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17 October, 2008

Asda in radical range review

Cowen and Eaux de Vie to merge

Oddbins shake-up begins

Dramatic twist for Jacob's Creek

Diageo aims to boost malt market

Inbev eyes lower -alcohol Stella for UK

PLB to add spirits range

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English wine: a happy harvest for Christmas

All across England and Wales, vineyards are being harvested. Down winding country lanes come armies of welly-wearing conscripts wielding secateurs and buckets, ready to reap the rewards of our vines. Happily they come, their cheeks ruddy with pride. Half an hour later they’re crawling over muddy clods with lacerated hands, drenched in claggy juice and cold sweat, as if ploughing through an endurance race.

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