Brands are bringing its 160+ years of experience in rum making, distilling and aging direct to …

Sandra Brunet, Marketing Director at Campari Group UK, talks about most consumers’ favourite summer tipple: the one and only, Aperol Spritz. Sunshine and cocktails are a match made in heaven – and this summer will be no different. In addition to the spontaneous, unplanned bar terrace moments, there is a huge opportunity for bartenders to …

Rockstar Spirits’ Banana Bomb Navy Strength 57% rum was featured on ITV1s This Morning Cocktail feature in April and Venron Kay went wild for the high strength rum saying Dude that is a winner and putting the bottle into his pocket live on air saying he was going to take it to Hacienda Reunion event …

Reality TV stars and Leeds United fan favourites were among guests at the celebrity-studded launch party for a new premium UK-distilled vodka brand. Amàre has been created by Jake Chapman-Brown, Isaac Mayne and Ibiza Weekender’s Callum Alexandré Izzard. The three friends took over Playroom in Leeds, Jake and Isaac’s home city, to officially launch Amàre’s …

A new independent five times distilled vodka brand, featuring classic premium, passion fruit and strawberry flavours, is launching in time for spring/summer.  Friends Jake Chapman-Brown, Isaac Mayne and reality star Callum Alexandre Izzard have teamed up to create Amàre vodka, which is distilled in Yorkshire using the finest British ingredients. Amàre will launch exclusively in …

Dorset’s craft distillers Conker have given their multi-award-winning Cold Brew Coffee Liqueur an exciting brand refresh including an eye-catching packaging makeover ahead of the summer cocktail season.   Distributed by Love Drinks, Conker Distillery has enjoyed an emphatic rise from regional, small-batch gin start-up to a nationally recognised multi-discipline distillery and much-loved brand in just …

VIBRANT new restaurant and leisure offering Canal Turn, has appointed industry expert – Ben Hicklin – to lead its exciting and diverse events programme, bolstering its growing team with two decades of experience. Having grown up close to the new development, Ben joins the team in Nottingham as the head of events, where he’ll oversee …