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In the first part of just-drinks' interview with Paul Varga, the CEO of Brown-Forman discussed the company's portfolio and prospects in emerging markets. In this second - and final - part, Varga details the company's take on the mergers & acquisitions scene in the global spirits industry, and the roll of innovation as an alternative to M&A.
Earlier this year, Ben Cooper met the CEO of Brown-Forman, Paul Varga, in the company's heartland, the US. In the first instalment of this two-part interview, the two look at Brown-Forman's position in the drinks industry, its portfolio of spirits brands and its prospects and ambitions in the emerging markets.
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.
Brown-Forman has announced details of a new year-long share buyback scheme as it focuses on "organic growth".
Brown-Forman's Woodford Reserve variant, Double Oaked, has been launched into the UK on-trade today.
Brown-Forman is releasing new Woodford Reserve Kentucky whiskey expression finished in a Pinot Noir barrel from the Sonoma-Cutrer winery.
Brown-Forman has released the latest iteration of Tequila Herradura's Coleccion de la Casa.
Diageo and Brown-Forman have been at loggerheads the past week over what is best for the Tennessee whiskey category.
- Analysis - Remy's Cognac "dead-cat bounce"
- Comment - How Hand-Made is Tito's Handmade Vodka?
- Heineken to stay "active player" in beer M&A - CFO
- Focus - Pernod Ricard's Q1 sales by brand
- Time for Heineken to make a European break
- Moët Hennessy unveils first Travel Retail outlet
- United Spirits sees Q1 net loss
- Whisky downturn slows Diageo's Scotch spend
- Beam Suntory, Edrington part ways in Travel Retail
- Pernod Ricard sees sales lift in Q1