Beer acknowledges servicemenThe regimental benevolent fund of an infantry battalion serving in Afghanistan is to receive part of the profits from the sale of Wolf Brewery’s Hero. The family-owned brewery in Norfolk is donating 10p per bottle sold. It is available in more than 300 outlets, including regional branches of Tesco and the brewer recently installed a bottling plant to widen its sales reach.
BII awards Clarke fellowshipThe BII has made Hook Norton’s managing director James Clarke a Fellow of the organisation, the highest grade of BII membership. Clarke has gained the necessary qualifications and experience according to its eligibility criteria.
Gladman takes on Diageo rolePhilip Gladman has been appointed marketing director for Diageo GB. He will be responsible for the brand, category and responsible drinking marketing agenda, and will commence his role in June.
Skillsmart training offeredSkillsmart Retail and Retail Trust are urging off-licences to apply for 10 management training scholarships worth nearly £2,000 each. The funded places at the Oxford Summer School on August 21-27 have been made available exclusively to independents for the first time this year. Email email@example.com for more information.