Nemiroff expands duty free availability

Ukrainian vodka brand Nemiroff has expanded its presence in travel retail and appointed a new distributor for its products in Germany. Nemiroff has appointed African Eastern as its travel retail distributor in the UAE and on the Indian subcontinent. The Ukrainian brand, which sponsors American martial arts championship UFC, also launched an advertising campaign at Dubai Duty Free to coincide with a UFC event in the city. Chirag Aggarwal, business manager – travel retail at…

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Macallan celebrates Concept series with Dubai activation

Edrington Global Travel Retail has partnered with Dubai Duty Free to launch an activation to celebrate its new Concept series of whiskies. The activation has been created to mark the launch of The Macallan Concept Number 1 – the first release in a new limited edition series that celebrates “the world’s visionaries and those who dare to be different”. Concept No. 1 has been matured first in Sherry-seasoned oak casks and then for an equal time…

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Africa and Middle East bars to visit in 2019

The region has been transformed in recent years by an emerging middle class and growth in tourism, boosting the bar scene in turn. By James Lawrence. If one were to imagine the most likely destination for a thriving bar and hospitality scene, the UAE might, to put it mildly, not come near the top of the list. Yet according to the Wine & Spirit Education Trust, a record number of students are enrolling on its…

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