spiritsNEWS September 2014


As we write, the Commissioners and Vice-Presidents are preparing for their hearings with the European Parliament (...)

External Trade

Colombia is a priority market for the EU spirits industry and the largest market in the Andean Community (...)

Spirits and Society

New campaign to support parents and educators regarding underage drinking (…) 

Taxation and Economy

Following the success of the “Call Time on Duty” campaign, the sector wants to go one step further (…)

Six questions have been recently referred to the ECJ - the answers to those questions have consequences beyond the alcohol beverages sector (…)

Internal Market

In August, the register of the GI ‘Absinth’ was cancelled in the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (…)


Traditional Spirits Summit and Cocktail in Brussels (...)