SWA shares DRS issues in letter to government

Alongside various other large organisations, The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has raised concerns around the inclusion of glass in Scotland’s deposit return scheme in an open letter to cabinet secretary for environment, climate change...

Pernod Ricard outlines multi-million pound festive plans

Pernod Ricard UK is investing £5m in the run up to Christmas and has urged retailers to give stronger visibility to premium brands over the festive period in order capitalise on the £15.5m opportunity...
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Magners Cider buys Matthew Clark

C&C Group, the owner of Magners Cider, has bought Matthew Clark and Bibendum from troubled drinks company Conviviality. With financial support from drinks giant AB Inbev, C&C takes on the two businesses after Conviviality appointed administrators...
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Matthew Clark owner Conviviality ‘set to enter administration’

Matthew Clark owner Conviviality is reportedly on the verge of entering administration, after failing to raise £135m from an emergency cash call. The development is likely to lead to PricewaterhouseCoopers being appointed as administrator tomorrow...
Inspire, display and sell with Diageo this festive period

Inspire, display and sell with Diageo this festive season

With 28% of annual off trade alcohol sales taking place over the festive period, Diageo has extended its My Store Matters advice to help retailers tap into this huge sales opportunity. One of the key...