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This week’s top headlines.

Pernod Ricard donates alcohol to combat hand sanitiser shortage in France

LVMH, Absolut Vodka and Irish Distillers are all supporting the creation of more hand sanitiser to meet increased global demand.

Unilever CEO halts employee travel and movements between sites

Unilever’s office-based employees globally told to work from home.

Australian wine hit by Coronavirus and trade wars

Wine businesses advised to create new marketing and sales strategies to overcome the slowdown in export markets.

Ch’i secures distribution deal with Bundaberg

Neill, Cropper & Co director, Andrew Cowsill said the sole focus will be making Ch’i drinks and ideas available to as many consumers as possible.

CP Group wins Tesco Asia business for US$10.6 billion

Tesco said the disposal will further de-risk the Tesco business by reducing indebtedness.

New Zealand Whisky Co to begin production at Lion’s Speight’s Brewery

Works have begun at the brewery’s millhouse to support the creation of whisky brands.

This week in FMCG

This week’s top headlines.

Five minutes with Eddie McDougall, The Flying Winemaker

McDougall says the “forced trend” in wine will be an increase in domestic consumption due to coronavirus.

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $2.6m in damages over faulty pelvic mesh implants

Implants left many Australian women with chronic pain and damage to surrounding organs.