Press Releases

Press Releases

We’ve been in the news! All of our latest press releases can be found below.

The wine and spirit industry brings a major boost to the UK economy

General

Jun 10, 2024

Wine and Spirit Trade Association warns businesses to fill out package recycling forms before end of May deadline

Environment

Apr 12, 2024

The UK’s wine and spirit sector breathes sigh of relief at a freeze to alcohol duty after disastrous tax hikes

Budget

Mar 06, 2024

The UK’s wine and spirit businesses unite in a call for the Chancellor to announce a duty cut and avoid costly red tape, at the Spring Budget

Budget

Mar 01, 2024

Soaring alcohol inflation starts to drain Treasury coffers 

Budget

Feb 21, 2024

Budget

WSTA calls on Chancellor to cut alcohol duty in a submission to the Treasury  

Alcohol Duty Review

Jan 25, 2024

Wine and spirit businesses share a collective sigh of relief over alcohol tax freeze 

Alcohol Duty Review

Nov 22, 2023

Autumn Statement – What to expect…

Alcohol Duty Review

Nov 21, 2023

The Chancellor’s alcohol duty hikes are losing the Treasury cash and putting businesses at risk

Alcohol Duty Review

Nov 20, 2023

Wine and spirit prices set to reach an all-time high if the Chancellor raises alcohol duty for a second time this year

Alcohol Duty Review

Nov 13, 2023

Defra wine reform

Environment

Oct 16, 2023

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association is first to launch comprehensive ‘no and low’ alcohol guides

Guidance

Aug 15, 2023