Beer mix concepts

Wild Flavors and Specialty Ingredients has introduced beer mix concepts inspired by popular long drinks and cocktails.

ROUND-UP: Packaging

Here is your weekly round-up of Packaging news. If you have a news item you would like to submit for next week’s round-up, please contact Carly Wood at


Can added to Cubanisto range

Cubanisto, the rum flavoured beer from AB InBev, has added a new sleek can to its range. Featuring a disruptive design, the new 330ml can is lighter, more durable and chills faster than its bottled counterparts.

Gut instinct

This week marks Coeliac Awareness Week, with Coeliac UK raising awareness for the one in 100 people diagnosed with coeliac disease and the suspected 500,000 undiagnosed sufferers across the UK. In support of the campaign, Udi’s Gluten Free carried out research to gauge awareness of intolerances in the UK. The findings reveal that: Three in […]


Russian drinks market decline predicted

Due to persistent international tensions and the rising cost of raw materials, the drinks market in Russia is forecast to suffer a decline in 2015. However, the hot drinks market presents an opportunity, finds a new report by Canadean. According to the report, the Russian drinks market will lose nearly 1.5 billion litres of volume […]

2015 beverage outlook optimistic

According to Canadean’s latest Quarterly Beverage Tracker, the final quarter of 2014 brought some welcome news to the west European beverage industry, with full-year consumption only declining by a marginal 0.3% due to mild winter weather. Beer saw the first uplift for some years with an increase of nearly 1%, while the rate of decline for soft drinks […]


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