The Portman Group

Ashworth: Drinks industry works hard to operate self-regulation

Portman Group publishes latest marketing code

By Noli Dinkovski

The Portman Group is to clamp down on inappropriate marketing claims and give greater protection to under 18s in the latest edition of its marketing code.

Portman Group asks for annual updates

Drinks firms asked for labelling updates

By John Harrington, M&C Report

Drinks companies will be asked to give annual updates on how they have complied with alcohol labelling commitments made with the Government. The...

Portman Group drops Proof of Age Cards.

Portman Group drops Proof of Age Cards.

By The PMA Team

The Portman Group to stop issuing Proof of Age Cards. 18 year-olds will no longer be able to get the Portman Group's Proof of Age Card from the end...

Drinks group backs Alcohol Strategy

Drinks group backs Alcohol Strategy

By Iain O'Neil

The Portman Group has backed the Government's Alcohol Strategy calling the initiatives 'important and positive'. Commenting on the next steps in the...

Code makers

Code makers

Adam Withrington reports on the Portman Group's Independent Complaints Panel.There were 33 comments on a story published on thePublican.com in...

Time called on Shag

Time called on Shag

Drinkers will no longer be up for a Shag following the latest ruling by The Portman Group.The Portman Group's independent complaints panel has upheld...

Roxxoff fights back

Roxxoff fights back

Sales of the controversial "Viagra pop" Roxxoff have been substantially held back after drinks watchdog the Portman Group attempted to block the...

Roxxoff defiant

Roxxoff defiant

Owners of the controversial "Viagra pop" Roxxoff have ignored Portman Group warnings and gone ahead with the UK launch of the brand. The 5.4% abv...

34 Jean Coussins,

34 Jean Coussins,

director, Portman Group (34) The Portman Group is the social and moral voice of the drinks industry, helping to stave off Government intervention by...