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Stock Spirits keen to buy, despite M&A stall

The head of Stock Spirits has reiterated his disappointment at the company's failure to land an acquisition last year, but has maintained th...

Focus - Suntory Holdings' FY Performance

Earlier this week, Japan's Suntory Holdings reported a healthy rise in full-year sales and operating profits. Here, just-drinks takes a clos...

just the Knowledge: US Spirits Trends

Earlier this week, US trade body DISCUS released a full breakdown of figures on how spirits are performing in the US market and internationa...

Vodka Brands Look to Rediscover their Mojo

After decades of rampaging growth, the vodka sector has more recently been enduring the unfamiliar experience of feeling a little left behin...

Latest Interviews

Interview - Beam Suntory's EMEA head - part II 4 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

In the second part of just-drinks' interview with Beam Suntory's Europe, Middle East & Africa head, Albert Baladi talks about the company's gin presence, the Africa opportunity and the Travel Retail landscape.


Interview - Beam Suntory's EMEA president 2 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Formed just under a year ago, Beam Suntory is a “global whisk(e)y powerhouse,” in the words of Albert Baladi, the unit's Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) head. But, how have things progressed since Suntory's $16bn takeover of Beam Inc? What brands and regions are shining bright and where are the emerging opportunities? Here, just-drinks catches up with Baladi for his take on the present and the future for Beam Suntory.

Latest News

Beam Suntory defeats 'handmade' lawsuit 5 May 2015

Andy Morton

Beam Suntory has said a US judge's dismissal of an accusation Maker's Mark Bourbon uses false advertising sends a "strong message" to people seeking to profit from "irresponsible litigation".


just the week in - Spirits & Wine 1 May 2015

Olly Wehring

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global spirits & wine categories. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and soft drinks & bottled water.


Beam Suntory to strip down regional units 27 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

Beam Suntory is to combine two of its regional business units to create a larger international division.


NPD: Beam Suntory's Laphroaig 15-Year-Old 20 Apr 2015

Richard Woodard

As part of the 200th anniversary celebrations for Islay single malt Scotch whisky Laphroaig, brand owner Beam Suntory has announced the limited re-release of the Laphroaig 15-year-old expression.


San Francisco World Spirits Best in Show I 8 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

Late last month, the 15th annual San Francisco World Spirits Competition took place. Last week, the list of Best in Show awards was released. Here is part one of the full list of winners.

Latest blogs

The just-drinks Weekly Round-Up 13 Oct 2014

Olly Wehring

Here's a round-up of the big stories on just-drinks last week, featuring PepsiCo, SABMiller, the Scotch whisky category and the US wine market.

Company research

Beam Suntory Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report

Beam Suntory Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report

Beam Suntory Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offeri...

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Suntory Holdings Ltd (Beam Suntory) in Spirits (World)

Suntory Holdings Ltd (Beam Suntory) in Spirits (World)

Suntory’s surprise takeover of Beam in April 2014 has created the world’s sixth biggest spirits company. Although not currently showing in Euromonitor International data, this profile will look at Sun...

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The IWSR Company Profile 2014 – Beam Suntory

The IWSR Company Profile 2014 – Beam Suntory

Analyses of the leading companies in the alcohol industry...

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