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From bar to boardroom: women in the drinks industry

Despite an equal gender distribution across entry level positions, women make up less than 25 per cent of executive roles in the food and drink industry. As a sector leader with over 20 years of MD/CEO experience, Dannie Dannie McDonald, managing director of luxury drinks brand Gunner Cocktails, tells Rodney Jack of her journey from pulling pints to running a global drinks brand

130 years in business for Purity Soft Drinks

Purity Soft Drinks is celebrating the completion of its 130th year in business, with West Bromwich West MP Shaun Bailey visiting the site’s main manufacturing facility to mark the occasion. The manufacturer behind popular soft drink brands JUICEBURST and Firefly was originally founded in 1892 and is one of the oldest companies in the UK. […]

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