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Explore the latest news stories and press releases from The Gin Guild in this section, including events, product launches and personnel changes within the Gin industry.

I’ve started so I’ll finish…

I’ve started so I’ll finish…

How did you get on with gin as a Mastermind specialist subject? Dr Anne Brock, former Grand Rectifier of the Gin Guild and Master Distiller at Bombay Sapphire gets special mention.

Wicked Misrepresentation

Wicked Misrepresentation

The Gin Guild continues to act to have misleading products removed from sale for ‘freeloading’ on the current success of the gin category. This is an issue for both brands and the retailers who sell the products. Recent examples of non-compliant and misrepresented...

The state of Gin – online Ginposium to explore the latest tastes and trends  

The state of Gin – online Ginposium to explore the latest tastes and trends  

Innovation has been at the heart of the gin industry’s response to an unprecedented year disrupted by on-trade closures, social distancing, and the import and export changes resulting from Brexit. With continuing restrictions on international travel and large gatherings, industry body The Gin Guild, a week ahead of World Gin Day on 12 June, has provided a third online serving of its popular trade Ginposium seminar.

Misleading labelling is Hard to Swallow

Misleading labelling is Hard to Swallow

Drinks retailers need to recognise their obligations to describe products correctly, advises The Gin Guild, as it continues its campaign to challenge “deliberately misleading” labelling of drinks which are wrongly called gin....

Staying on top of Intellectual Property

Staying on top of Intellectual Property

Ciara Cullen, a Partner at international law firm RPC (and a previous Ginposium speaker), and colleagues have issued a helpful reminder and update on intellectual property issues. Whether you are just starting out or launching a new product, there are a wealth of...

Nicholas Cook talks with Tim Parry on talkRADIO

Nicholas Cook talks with Tim Parry on talkRADIO

Director General of The Gin Guild, which represents Gin producers in the UK and across the world appears on the talkRADIO show with Mike Parry to discuss the campaign by the Guild to protect the Gin definition in the face of a rise in low or zero alcohol botanical...

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