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James Wilmore

James WilmoreBiography

just-drinks' deputy editor began his journalism journey in 2003, cutting his teeth on a local newspaper in his native Essex. From here, he joined leading UK pub trade title The Publican, where he spent six happy years breaking exclusives, as well as winning a Britvic Business Journalist of the Year award and interviewing David Cameron, Nick Clegg and... Spandau Ballet's Tony Hadley (he owns a brewery).

After a year of freelancing covering the food and drink sector, James joined the good ship just-drinks in March 2012.

If he's not working or drinking, you'll usually spot him running. 

e: james.wilmore@just-drinks.com

Twitter: @jamescwilmore

Articles by James Wilmore

Will Molson Coors eventually get 100% control of MillerCoors? Analysis - Does Molson Coors CEO's exit affect Anheuser-Busch InBev, SABMiller mega-merger prospects? 30 July 2014

Can anything be read into Peter Swinburn's decision to step down as Molson Coors' CEO in relation to a merger between SABMiller and Anheuser-Busch InBev?


UK: Diageo bags Facebook unit boss as non-exec director 30 July 2014

Diageo has appointed a senior Facebook employee to its board as a non-executive director.


The group has announced more changes to its executive committee GLOBAL: Diageo boosts exec committee as Ghostine quits 30 July 2014

Diageo is making further changes to its executive committee, while its president for China and India is leaving the group after 19 years.


The UK retailer is supporting the governmentUK: Morrisons bans 'super-strength' alcohol cans 30 July 2014

UK supermarket retailer Morrisons has banned the sale of all canned carbonated products containing more than four units of alcohol.


US: Warsteiner on hunt for US marketing chief 29 July 2014

German brewer Warsteiner is strengthening its US sales and marketing team in an effort to boost its brand presence in the country.


The TV campaign will go live in September UK: Distell teams with Jimmy Doherty on Nederburg UK push 29 July 2014

Distell is launching a new UK TV ad campaign for its Nederburg wine brand, featuring TV presenter and farmer Jimmy Doherty.


INDIA: Tata Global Beverages Q1 sales up, but profits slip 29 July 2014

Tata Global Beverages has seen a rise in first-quarter sales, but profits were dragged down by investments in new ventures.


A growing numbers of Americans are avoiding soda, according to the poll US: Two-thirds of adults avoid soda - survey 29 July 2014

A growing number of US adults – nearly two-thirds – are avoiding drinking soda, according to a new poll.


The company was boosted by a strong Q1 after a slip in Champagne sales in Q2 FRANCE: H1 sales rise for Vranken-Pommery Monopole 29 July 2014

Champagne and still wine producer Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 9.2% lift in first-half sales, helped by a strong export performance.


Diageo will report its full-year results on Thursday just The Preview - Diageo's FY preliminaries 28 July 2014

On Thursday, Diageo will report its preliminary full-year results. Here just-drinks takes a look at how the group has fared in its final quarter, the three months to the end of June:


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