Top new products: December

As gift giving ramps up as we head towards Christmas, we round up this month's hottest products, including a street art Champagne tie-up, a Christmas pudding gin liqueur and a vermouth from Sherry maker Barbadillo.

Craft Beer Guild appeals $2.6m fine

US wholesaler Craft Beer Guild's appeal against an "unlawful" US$2.6m fine for breaching state laws on trade practices and "pay-to-play" rules has gone to Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court after it was upheld in a lower court.

Scottish beer and pubs add £1.6bn to ‘local and national’ economy

As businesses across the UK continue to struggle in an uncertain economic climate, several reports have been commissioned stressing the value of Scottish beer.

LG enters beer industry with home-brewing device

South Korean electronics company LG has branched into beer with the launch of its HomeBrew device which uses single-use capsules containing malt, yeast, hop oil and flavouring to produce a brew in two weeks. 

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