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Walsh Whiskey begins distillery construction in Ireland Walsh Whiskey Distillery has commenced construction on its €25m facility in County Carlow, Ireland. Technology > Process Technology > News
Black Stallion Estate Winery debuts Transcendent Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon By DBR Staff Writer
Black Stallion Estate Winery is proud to announce the inaugural release of Transcendent Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, a luxury showcase of the winery's site-specific winemaking philosophy.
Alcoholic Beverages > Wine > News William Grant & Sons revamps Sailor Jerry rum's packaging By DBR Staff Writer
Scottish spirits producer William Grant & Sons has revamped packaging for its spiced rum, Sailor Jerry.
Alcoholic Beverages > Spirits > News Halberd Corporation to acquire I-TAP By DBR Staff Writer
Halberd Corporation entered into a binding term sheet this week to enter into a definitive agreement to acquire control of Sarasota, Florida based I-TAP, Inc. The definitive agreement is expected to be signed in the next two weeks.
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Coconut water still a niche product By DBR Staff Writer
Coconut water remains a niche beverage in the UK, despite endorsements from celebrities such as Rihanna and the drink's much heard of health benefits.
Non-alcoholic Beverages > Energy & Sports Drinks > News Foolproof to expand beers availability to US state Vermont By DBR Staff Writer
Foolproof Brewing has announced plans to expand its product availability to the US state of Vermont, in order to cater to the increasing consumer demand for canned beers.
News Walsh Whiskey begins distillery construction in Ireland By DBR Staff Writer
Walsh Whiskey Distillery has commenced construction on its €25m facility in County Carlow, Ireland.
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Black Stallion Estate Winery debuts Transcendent Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
By DBR Staff Writer
Black Stallion Estate Winery is proud to announce the inaugural release of Transcendent Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, a luxury showcase of the winery's site-specific winemaking philosophy.
Alcoholic Beverages > Wine > News
William Grant & Sons revamps Sailor Jerry rum's packaging
By DBR Staff Writer
Scottish spirits producer William Grant & Sons has revamped packaging for its spiced rum, Sailor Jerry.
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Coconut water still a niche product
By DBR Staff Writer
Coconut water remains a niche beverage in the UK, despite endorsements from celebrities such as Rihanna and the drink's much heard of health benefits.
Non-alcoholic Beverages > Energy & Sports Drinks > News
Costa launches exclusive limited edition roasts
By DBR Staff Writer
The UK’s favourite coffee shop brand*, Costa, has today announced that for the first time in the company’s 43-year history, it will launch a series of new coffee roasts which will sit alongside Mocha Italia, Costa’s classic house blend.
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Technology

Walsh Whiskey begins distillery construction in Ireland
By DBR Staff Writer
Walsh Whiskey Distillery has commenced construction on its €25m facility in County Carlow, Ireland.
Technology > Process Technology > News
Diageo opens E169m brewery in Dublin
By DBR Staff Writer
Alcoholic beverage producer Diageo has opened a new €169m brewery Brewhouse No 4 at St James’s Gate in the city of Dublin, Ireland.
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Russia eases ban on Serbian dairy imports
By DBR Staff Writer
Russia has lifted ban on dairy imports from two Serbian companies, which were recently restricted for unspecified violation of regulations.
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Carlsberg says profits may decline over Russia tensions
By DBR Staff Writer
Danish brewer Carlsberg has announced that its annual profits may witness a slump as a result of decreasing consumption in eastern Europe.
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