DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9947gl/alcoholic_drinks) has announced the addition of the "Alcoholic Drinks in the United Kingdom" report to their offering.
Euromonitor International's Alcoholic Drinks in United Kingdom report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data (2007-2011), allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market - be they legislative, distribution or pricing issues. illustrate how the market is set to change.
In 2011, although the UK economy exited its recession, economic growth forecasts were revised downwards several times in the year. Rising unemployment rates, public sector cuts and stunted retail sales growth also impacted consumers' economic confidence and thus constrained sales of alcoholic drinks in the UK. 2011 also saw the introduction of 20% VAT and further excise duty increases.
Key Topics Covered:
Economic Instability Continues To Erode Sales
Cocktails in Cans Revives Rtds/high-strength Premixes
Multinational Brewers Continue To Dominate
Food/drink/tobacco Specialists Struggle
Little Growth Ahead Due To Economic Uncertainty
Key Trends and Developments
Economic Instability Hinders Growth
Legislation Impacts Value Sales, Particularly in the On-trade
Niche Brands Gaining Ground
Key New Product Launches
Specialist Retailers Decline Due To Economic Pressures and Competition
Heineken UK Ltd
Inbev UK Ltd
Miller Brands UK Ltd
Molson Coors Brewing Co (uk) Ltd
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Source: Research and Markets