Chinese weakness hits Rémy sales

Once-booming sales of premium cognac continue to slide

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US ethanol output tops 1m barrels a day

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Britvic confident of profit rise

Soft drinks maker upbeat as it expands overseas

Coca-Cola’s science officer retires

Drinks group has faced criticism over links to anti-obesity group


Greencore bucks trend as profit jumps 33%

Sandwich maker to increase investment as demand continues to rise

Butter shows Japan’s uneven food policies

Prolonged yen weakness has boosted price inflation

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Cannabis group eyes joint listing

Marijuana producer Golden Leaf to list in Europe and New York

Dal shock hits India as pulse prices soar

Prices overtook grains in 2015 for first time since 2010

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North Bridge Brasserie, Edinburgh

A testament to the old-time might of newspapers

How to get the best out of the bottle when at sea

Specialist fridges on gimbals are a good solution

Chile reaps benefits of new techniques

A natural protection from pests helps production

From dusty cellar to high-spec wine room

Wealthy clients want top designs and the best technology

Digital startups join fine wine trade

Peer-to-peer trading facility aims for niche in crowded market

‘Buy-now, drink-now’ ranges take off

Few have cellars and younger wines can be delicious

Liv-ex indices show reason for caution

Fine wine markets are volatile but wise investors can still make profits

Hopes for more than a case of sour grapes

Enterprising winemaker aims to revive successes last enjoyed in Roman times

Moldova turns its eyes to the west

About 90% of exports used to go to other parts of the former Soviet Union

Does Italian wine love affair have a future?

Tuscany has benefited from disappointment with Bordeaux and Burgundy

Grape haul of China requires a good nose

Investors must be careful of fakes when buying inside the country


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