Wine Australia has reported an increase in the average purchase price of winegrapes in its Vintage Report 2016 released this week. According to the report, across the past 12 months, there was also a six...

Wesfarmers’ First Choice Liquor chain has introduced a home delivery service. It is the first major alcohol chain in Australia to do so. First Choice Liquor will offer its delivery service 9am – 9pm,...

Following on from its latest food trends report, J. Walter Thompson Intelligence (JWTI) has named several important US beverage trends on display at the recent New York Summer Fancy Food Show. The show...

SodaStream is launching a homemade beer system called ‘The Beer Bar’. The Beer Bar will allow consumers to make beer at home using sparkling water and a beer concentrate made by SodaStream. SodaStream...

Cold beer usually goes hand-and-hand with summer but at least 38.1 per cent of Australians continue to drink beer every month no matter the weather, says new data from Roy Morgan Research. Three-quarters...

Academics in the US have published a new study reporting a growing body of research connecting birth defects to a father’s alcohol use. The study, which was a review of existing literature, found a series...

In any given four-week period across 2015 Australian adults drank just over 426 million glasses of alcohol between them says a new study from Roy Morgan Research. This translates to an average of 23 glasses...

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) is calling on the Federal Government to apply heavier taxes to cheap alcohol including wine sold in casks. Although the wine cask was invented in South...

Buderim Ginger is entering the alcohol market with two ginger flavoured drinks. The two beverages mix ginger beer with vodka or spiced rum and will be sold in 250ml aluminium cans. Buderim Ginger was established...

The family business behind one of Australia’s top selling exported wine brands, Yellow Tail, is establishing UK branch to market its wine across Europe. Casella Family Brands is a wine company based...