Mount Gay Distilleries has purchased its historic plantation

Jul 23 | In January 2015, Mount Gay Distilleries acquired a 134-hectare land around its distillery, in the Northern Parish of St Lucy, Barbados. That land is the very same original, 18th Century historical domain once managed by Sir John Gay Alleyne more >>

Mount Gay Distilleries has purchased its historic plantation
 

Penfolds launches new luxury wine exclusively in global travel retail

Jul 23 | Treasury Wines is releasing a Penfolds wine exclusively into global travel retail. Penfolds Cellar Reserve Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, which will first be available in Heinemann, Nuance and JR Duty Free stores across Australian airports, will be presented in a bespoke gift box at a recommended retail price of $250 AUD (US$185). more >>

Penfolds launches new luxury wine exclusively in global travel retail
 

Bacardi's John Dewar & Sons’ new biomass boiler reduces carbon footprint by 90%

Jul 23 | The DEWAR’S® Aberfeldy Distillery in the heart of the Scottish Highlands is making good on its commitment to Bacardi’s “Good Spirited” campaign to reduce its carbon footprint across all brands and all locations. more >>

Bacardi's John Dewar & Sons’ new biomass boiler reduces carbon footprint by 90%
 

Accolade Wines commits to GTR with exclusive products and new PR strategy

Jul 23 | Accolade Wines has emphasized its commitment to global travel retail by introducing two exclusive wines, Hardys Premium Selection and Mud House Hillside No.5, in addition to collaborating with Essential Communications for its PR and communications in the industry. more >>

Accolade Wines commits to GTR with exclusive products and new PR strategy
 

Bacardi partners with Heinemann to present travel retail-exclusive rums

Jul 23 | Bacardi has partnered with Heinemann to present SINGLE CANE ESTATE RUMS®, a distinctive collection of premium, aged rums from exceptional sugarcane estates across the Americas, exclusively available through Heinemann airport stores. more >>

Bacardi partners with Heinemann to present travel retail-exclusive rums
 

Amarula wins prestigious gold medal

Jul 23 | Amarula, South Africa's most widely distributed liquor brand, has won another gold medal, this one at the 2015 International Wine & Spirit Competition in London. This honor requires a score of at least 90%. more >>

Amarula wins prestigious gold medal
 

Penfolds launches new luxury wine exclusively in global travel retail

Jul 22 | Treasury Wines is releasing a Penfolds wine exclusively into global travel retail. Penfolds Cellar Reserve Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, which will first be available in Heinemann, Nuance and JR Duty Free stores across Australian airports, will be presented in a bespoke gift box at a recommended retail price of $250 AUD (US$185). more >>

Penfolds launches new luxury wine exclusively in global travel retail
 

Furla “delighted” with sales at Macau International Airport

Jul 21 | Italian leather goods company Furla says it is delighted with initial sell-through at its new location at Macau International Airport. more >>

Furla “delighted” with sales at Macau International Airport
 

Perfetti Van Melle names Asia Pacific market executive

Jul 21 | Dutch confectionery firm Perfetti Van Melle has strengthened its travel retail team with a dedicated person to cover the Asia Pacific region. more >>

Perfetti Van Melle names Asia Pacific market executive
 

Big awards for Bache-Gabrielsen

Jul 10 | One of the largest international wine and spirit competitions, the International Spirits Challenge, has just awarded both a gold medal and Best in Class award to Bache Gabrielsen’s VSOP Cognac. more >>

Big awards for Bache-Gabrielsen
 

Diageo launches CÎROC® Pineapple with engaging activations

Jul 10 | Diageo GTME recently announced the launch of the latest edition to its luxury portfolio, CÎROC® Pineapple. more >>

Diageo launches CÎROC® Pineapple with engaging activations
 

Champagne Lanson offers eye-catching Wimbledon promotion

Jul 10 | A long-term sponsor of tennis’ most famous tournament, Champagne Lanson is offering an on-pack neoprene pouch promotion that features the official Wimbledon championship logo and a design that is instantly recognizable as a tennis ball. more >>

Champagne Lanson offers eye-catching Wimbledon promotion
 

Pernod Ricard appoints Talk PR as its GTR communications agency

Jul 10 | Pernod Ricard Travel Retail, Europe, Asia, America & Gulf subsidiaries of Pernod Ricard Group, has appointed global luxury and lifestyle specialists Talk PR as its global travel retail communications agency. more >>

Pernod Ricard appoints Talk PR as its GTR communications agency
 

Sauza 901 named official tequila of American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament

Jul 10 | Sauza 901 Tequila has been named the official tequila of the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe. more >>

Sauza 901 named official tequila of American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament
 

Bacardi brings old Scotland to Taiwan with new John Dewar & Sons Fine Whisky Emporium shop-in-shop

Jul 10 | Bacardi has opened a new shop-in-shop execution of its John Dewar & Sons Fine Whisky Emporium at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport. more >>

Bacardi brings old Scotland to Taiwan with new John Dewar & Sons Fine Whisky Emporium shop-in-shop