Pernod Ricard released its Q1 trading update earlier today

Pernod Ricard released its Q1 trading update earlier today

Earlier today, Pernod Ricard announced a 1% rise in sales in the three months to the end of September. Here's a look at the performance of the company's 14 major Champagne and spirits brands in the quarter.

  Net Sales Volumes Price/mix
Absolut -2% -1% -1%
Chivas Regal 9% 10% 0%
Ballantine's 9% 7% 2%
Ricard -4% -4% 0%
Jameson 9% 8% 1%
Havana Club -7% -5% -2%
Malibu -7% -6% -2%
Beefeater -3% -5% 2%
Kahlua 23% 18% 5%
Martell -4% 7% -10%
The Glenlivet 17% 12% 5%
Royal Salute 3% 6% -3%
Mumm 3% 7% -4%
Perrier-Jouët -2% -4% 2%
Top 14 2% 2% 0%

Pernod's major wine brands saw collective sales slip by 3%, although both Campo Viejo and Brancott Estate registered growth in the quarter.

The company's 18 'Key Local Brands' reported a rise of 7%, with Indian whiskies warranting particular mention.