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For years, rum was lined up to be the spirits industry's next big thing. And yet, for all the shining promise of the category's mix of herit...


Richard Woodard | 22 Jun 2016

just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this six-part review of the non-Scotch whisky category. In part four, we turn our attention to the major whisk(e)y brands.


Andy Morton | 14 Jun 2016

At a dinner in London last night, Gruppo Campari officially unveiled the latest permanent additions to its Glen Grant Scotch whisky range. The two 12-year-olds and one 18-year-old were first announced last month. Then, as last night, what sparked most interesting was their resolute age-statement credentials.


Lucy Britner | 9 May 2016

Earlier today, Gruppo Campari announced its first-quarter results, including flat sales and a dip in pre-tax profits. Here, we take a look at the figures for the three months to the end of March by region and by brand. 


Olly Wehring | 12 Apr 2016

For the multinational spirits companies, the US is a market of vital importance. As well as being the world's largest market for spirits in value terms, the country also offers relative reliability, in terms of its economy, its regulatory environment and its consumption trends. Most importantly, the US offers growth.

Latest Interviews

Olly Wehring | 9 Apr 2015

This week, we speak to the chairman and co-founder of Quintessential Brands, and just-drinks subscriber, Enzo Visone.


James Wilmore | 27 Jan 2014

Since breaking out of its Italian roots in the late-1990s, Gruppo Campari has expanded its horizons through a series of acquisitions. Headed by Bob Kunze-Concewitz, the company now sells its 50-plus brands in 190 countries. Here just-drinks' deputy editor, James Wilmore, travelled to Manchester to talk through the company's latest movements with Kunze-Concewitz.

Latest News

Olly Wehring | 25 Jul 2016

Gruppo Campari is trialling a pre-mix Negroni product in the US as it looks to ride the popularity of the Campari-based cocktail in the country's on-premise.


Olly Wehring | 18 Jul 2016

The Wild Geese Irish whiskey brand has hailed the decision of Australia’s Federal Court to find in its favour in a legal wrangle involving Gruppo Campari’s Wild Turkey Bourbon in the country.


Andy Morton | 14 Jul 2016

Gruppo Campari has delisted Société Des Produits Marnier Lapostolle after paying EUR10.7m (US$11.9m) for the Grand Marnier-owner's remaining shares.


Andy Morton | 29 Jun 2016

The global spirits category is unlikely to see a major M&A deal in the near future, an analyst has said.


Olly Wehring | 28 Jun 2016

Gruppo Campari has completed its tender offer for Société Des Produits Marnier Lapostolle (SPML), with just under 98% of SPML shares coming under its control.


Lucy Britner | 6 Jun 2016

Gruppo Campari has launched its newly-rebranded Appleton Estate Reserve Blend in the UK, replacing the eight-year-old expression of the rum brand.


Olly Wehring | 3 Jun 2016

The US arm of Gruppo Campari has rolled out the company’s new spiced rum brand to a raft of states across the country.


Andy Morton | 24 May 2016

Gruppo Campari has launched three aged-statement Scotch whiskies under its Glen Grant brand.


Lucy Britner | 19 May 2016

Gruppo Campari has confirmed the opening of its tender offer for the shares of Société Des Produits Marnier Lapostolle (SPML).


Lucy Britner | 10 May 2016

The head of Gruppo Campari has said the company's takeover of Grand Marnier's parent, Marnier-Lapostolle, is on schedule. 


Lucy Britner | 10 May 2016

Gruppo Campari is trialling a new spiced rum as it looks to extend its portfolio in the category. 


Lucy Britner | 9 May 2016

Weakened emerging market currencies, along with declines in its Jamaican sugar business have impacted Gruppo Campari's performance in the first three months of the year.


Olly Wehring | 21 Mar 2016

UK-based Wild Knight has released a high-end vodka under the same brand name.


Lucy Britner | 9 Mar 2016

Gruppo Campari's Jamaican rum unit, J Wray & Nephew, has said it is appealing an injunction that has stopped work at the company's sugar factory in Jamaica.


Lucy Britner | 3 Mar 2016

The CEO of Gruppo Campari has flagged the challenges in creating a more premium version of Skyy vodka, to drive growth for the brand.


Lucy Britner | 2 Mar 2016

Campari has added two new flavours to its Skyy Infusions vodka range. 


Olly Wehring | 4 Jan 2016

Gruppo Campari has offloaded its Casoni Fabbricazione Liquori (CFL) private label business in Italy for EUR5.3m (US$5.8m).


Andy Morton | 15 Dec 2015

Gruppo Campari has launched new additions to its Cinzano 1757 range, a bianco and a dry.


Lucy Britner | 3 Dec 2015

Gruppo Campari has rolled out a new design for its Wild Turkey Bourbon and rye whiskey range. 


Andy Morton | 30 Nov 2015

Luxury rum growth may have passed its peak as new figures forecast a severe slowdown over the next five years. 


Olly Wehring | 18 Nov 2015

Gruppo Campari has released a 43-year-old iteration of its Glen Grant single malt Scotch whisky, with all ten units available exclusively in Singapore.


Olly Wehring | 13 Nov 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the spirits & wine categories. We also have similar round-ups for beer & cider and soft drinks & water.

Latest blogs

James Wilmore | 31 Jan 2014

Gruppo Campari is taking advantage of the received wisdom that its Bourbon brand, Wild Turkey, was a favourite of the writer Hunter S Thompson.

Company research

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