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just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this six-part review of the global rum category. In part five, we look at the consumer and category trends that have come into play for the sector.
just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this six-part review of the global rum category. In the final part, we look at the challenges facing the segment and the opportunities that innovation will offer in the months and years ahead.
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Bacardi has purchased a minority interest in mezcal producer Ilegal as the brand looks to expand its distribution footprint in the US.
Bacardi has confirmed to just-drinks that it will cease operations at its only company-owned packing facility in Canada as it looks to increase efficiencies.
Bacardi's namesake brand has teamed up with musicians Major Lazer to roll out a year-long collaboration called The Sound of Rum.
Bacardi has lined up a global distribution deal with Venezuelan rum producer Ron Santa Teresa.
Sazerac-controlled importer 375 Park Avenue Spirits has appointed a former Bacardi executive to the role of president & COO.
Bacardi's Global Travel Retail unit has launched a seasonal campaign for its Scotch whisky portfolio.
Bacardi has appointed KC Kavanagh its chief global communications officer.
Bacardi's Global Travel Retail unit has launched a seasonal campaign for its Grey Goose vodka brand at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport.
Bacardi's Global Travel Retail unit will roll out its Bombay Sapphire campaign to Sydney airport as it looks to capitalise on Australia's thirst for gin.
Bacardi has said that its Angel's Envy distillery and visitor centre will open its doors this weekend.
Bacardi has repackaged its Oakheart spiced rum in the US, as the company looks to distance the iteration from its namesake brand.
Bacardi is to tour a new "immersive" marketing campaign for its Bombay Sapphire gin brand, around six European cities.
Diageo's Johnnie Walker brand has consolidated its dominance of Global Travel Retail's spirits shelves, although Pernod Ricard's Absolut has been overtaken by Chivas Regal and Brown-Forman's Jack Daniel's, according to figures from The IWSR.
A new report has found that drinkers in the UK do not feel that price has much impact on the amount of alcohol they buy.
Bacardi has lined up JD.com as its online retail partner in China.
Bacardi's Martini brand has launched an ice cube-shaped device in the on-premise that can gauge when a consumer's glass is empty.
Bacardi's Global Travel Retail unit has partnered Phoenicia Aer Rianta Co for a month-long Dewar's whisky campaign in Beirut Duty Free as it looks to boost its Scotch portfolio in Lebanon.
Bacardi has secured ‘official spirits partner’ status for its namesake rum brand with four UK entertainment venues.
The former head of William Grant & Sons, Stella David, has returned to her previous employer Bacardi, this time as a director.
Bacardi is looking to bolster the presence of its version of Havana Club in the US, through a broader roll-out programme and a brand extension.
Bacardi has released two new flavours for its namesake rum brand.
Bacardi has said rum has the biggest long-term opportunity in global Travel Retail as it rolls out the Facundo Rum Collection to US airports.
just-drinks is in Cannes this week the Tax Free World Exhibition. Here's the first part of Andy Morton's blog, which will keep you up-to-date at one of the most important dates in the Travel Retail calendar.
just-drinks is in Cannes this week the Tax Free World Association show. Here's the second part of Andy Morton's blog, which will keep you up-to-date at one of the most important dates in the Travel Retail calendar.
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