alcoholic beverages

29 May 2020
--- DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has launched its latest enzyme solution for adjunct liquefaction: AMYLEX 6T. The enzyme enables numerous business gains for breweries and distilleries alike, according to DuPont, including... Read More
11 May 2020
--- Flavored, low-alcohol sparkling water – hard seltzers – is a trend to watch in the beverage market, driven by influences from the US. Offering huge potential for innovation in flavors, this emerging sparkling... Read More
16 Apr 2020
--- High-end UK grocer Waitrose has unveiled an eco-friendly tube packaging for wine. The launch comes in collaboration with Italian Orion Wines and features a bag of wine within a tube. The novel packaging format is 100 percent... Read More
24 Mar 2020
--- An enzyme solution marketed as holding an “unprecedented ability” to maximize beer flow, especially on barley, has been released to the Australian beer market by DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences (DuPont).... Read More
18 Mar 2020
--- Beer with a splash of seltzer is hitting shelves in the US under the Leinenkugel beer brand by Molson Coors. The new “Spritzen” touts an effervescent beer-forward taste with the clean finish and subtle fruit... Read More
17 Mar 2020
--- Traditionally, alcoholic beverages have an indulgent reputation, but as alcohol attitudes shift, many are getting a healthy makeover. One key shift is younger consumers in particular opting for low- and no-alcohol takes on... Read More
04 Mar 2020
--- Mythical creatures who emerge at night to steal rum – duppies – are a prime selling point for The Duppy Share, a UK-based rum brand. As alcohol consumption decreases, consumers are drinking “less but... Read More
05 Feb 2020
--- The coronavirus outbreak is severely impacting entertainment spots and dining outlets across China with widespread closures all over the country. This could lead to short-term impacts on beer sales as consumption declines... Read More
29 Jan 2020
--- Symbols or written age restrictions will be added to labels on alcoholic beverages produced by members of the International Alliance for Responsible Drinking (IARD), in a bid to tackle underage drinking. The initiative... Read More
02 Dec 2019
--- British distiller Diageo is spearheading a new artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning system, “What’s Your Whiskey,” to analyze people’s flavor preferences in alcohol and match them with... Read More
21 Nov 2019
--- Fermented Sciences, maker of the organic hard kombucha brand Flying Embers, has closed a US$25 million Series B round. Founded in California, US, in 2017, the start-up markets a unique refreshment in the dynamic space of... Read More
15 Nov 2019
--- The beverage space is booming with NPD, as consumers increasingly look for new flavors and the added benefits of functional ingredients. As the consumer palate expands, never has the beverage category been so blurred.... Read More
13 Nov 2019
--- US-headquartered beer brewing companies Craft Brew Alliance (CBA) and Anheuser-Busch (A-B) have jointly announced an agreement to expand their partnership. A-B has agreed to purchase the remaining CBA shares it does not... Read More
07 Nov 2019
--- Doehler is combining plant-based nutrition, naturalness and sugar reduction with its Multisensory Experiences that “satisfy the wishes of environmentally and health-conscious consumers,” in its latest beverage... Read More
17 Oct 2019
--- US-based emerging beverage brand, The Plug, has launched its science-backed anti-hangover drink. The brand differentiates itself from market competitors in its “all-natural” proprietary formula with zero added... Read More
02 Oct 2019
--- Italian manufacturer of non-refillable and aluminum closures Guala Closures is set to launch its complete range of NěstGATE connected caps. By placing a smartphone close to a bottle equipped with the connected caps, the Near... Read More
18 Sep 2019
--- The best before date on some of Unilever’s products under the Knorr and Hellmann’s brands will now be followed by the Danish phrase for “often good after” in a bid to cut food waste. Unilever Denmark... Read More
05 Sep 2019
--- The identification of a gene responsible for drought resistance in barley could help “future-proof” the cereals industry as climate change becomes an increasingly pressing issue. A team of scientists at... Read More
29 Aug 2019
--- The world’s second-largest distiller, Pernod Ricard, along with alcohol manufacturer and marketer Castle Brands Inc. have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement. In the deal, a subsidiary of... Read More
28 Aug 2019
--- In a report centered on Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa (APMEA), Ireland-headquartered Kerry stresses the importance of a localized approach when communicating with consumers in this region, as perceptions of... Read More