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Senior drinks industry figures will once again embark on a cycling challenge this summer in aid of drinks charity, The Benevolent.

Desperados is inviting fans to 'Reclaim the Party' with its latest on-pack promotion.

Innis & Gunn has revealed its latest creation: Mangoes on the Run.

Majestic Wine delivered a bullish assessment of its chances of thriving in a challenging UK market after reporting 2.3% revenue growth for the year to April 2018.

The HAH Whisky Company has announced it is reviving the brand name 'The Higginbottom', starting with four limited-edition launches.

Greenall’s is extending into gin liqueurs with the launch of two new variants.

Cawston Press is to launch its first outdoor advertising campaign, following in the success of its fundraising round of £1 million.

Retro designs that evoke nostalgia by celebrating the sweets, clothes and cartoons of yesteryear have seen several drinks fall foul of alcohol marketing rules, according to the Portman Group.

Malfy Gin is introducing a new pink variant to the UK market.

Langham Brewery has released the first bottles of its South Downs Best Bitter to support work in the South Downs National Park.

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) is offering consumers “a summer of unforgettable experiences” with a new Coke Summer campaign, which will also feature across Sprite, Fanta and Dr Pepper for the first time.

Hush Heath Estate in Kent is set to unveil its new winery in August this year.

Kingsland Drinks has been appointed as the exclusive UK agent for the German wine company Schmitt Söhne.

Old Mout Cider has launched its biggest campaign to date as it continues on its mission to save the endangered kiwi.

Sixpoint Brewery is introducing new beers to the UK market via importer Heathwick, in time for American Independence Day on July 4.

Black Tower is set to become the Official Wine Partner of the Isle of Wight Festival for the music event’s 50th anniversary.

The amount of gin sold in the UK has hit another record high, according to the Wine & Spirit Trade Association’s latest market report.

Bancroft Wines has been appointed as the exclusive agent in the UK for Piedmont producer Franco Conterno.

Majestic Wine has announced it will be taking concepts from its newest stores to Taste of London this week via the company’s first ever pop-up shop.

New Zealand Lighter Wines, an initiative to produce naturally lower in alcohol wines, has revealed two new launches in Marks & Spencer.

29-year-old entrepreneur is aiming to build the world’s biggest ecommerce store for wine after raising £1 million in a crowdfunding drive.

Concha y Toro has laid out ambitious plans to increase the number of households buying its three key brands by 1 million within three years.

The global wine shortage has provided the trade with an opportunity to end an unsustainable culture of working with miniscule margins, according to leading suppliers.

Bargain Booze has emerged from a tumultuous situation relatively unscathed and stock levels have returned to normal levels following Bestway’s takeover.

Oddbins is championing German Sauvignon Blanc, Spanish Viognier, Hungarian reds and other quirky wines as it aims to broaden the nation’s vinous horizons.

Waitrose has reported that Beavertown’s craft beers are flying off its shelves after it became the first supermarket to list the London brewer.

Nicolas Feuillatte has launched new packaging for the UK market as it bids to boost off-trade sales and make inroads into the on-trade. 

Connoisseur Estates is buoyant about the future of the UK independent trade after sensing a serious willingness to find quality among buyers at the London Wine Fair.

Marrenon has unveiled Lez’Arts, a new Luberon rosé available for the UK off-trade.

Kronenbourg 1664 has launched limited-edition cans and packaging to drive sales around the football season, supported by its recent ‘Pour La Victoire’ campaign.