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UK's sugar tax will raise less revenue than expected
UK Chancellor Phillip Hammond said that a sugar tax on soft drinks will raise less money than anticipated as companies have started working on reducing the quantity of sugar they use in their drinks.
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Niche Drinks secures approval to build Irish whiskey distillery
Niche Drinks has secured approval from Derry City & Strabane District Council to construct a distillery in Derry, Northern Ireland, for its Irish whiskey brand The Quiet Man.
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Finland's top court upholds EUR70m fine on Valio for lowering milk prices
Finland's Supreme Administrative Court has upheld a decision to impose a fine of €70m on dairy giant Valio for abusing its dominant market position in the domestic milk market.
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Scotch Whisky Association allowed to appeal minimum alcohol pricing proposals to UK top court
The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) has been given permission to take its appeal against minimum pricing for alcohol in Scotland to the UK Supreme Court.
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Kombucha Brewers signs deal with New York State regulators on Kombucha production
Kombucha Brewers International (KBI) and New York State regulators have reached an agreement on Kombucha production.
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UK's WSTA highlights drinks tax burden on consumers
The UK's Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WSTA) is urging the government not to increase duty on wine and spirits next year, saying that consumers are already experiencing heavy burden of tax.
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Eastside Distilling secures import approval for China
Portland's Eastside Distilling has secured approval from the Chinese government to export its brands to China.
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SodaStream rejects IBWA's gag order
SodaStream has rejected a cease and desist letter from the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) that demands the company take down its new video campaign, which targets bottled water from an environmental perspective.
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UK MPs come together to support call for cut to wine duty
Members of Parliament in the UK from different parties have urged the government to provide a level playing field for wine and cut excise duty.
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NHS England proposes to cut sales of sugary drinks in hospitals
NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens is urging patients and the public to give their opinion in a 10-week consultation on plans to reduce the amount of sugary drinks being sold in hospitals.
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Four US cities pass soda tax proposals
Four US cities in the US have voted new taxes on soda or other sugary drinks.
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Indian Beverage Association expresses disappointment over increased tax rates
The Indian Beverage Association (IBA) has expressed its disappointment over the government's decision to heavily tax carbonated soft drinks.
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Tequila producer Jose Cuervo files for IPO in Mexico
By DBR Staff Writer
Tequila giant Jose Cuervo has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) on the Mexico stock exchange, with plans to raise about $1bn.
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European Commission launches public consultation on tax rules for alcoholic beverages
By DBR Staff Writer
The European Commission (EC) has launched a public consultation on tax rules for alcoholic beverages.
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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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