The Spirits Business is the only dedicated international spirits magazine and website in the world. Our circulation reaches out to more than 50,000 spirits professionals worldwide, from the most senior drinks buyers in the on- and off-trade, through to the best known and most influential bartenders at the world’s hottest venues, including the members of our media partner, the International Bartenders Association.
Our varied and insightful features and analysis cover a broad range of topics, while our team of award-winning journalists strive to cover the issues most important to our readers through probing interviews, business news, brand updates and exclusive investigative articles. Our strength lies in our versatility and relevance to everyone in the dynamic spirits industry.
Our features list for 2016 is more varied than ever before, covering everything from emerging market trends and category analysis to the latest bartender innovations and city bar guides.
In addition, The Spirits Business has a thriving events portfolio, including our internationally recognised Spirits Masters series, brand sponsored cocktail competitions and our globally-renowned virtual cocktail competition The Swizzle Masters.
Chairman – Anthony Hawser
Deputy Chairman – David Rose
Managing Editor – Kristiane Sherry
News and Web Editor – Amy Hopkins
Senior Staff Writer – Melita Kiely
Social Media Editor – Annie Hayes
Designer– Alan MacKenzie-Morris
Marketing Director – David Hennelly
Director of Sales – Bert Grant
Advertising Manager – Marcus Clark
Research & Events Assistant – Sheila Crisp
Production Manager – Mile Budimir