Blavod Wines & Spts (BES) - Blackwood's Gin listed in UK multiple retailer
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Blavod Wines and Spirits PLC
22 November 2012
Blavod Wines & Spirits PLC
("Blavod" or the "Company")
Tesco to stock Blackwood's Gin in England and Wales
Blavod Wines and Spirits plc (AIM:BES) the owner of premium drinks brands
including Blavod Black Vodka and Red Leg Rum is pleased to announce that
multiple retailer Tesco has agreed to increase availability of Blackwood's
Vintage Dry Gin to larger stores in England and Wales. Previously Blackwood's
Gin was only available through Tesco stores in Scotland.
Blackwood's Gin is made using handpicked botanical ingredients from the
Shetland Islands which include wild water mint, sea pink and angelica.
Commenting today, Don Goulding, Executive Chairman of Blavod, said:
"We are delighted that Tesco have agreed to list Blackwood's Vintage Dry Gin
across 188 stores in the UK and are confident that this will increase sales as
well as awareness for this unique brand. The market continues to have great
interest in premium gin as consumers seek distinctive quality brands with
More information on Blackwood's gin can be seen at: www.blackwoodsgin.net
Blavod Wines and Spirits plc
Don Goulding- Executive Chairman Tel: +44 20 7352 2096
N+1 Singer(NOMAD & Joint Broker)
Richard Lindley Tel: +44 113 241 0181
Jonny Franklin-Adams Tel: +44 20 7496 3000
Simple Investments (Joint Broker)
Nick Emerson Tel: +44 1483 413500
Alex Walters Tel: +44 20 7839 9260
Blavod Wines & Spirits plc is quoted on the AIM market of the London Stock
Exchange. It owns drinks brands in a number of sectors of the alcoholic drinks
market. These include premium Vodka, premium Gin and Rum and are called Blavod
Original Black Vodka, Blackwood's Vintage Gin & Nordic Vodka, Diva Vodka,
Jago's Cream liqueur and RedLeg.
The Company markets and sells these brands in the UK as well as a number of
international markets including the US and Russia and has an agreement with
Waldemar Behn GmbHfor them to produce, market and distribute Blavod black
vodka in Germany under a licensing agreement to their domestic and
Duty-Free/Travel retail markets as well as continental and Eastern Europe.
Through a wholly owned subsidiary, Blavod Drinks Ltd, the Company represents a
portfolio of premium quality wine, spirit and liqueur brands in the UK.
This information is provided by RNS
The company news service from the London Stock Exchange
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