Halewood Wines & Spirits is continuing to drive the evolution of its craft and artisanal spirits portfolio, by securing UK and Republic of Ireland distribution rights to Beluga, producers of a range of super-premium Russian vodkas.

The deal, which takes effect from 1st July, will see Halewood take over from Cellar Trends to supply both the on and off trade with Beluga’s coveted collection of exquisite vodkas, including Beluga Noble, Transatlantic, Allure, Gold Line, and Hunting variants (70cl, 40% ABV, rrp’s from £40). Further to the additional routes to market that the deal offers, the brand will also benefit from additional marketing and promotional support.

Halewood’s existing portfolio of premium vodkas, include J.J. Whitley Potato and Rhubarb Vodkas, Whitley Neill Blood Orange and Rye Vodkas.