Alcoholic Drinks

Only 5% expect to drink more over the next year

One in five British drinkers expect to drinks less next year

By M&C Allegra

While alcoholic drinks remain a core part of many adults’ food and drink repertoires, new research from Mintel reveals almost one in five (17%) British drinkers expect to reduce their consumption over the next year, with saving money being the number...

Portman: looking for complaints

Portman appeals for consumer complaints

By Ewan Turney

A national press advertising campaign has been launched to appeal for consumers to complain about irresponsible marketing of alcoholic drinks. The...



Portman code gets recognition The Portman Group's code on the naming, packaging and promotion of alcoholic drinks has been included in an online...

Promotion problem

Promotion problem

by Richard Williams, part of's legal team of experts from London solicitors Joelson WilsonI read with interest a report on this site,...