The Wine & Spirits Trade Association will talk about future challenges – such as the Deposit Return Schemes (DRS) and different systems in UK – and other challenges and opportunities.
Freddie Joosten is the Environment Policy Manager at The Wine & Spirit Trade Association. He is the point of contact for environmental and UK and Devolved Policy, campaigns and the Wine and Spirits All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG).
Giles Darwin is managing director of specialist drinks branding agency Denomination Design.
Denomination is Climate Neutral Certified and specializes in helping clients to develop more sustainable and innovative solutions for their brands.
Giles has over 25+ years’ experience in drinks design working across spirits, beer, cider and wine. From leading sensitive redesigns to new-to-world innovation, a significant base of experience across a wide range of brands. Including Accolade, Bollinger, Chapel Down, Cockburn’s, Glenmorangie, Johnnie Walker, Macallan, Peroni, Pilsner Urquell, Pol Roger, Quinta da Pedra Alta, Zonin1821.
Neil provides his clients with insightful research, top quality information and detailed analysis. This expertise will cover all markets, materials, trends and innovations on a global basis, including the important issues of plastics, sustainability and the environment.