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Heineken steps into the hard seltzer category

Brewing giant Heineken has just entered the hard seltzer category with the launch of the Pure Piraña brand.

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Register now: Join Imbibe Live at new virtual event, Global Bar Week

From 12-18 October, Imbibe Live is joining forces with BCB Berlin, BCB Brooklyn and BCB São Paulo to deliver a global online exhibition for the international drinks industry.

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Drinkscraft adds Gravity Theory Cider to its portfolio

Drinks importer and distributor Drinkscraft has added Herefordshire’s Gravity Theory Cider to its on-trade portfolio.

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Emmerdale's new brewery, Amity Brew Co, launches core range

The brand new Yorkshire craft brewery launched earlier this summer and which is based in a former mill that used to be the location for long-running soap Emmerdale.

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Safety measures will be key to driving business this Christmas, research reveals

Christmas isn't cancelled – but new CGA research confirms that safety is consumers' top priority for on-trade visits this holiday season.

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Imbibe columnist Nate Brown opens new bar

Nebula is a neighbourhood pizza, beer and cocktail joint on the Hackney Road due to open this weekend (Saturday 12 September).

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No waste, no problem: Our top zero-waste drinks brands

To mark this year's Zero Waste Week (7-11 September) we've rounded up some of our favourite zero-waste drinks brands.

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Signature Brands to distribute Edelweiss Weissbier in the UK

Signature Brands has signed an exclusive UK distribution agreement for leading Austrian wheat beer Edelweiss with its brewer, Brau Union and brand owner, Heineken.

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: 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

SipAdvisor: Episode 4: Alex Kratena on the 10pm curfew, as well as celebrating Black History Month and Global Bar Week

In this fourth episode, we share the lowdown on Black History Month in UK hospitality; find out what’s happening at Global Bar Week and discuss the damaging effects of the UK government's decision to force through a 10pm curfew for bars, pubs and restaurants with Alex Kratena of London’s Tayer + Elementary.

News |  Beer & Cider

Safety measures will be key to driving business this Christmas, research reveals

Christmas isn't cancelled – but new CGA research confirms that safety is consumers' top priority for on-trade visits this holiday season.

News |  Beer & Cider

Imbibe columnist Nate Brown opens new bar

Nebula is a neighbourhood pizza, beer and cocktail joint on the Hackney Road due to open this weekend (Saturday 12 September).

News |  Beer & Cider

No waste, no problem: Our top zero-waste drinks brands

To mark this year's Zero Waste Week (7-11 September) we've rounded up some of our favourite zero-waste drinks brands.

News |  Beer & Cider

Signature Brands to distribute Edelweiss Weissbier in the UK

Signature Brands has signed an exclusive UK distribution agreement for leading Austrian wheat beer Edelweiss with its brewer, Brau Union and brand owner, Heineken.

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‘Marketing fail’: Beer industry reacts to CAMRA’s Covid-themed glassware

The glass prompted hundreds of negative reactions from the beer community on Twitter.

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Comfort zone: Has Covid-19 changed consumers' taste in beer?

Comfort food is having a moment, if empty baking aisles around the country are any indication. But what about comfort drinking? Claire Bullen asks if quarantine has inspired consumers to go for more familiar styles of beer or has boredom induced a fever for new and exciting brews?

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How Covid-19 has affected the wellbeing of the craft beer industry

From impacted sleep patterns and emotional instability, to stress and exhaustion, the ups and downs of the beer industry during Covid-19 is taking its toll on staff wellbeing. Lily Waite talks to brewery owners about how they and their teams are coping.

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First female renter warden of the Worshipful Company of Brewers appointed

The honour goes to Katherine Smart, global technical director at Guinness brewer Diageo.

News |  Beer & Cider

‘Marketing fail’: Beer industry reacts to CAMRA’s Covid-themed glassware

The glass prompted hundreds of negative reactions from the beer community on Twitter.

News |  Beer & Cider

Comfort zone: Has Covid-19 changed consumers' taste in beer?

Comfort food is having a moment, if empty baking aisles around the country are any indication. But what about comfort drinking? Claire Bullen asks if quarantine has inspired consumers to go for more familiar styles of beer or has boredom induced a fever for new and exciting brews?

News |  Beer & Cider

How Covid-19 has affected the wellbeing of the craft beer industry

From impacted sleep patterns and emotional instability, to stress and exhaustion, the ups and downs of the beer industry during Covid-19 is taking its toll on staff wellbeing. Lily Waite talks to brewery owners about how they and their teams are coping.

News |  Beer & Cider

First female renter warden of the Worshipful Company of Brewers appointed

The honour goes to Katherine Smart, global technical director at Guinness brewer Diageo.