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Tyrrell's triple win at Hunter Valley Legend Awards 2017



Congratulations to the team at Tyrrell's Wines on receiving three accolades at the Hunter Valley Legends Awards 2017.

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Australia triumphs at 2017 Decanter Wine Awards

Australia triumphs at 2017 Decanter Wine Awards



Australia has scooped three Platinum Best in Show awards at the Decanter World Wine Awards 2017 (DWWA).

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The week

The week's top 10 drinks stories



Four drinks' Rich Listers, three new drinks association board members, Lion ranked as top drinks employer and more!

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Four drinks heavyweights on AFR

Four drinks heavyweights on AFR's 2017 Rich List



Mark Besen, Sandy Oatley, Allan Myers and John Higgins have come in at No.22, No.65, No.95 and No.150 respectively on the 2017 Rich List by the Australian Financial Review.

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Brown-Forman "not for sale"

Brown-Forman "not for sale"



Brown-Forman has publicly declared it's "not for sale" following reports Constellation Brands made a takeover offer on the company.

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Australia shines at the 2017’s International Wine Challenge

Australia shines at the 2017’s International Wine Challenge



Congratulations to the 24 Australian trophy winners at the 2017 International Wine Challenge.

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Heineken named most talked about alcohol brand

Heineken named most talked about alcohol brand



Heineken is the top alcohol brand in consumer conversations according to a new study released by Engagement Labs.

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Aussie bartender among 2017 Bacardi Legacy Top 8

Aussie bartender among 2017 Bacardi Legacy Top 8



Congratulations to David Kerr for being one the eight bartenders who competed at Bacardi Legacy’s 2017 Global Final yesterday.

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Sazerac relaunches Tuaca

Sazerac relaunches Tuaca



The Italian spirit Tuaca has been relaunched by Sazerac with a new recipe and bottle design.

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Aldi scores Best Australian-style Lager trophy at the AIBAs

Aldi scores Best Australian-style Lager trophy at the AIBAs



The 2017 Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA) were presented at a gala dinner as part of Good Beer Week.

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LinkedIn ranks Lion as Australia

LinkedIn ranks Lion as Australia's best drinks company



LinkedIn has released its Top Companies 2017 list and ranked Lion as Australia's best employer in the drinks industry.

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AB InBev invests $2billion to compete with craft brewers

AB InBev invests $2billion to compete with craft brewers



AB InBev will spend $2billion upgrading and diversifying its US business over the next three years to stay competitive in the drinks industry.

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Coca-Cola Amatil adds Magners to its cider portfolio

Coca-Cola Amatil adds Magners to its cider portfolio



​Coca-Cola Amatil has announced it's adding Australia’s number one Irish cider to its leading alcohol beverages portfolio - Magners Cider.

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Carlton partners with Carlton Football Club

Carlton partners with Carlton Football Club



Carlton Football Club has announces a seven-year partnership with Carlton & United Breweries.

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Health concerns hindering profits at CCA

Health concerns hindering profits at CCA



Coca-Cola Amatil is looking to healthier beverages to strengthen its sales and offset declining profits for sugary soft drinks.

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Sparkke crowdfunds sparkling wine in a can

Sparkke crowdfunds sparkling wine in a can



The Sparkke Change Beverage Company, has added canned sparkling wine - with a marriage equality message - to its range of socially conscious beverages.

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Negociants to distribute Bowen Estate

Negociants to distribute Bowen Estate



Negociants Australia has announced it will distribute Bowen Estate in all States apart from Western Australia from June 1, 2017.

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2017 Young Gun of Wine Top 12 announced

2017 Young Gun of Wine Top 12 announced



The top 12 finalists for the coveted 2017 Young Gun of Wine trophies have been announced.

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Aussie spirits scoop 18 gold medals at SFWSC

Aussie spirits scoop 18 gold medals at SFWSC



Australia has collected a Best of Class trophy, five Double Gold medals and 13 Gold medals at the 17th San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

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Record high for German sparkling sales in Australia

Record high for German sparkling sales in Australia



Henkell Trocken sales have exceeded the million mark in Australia for the first time, with the brand experiencing double digit growth.

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