Blavod Wines & Spts

Global Distributor for "King of Soho"

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Blavod Wines and Spirits PLC
16 April 2013

Blavod Wines & Spirits plc

("Blavod" or the "Company")



Date 16 April 2013


Blavod appointed Global Distributor


"King of Soho"



Blavod Wines & Spirits plc (AIM:BES), the AIM quoted owner of premium drinks brands is delighted to announce that it has been appointed as global distributor for King of Soho, a new range of alcoholic beverages being launched by West End Drinks Ltd and styled on the leading Soho figure and entrepreneur, Paul Raymond - "the King of Soho"


This first product to be launched is a high quality London Dry Gin, which will be marketed by Blavod, initially in the UK, Madrid and New York. Howard Raymond, the son of Paul Raymond is a director and shareholder of West End Drinks Ltd and a major shareholder in Blavod Wines and Spirits plc.


Commenting today, Don Goulding, Executive Chairman of Blavod said: "We are delighted to have been appointed to distribute this range of drinks, and confident that we can begin to build sales volumes over the coming months in the UK and selected territories around the world."




Blavod Wines & Spirits plc

Don Goulding - Executive Chairman                         Tel +44 207 352 2096


SPARK Advisory Partners Limited

Neil Baldwin                                                                Tel  +44 113 366 2264           

Mark Brady                                                                  Tel  +44 113 366 2268


Simple Investments (Broker)

Nick Emerson                                                             Tel +44 1483 413500

Renato Rufus


Cadogan PR

Alex Walters                                                                Tel +44 207 839 9260



 About Blavod


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, Blackwoods Vintage Gin, Blackwoods Vodka, Diva Vodka, Jago's Cream liqueur and RedLeg Rum.


The Company markets and sells these brands in the UK as well as a number of international markets including the US and Russia.


Through a wholly owned subsidiary, Blavod Drinks Ltd, the Company represents a portfolio of premium quality wine, spirit and liqueur brands in the UK.



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