spiritsNEWS June 2020

Focus on the core issues, find a negotiated solution, boost our recovery!
As EU-US trade tensions could flare up again in August and September, it’s high time to contain and stop the collateral damage for unrelated sectors like spirits (…)
A renewed trade policy for a stronger Europe
On 16 June, Commissioner Hogan launched a public consultation to review EU trade policy (…)
Can we expect an EU-UK trade deal by the end of the year?
We need certainty and clarity now! (…)
Out now: Annual Report on our Responsible Drinking Initiatives (RDIs)
112 programmes with tangible impact, as positive macro trends continue in Europe (…)
Excise Directive recast fails to create fairness & equality in taxation of alcoholic beverages
Structural discrimination between different alcoholic beverage categories will further widen – to the detriment of craft distillers, product innovation and consumer choice. (…)
Celebrating European GI spirits, the jewels of Europe!
Explore our new interactive map geolocating all of Europe’s 240 GI spirits (…)
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