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UK plans to impose sugar tax on soft drinks firms to fight child obesity By DBR Staff Writer
The UK Government has unveiled plans to impose a sugar tax on soft drinks firms and invest the funds raised in fighting child obesity.
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Coca-Cola Beverages Africa warns of job cuts if proposed sugar tax goes ahead By DBR Staff Writer
Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) could close its South African plants if the government there goes ahead with a proposed sugar tax intended to tackle the obesity problems of its citizens.
Markets & Regulations > Regulatory & Safety > News Plans approved for single malt whisky distillery in Edinburgh, Scotland By DBR Staff Writer
City of Edinburgh Council in Scotland has given approval to build a £2m whisky distillery and visitor centre in Newington.
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Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board issues approvals for 81 wine expanded permits
By DBR Staff Writer
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) has approved 81 wine expanded permits.
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UK's HMRC drafts new spirit production guidelines
By DBR Staff Writer
The UK Government’s HM Revenue & Customs department (HMRC) has drafted new spirit production guidelines, to help improve business licensing.
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UK's FDF publishes free reformulation guide for small and medium sized companies
By DBR Staff Writer
At a time when shoppers are increasingly looking to reduce sugars in their diets, the UK's Food and Drink Federation (FDF) is helping small producers who are considering reformulation but don't know where to start to take the first step.
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US DOJ approves Anheuser-Busch’s acquisition of SABMiller
By DBR Staff Writer
Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) has reached an agreement with the US Department of Justice (DOJ) clearing the way for approval of its $107bn acquisition of SABMiller.
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Beer Institute announces new guidelines to promote consumer choice and transparency
By DBR Staff Writer
The Beer Institute announced a new initiative that encourages its member companies to display specific consumer information on products, packaging or websites.
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South Africa clears AB InBev's acquisition of SABMiller with condition
By DBR Staff Writer
South Africa’s Competition Tribunal has approved Anheuser-Busch InBev’s (AB InBev) acquisition of SABMiller clearing another hurdle in the $100bn plus deal.
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Texas Association of Business files suit in Federal Court against Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission
By DBR Staff Writer
The Texas Association of Business filed a lawsuit against the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) in federal court to force the TABC to apply the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Code in a fair, consistent and legal manner.
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Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board opens enrollment for online order portal to retail licensees
By DBR Staff Writer
The Licensee Online Order Portal (LOOP), an Internet-based system developed by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) that allows licensees to order wine and spirits at any time from home or office, is now available for 15,000 retail licensees to use.
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California Assembly GO Committee passes SB 819 bill to ban powdered alcohol
By DBR Staff Writer
Alcohol Justice and the California Alcohol Policy Alliance (CAPA) are reporting that the Assembly Governmental Organization Committee has unanimously passed SB 819.
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Warrenton and Wort Hog team up to land state-backed support for new brew-pub
By DBR Staff Writer
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced state-backed support for four economic development projects, including Wort Hog Brewing Company’s plan to build a microbrewery in Old Town Warrenton.
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