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News |  People & Places

Coffee brand sets up fundraising initiative

Solo Coffee has created The Tipping Point to benefit drinks industry charity, The Drinks Trust.

News |  People & Places

Drinks Industry Survey launched by The Drinks Trust

The survey follows the charity's financial grant scheme and looks to help shape future help for workers in the drinks industry.

News |  Beer & Cider

Seven Bro7hers creates King of the North charity IPA

A limited-edition beer has been created by Seven Bro7hers brewery in Salford to raise funds for the most vulnerable people in hospitality.

News |  People & Places

Hospitality businesses provide free food for kids over half term

UK hospitality businesses across the country are offering free meals for children living in poverty as half term starts today.

News |  People & Places

The Drinks Trust launches End of Furlough Grant Scheme

The £250 grants are available to those experiencing immediate financial hardship as a result of the end of furlough.

News |  People & Places

Exclusive: The Drinks Trust launches Trust Water to raise funds

100% of the profits from the new water brand will go to the hospitality charity.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Final bar list for Cocktails in the City announced

Got your ticket for this year’s Cocktails in the City: Community Spirit Edition trade session yet? Imbibe is the official trade media partner for the event’s first ever trade session, which is taking place this Friday 11 September in London’s Bedford Square Gardens.

News |  Wine

Journey’s End launches foundation

The South African winery aims to tackle hunger and extreme poverty in the wake of Covid-19.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

News |  People & Places

The Drinks Trust launches End of Furlough Grant Scheme

The £250 grants are available to those experiencing immediate financial hardship as a result of the end of furlough.

News |  People & Places

Exclusive: The Drinks Trust launches Trust Water to raise funds

100% of the profits from the new water brand will go to the hospitality charity.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Final bar list for Cocktails in the City announced

Got your ticket for this year’s Cocktails in the City: Community Spirit Edition trade session yet? Imbibe is the official trade media partner for the event’s first ever trade session, which is taking place this Friday 11 September in London’s Bedford Square Gardens.

News |  Wine

Journey’s End launches foundation

The South African winery aims to tackle hunger and extreme poverty in the wake of Covid-19.

News |  People & Places

Buy a face mask and support The Drinks Trust

All the proceeds will go to supporting those in our industry who have been most affected by the fallout from Covid-19.

News |  People & Places

Drinks Trust launches new fund for freelance event and festival staff

Freelance event and festival bar staff were omitted from the government’s furlough scheme and have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic.

News |  Wine

New initiative to raise money for Lebanon launched

Renowned PR practitioner Madeleine Waters has launched an initiative to raise money in the wake of the Beirut explosion.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Smeaton's Gin launches cocktail to support Hospitality Action

Venues who serve The Hospitality will have a donation made by Smeaton's on their behalf to the drinks-industry charity to support the on-trade during Covid-19.

News |  People & Places

Buy a face mask and support The Drinks Trust

All the proceeds will go to supporting those in our industry who have been most affected by the fallout from Covid-19.

News |  People & Places

Drinks Trust launches new fund for freelance event and festival staff

Freelance event and festival bar staff were omitted from the government’s furlough scheme and have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic.

News |  Wine

New initiative to raise money for Lebanon launched

Renowned PR practitioner Madeleine Waters has launched an initiative to raise money in the wake of the Beirut explosion.

News |  Spirits & Cocktails

Smeaton's Gin launches cocktail to support Hospitality Action

Venues who serve The Hospitality will have a donation made by Smeaton's on their behalf to the drinks-industry charity to support the on-trade during Covid-19.