Independent breweries are growing the beverage industry across Australia with new facilities and partnerships. Australian independent brewery, Tribe Breweries, has taken on Mornington Peninsula Brewery through a partnership structure. Matt Bebe, co-founder and CEO at Mornington, will become a shareholder in Tribe as a result of the partnership and will remain at the helm to lead … Continue reading Independent breweries are growing the beverage industry across Australia
Wine companies are being encouraged to participate in Wine Australia’s inaugural Cellar door and direct-to-consumer survey to help develop best practice customer engagement. Wine Australia chief executive officer Andreas Clark said that, in 2017, the small winemaker production and sales survey found that direct-to-consumer sales channels accounted for 43 per cent of total sales revenue … Continue reading Survey seeks to identify best practice in direct-to-consumer wine sales
Victoria’s wine industry has received a $2 million boost from the government through the third round of the wine growth fund. Member for Buninyong, Geoff Howard, represented minister for agriculture and regional development, Jaala Pulford, on the 30th of July, to announce the extra funding and expanded guidelines for the fund. Howard said the wine … Continue reading Victoria’s wine industry gets a $2 million boost from the government
People can keep warm in this winter with the Grape, Grain and Graze wine festival in Sydney. The festival, formerly known as the Sydney Royal Wine Experience, will showcase hundreds of wines. But it’s not only for wine lovers. There will be Sydney Royal award-winning beers and ciders as well. Experts will be on site … Continue reading Sydney Royal’s Grape, Grain & Graze Festival to ignite wine-lovers’ taste buds
Australian company Dalefold Wines has had its licence to export grape products from Australia suspended. The Board of Wine Australia suspended the licence in late-July after discovering the company was exporting grape products that were not approved by Wine Australia. While the suspension remains in place, Dalefold Wines may not export wine from Australia. Wine … Continue reading Dalefold Wines’ licence suspended for exporting unapproved products
A $500,000 plan to market Australian craft cider overseas will be the hot topic of conversation at today’s Cider Australia AGM.
Adelaide Hills Distillery has been recognised on the international stage, winning three accolades at the 2018 San Francisco Spirits Awards.
Craft brewers and distillers will no longer pay additional tax, allowing them to compete on fairer terms with large beverage companies.
Wine regions across Australia stand to benefit from a $7.4 million investment boost for 21 international wine tourism projects.
The brewer has partnered with local Thai partners BB&B to create a new beer brand and also acquired gluten free craft beer brand Wilde Gluten Free.
The trade association representing leading producers and marketers of distilled spirits in the US, has confirmed that it will participate in the 2018 Drinks Industry Show.
The Roy Morgan Alcohol Currency Report has found that 69.3 per cent of Australians aged 18 and over drink alcohol in an average four-week period.
MGP Ingredients has announced plans to partner with Swift + Moore Beverages Australia to represent TILL American Wheat Vodka and George Remus Straight Bourbon Whiskey.
Made purely from natural Queensland fruit, Bear Essentials Fruit Sliders are the only products of their kind in Australia.
The 2018 Antique Collection of American whiskeys has landed in Australia, from the award-winning Buffalo Trace Distillery.
Orora has earned client buy-in on a new beer bottle design, using colour-matched 3D printed appearance models with identical heft and hue of glass.
Bundaberg Rum Distillery has been named as one of the world’s top distillery attractions winning two gongs for the second time at the 2018 Drinks International Distillery Challenge Awards in London.
The Western Australian Government’s goal to raise the value of tourism to $12 billion by 2020 could be boosted by more attention to ales, pilsners and lagers.
Johnnie Walker has unveiled Jane Walker, the first-ever female iteration of the brand’s Striding Man logo.
Carlton & United Breweries is significantly increasing Cascade’s brewing capability and launching Cascade as a significant craft brewery.