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26Oct | 2020
WSTA figures reveal the drink of lockdown

The WSTA has crowned rum the ‘drink of lockdown’, as their latest figures show that rum enjoyed...

02Oct | 2020
Government issues call for evidence ahead of Alcohol Duty Review

The Government (HMRC and HMT jointly) has today launched a call for evidence for...

22Sep | 2020
Report from MPs’ warns red tape will cause chaos and price hikes for wine

A new report from a committee of MPs shines a light on the impact...

11Sep | 2020
Full Line-up for WSTA’s 2020 Industry Summit Announced

The WSTA has revealed the full line-up of speakers and special guests ahead of...

24Aug | 2020
WSTA launches interactive wine and spirit map for ‘staycationers’

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has launched a new interactive map showing some...

18Aug | 2020
WSTA announces Rooney Anand as Keynote Speaker for 2020 Industry Summit

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has today announced that Rooney Anand, former CEO...

27Jul | 2020
Lords support WSTA’s calls to remove VI-1 burden for UK winemakers

The House of Lords has debated an amendment to the Agriculture Bill which aims...

10Jul | 2020
MPs to launch an inquiry into the impact of wine certification

A Parliamentary inquiry begins next week looking into the impact of wine import certification...

23Jun | 2020
WSTA comments on 4th July hospitality re-opening plans

Following the Government’s announcement that the UK’s hospitality sector can begin re-opening from 4th...

10Jun | 2020
UK toasts record gin sales in 2019 ahead of World Gin Day

Last year saw over 83 million bottles of gin sold in the UK worth...

19May | 2020
WSTA reacts to UK Government’s intention to apply wine tariffs

Following the UK Government’s signalled intention to apply wine tariffs when the transition period...

07May | 2020
WSTA launches Trade 21 initiative

While the world grapples with how best to return to some sort of normality...

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