SPIRITS BUSINESS SEPTEMBER 2016 #79
Noteworthy information according to Spiritsfully
(not the most interesting issue, to my taste, hence a very small report)
p. 6 NON ALCOHOLIC SPIRITS
A whole needed article (though quite short) about if non alcohol spirits could be the next soaring category.
p.22 ALCOHOL IN THE MIDDLE EAST
Interesting (but a little short) article about consumption of alcohol in countries dominating by alcohol ban, and how brands play around interdictions especially via subtle social media campaigns, let alone the role of travel retail and airports.
p. 60 GENDER INEQUALITY IN THE SPIRIT INDUSTRY
Juniper based spirits (Gin, Genever, Juniper berries)
Agave based spirits (Tequila, Mezcal, Raicilla, Bacanora, Sotol, Pulque)
Fruit based spirits (Eaux de Vies, Fruit brandies, Calvados, Applejack)
Anything based spirits (Vodka)
Grape or pomace based spirits (Cognac, Armagnac, Pisco, Grappa, Marc, Fine)
Herbs and spices based spirits
(anis-based, raki, ouzo, pastis, liqueur, creme de liqueurs, vermouth)