spiritsNEWS December 2019
2019 Spirits Summit: how will we continue to grow successfully?
Record attendance at the annual Summit and Cocktail Party, the best in town they say! (…)
EU becomes member of the Geneva Act on the protection of Geographical Indications (GIs)
Act offering single registration to protect GIs from signatory parties is now set to enter into force in February 2020 (…)
Responsible Drinking Initiatives (RDIs): how to ensure real & lasting impact
Annual meeting discusses best practices and innovative approaches to drive positive behaviour change around alcohol (…)
All drinks are equal, why treat them differently?
Ahead of the ECOFIN Council on 5 December, we reiterate our call on EU Member States to offer similar opportunities to craft distillers as the ones in place for small brewers (…)
Success or failure? The history of the UK duty escalator reviewed
Excise duties & price policy measures are important tools to generate Government revenues, yet their relevance for health is far less clear. Take a look at the facts & judge for yourself (…)