Industry news

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Trends in the South African liquor industry

Innovation and premiumisation keeps consumers coming back

Beer growth continues to be driven by the rise and continued popularity of craft beer, encouraging category premiumisation.

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SALTA supports global smart drinking goals

SALTA Quarterly Column

Alcohol abuse is a reality and African countries have been identified as the most affected by harm caused by alcohol consumption.

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World Whisky Day 2019

Celebrating World Whisky Day with The Iconic Striding Man

The striding man changed direction in 1999 for the launch of the Keep Walking campaign, to depict him walking forwards into the new millennium.

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Winning Wines

Our local favourites are making waves on the international wine scene

The WWSA is considered the world’s most important wine & spirits competition judged by women with the judging panel comprising 100 of the most influential female wine buyers around the globe.

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The Tavern Tatler

News for the liquor trade

The LDP programme is part of the CCBSA route to market strategy, enabling the company to reach its customers in the townships and rural areas.

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Winning Wines

Our local favourites come out tops on the awards scene

Nederburg’s success as one of South Africa’s most lauded names in wine is built on a rich history and tradition of winemaking excellence spanning more than 200 years.

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Enough harassment by law enforcement agencies!

Gauteng Liquor Forum Quarterly Column

When they see the shebeen permit, they say it has expired and they confiscate liquor without following proper procedures.

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Associations and members say enough is enough!

NTHA Quarterly Column

Liquor traders are hardworking people who sacrifice much to improve their lives and those of their families.

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Strongbow brings excitement to the heart of Jozi

by Spotong

The world’s no. 1 cider is positioning itself to South African consumers as the perfect drink for the long chill as it can be enjoyed during the day and well into the night.

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Where does the Gauteng Liquor Act put shebeens?

Shebeens will never be wished away, they are here to stay!

This is indeed embarrassing to all shebeeners who are expected to comply with the Act which does not acknowledge their very existence!