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Gruppo Campari Q4 & FY 2016 results - Preview

Ahead of the release tomorrow of Gruppo Campari's results for the fourth quarter and the 12 months of 2016, here's a look at the events that...

Has Gruppo Campari's harvest finally come in?

Like the Cognac segment's issues in China, or Anheuser-Busch InBev's desire to rule the brewing world, or Coca-Cola Co's attempts to surf th...

Richard Woodard | 14 Jan 2016

Since almost the turn of the Century, it's been all about the BRICs. Brazil, Russia, India and China have spent the last 16 years as the focus for growth for every drinks company out there. Richard Woodard takes a look at the four countries and surveys their importance in 2016.

Lucy Britner | 12 Nov 2015

The US has long been perceived as the pot of gold at the end of the spirits rainbow. According to figures released by the country's Distilled Spirits Council (DISCUS), earlier this year, the share for spirits in 2014 rose to 35.2% - US$4.2bn - from 34.7% the prior year, marking the fifth consecutive year of growing market share. Despite the attractive figures, for some, finding the end of the rainbow has proved to be a challenge.

Ian Buxton | 18 Jun 2015

The clamour in recent years to enter the Irish whiskey category suggests that the segment is poised to become the next big thing. But, with one brand dominating the sector massively, are the prospects for growth really all they're cracked up to be? Ian Buxton considers.

Earlier today, brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and spirits brands. In this excerpt from the full report, which can be downloaded here, the company considers the consumer trends that have shaped the wine and spirits categories in the last ten years.

Latest Interviews

Olly Wehring | 30 Mar 2015

This week, we speak to the founder of wine and spirits management consultancy Artisan Source, and just-drinks subscriber, Martin Jones.

Andy Morton | 6 Nov 2013

Two months ago, CL World Brands sold the Thomas Hine & Co Cognac house to EDV SAS for an undisclosed fee. just-drinks caught up with Hine's MD, François Le Grelle, at the Cannes World Exhibition last month to talk about the change, what life is like away from CL's parent, CL Financial, and why Chinese Cognac drinkers will prove more loyal than Japan's.

Latest News

Andy Morton | 31 Jan 2017

Gruppo Campari has joined Beam Suntory in expanding its ties with US distributor Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits.

Lucy Britner | 24 Jan 2017

Gruppo Campari has unveiled a new marketing initiative for its namesake brand as it looks to move away from the Campari Calendar. 

Lucy Britner | 4 Oct 2016

Gruppo Campari has launched a limited edition label for its namesake brand, as it looks to highlight Campari's use in a Negroni cocktail.

Andy Morton | 3 Aug 2016

Gruppo Campari's CEO has warned that Wild Turkey's honey extensions are dragging down performance for the otherwise fast-growing Bourbon brand.

Lucy Britner | 23 Jun 2016

Gruppo Campari's UK unit has revamped the white rum and coconut brand Koko Kanu as it looks to attract 'urbanite' drinkers. 

Lucy Britner | 6 Apr 2016

Remy Cointreau has been the most successful spirits company in converting its social media activity into sales, according to analysts at Societe Generale.

Olly Wehring | 14 Mar 2016

Gruppo Campari has declined to comment on a report linking it to a move for Marnier-Lapostolle's global distribution operations.

Andy Morton | 15 Dec 2015

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

Lucy Britner | 20 Nov 2015

Diageo's Australia unit has confirmed the appointment of Simon Tamke to the role of commercial director.

Olly Wehring | 6 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.

Olly Wehring | 25 Sep 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 and soft drinks & water.

Olly Wehring | 22 Sep 2015

Campari has recruited a senior Diageo executive to head up its operations in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.

Andy Morton | 21 Sep 2015

Jimmy Russell, the founder of Wild Turkey, and his son Eddie have teamed up with Campari America again to release a new rye whiskey in the US.

Lucy Britner | 16 Sep 2015

Campari Australia has confirmed the death of Shane O'Hart, former managing director Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands. 

Olly Wehring | 18 Aug 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...

Lucy Britner | 6 Aug 2015

Gruppo Campari's US arm Campari America is to expand its distribution agreement with Southern Wine & Spirits of America.

Andy Morton | 19 Jun 2015

Campari America is targeting the outdoor cooking season with a new ad for Cabo Wabo Tequila that features a three-time world barbecue champion.

Olly Wehring | 29 May 2015

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.

Olly Wehring | 13 May 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...

Olly Wehring | 8 Apr 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...

Olly Wehring | 8 Apr 2015

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

Olly Wehring | 13 Mar 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...

Latest blogs

Andy Morton | 6 Oct 2015

just-drinks is in Berlin this week for Bar Convent Berlin. Here's the first part of Andy Morton's daily blog, which will keep you up-to-date at one of Europe's most important dates in the alcohol industry's calendar.

Lucy Britner | 14 May 2015

Commuting in London is a drag. It’s overcrowded, sweaty and rarely goes to plan. In fact, it’s enough to turn a person to drink.

Company research

Davide Campari-Milano SpA in Alcoholic Drinks (Italy)

Davide Campari-Milano SpA in Alcoholic Drinks (Italy)

Davide Campari Milano SpA is part of Gruppo Campari, a large corporate group with an international presence. Gruppo Campari manufactures both alcoholic drinks and soft drinks....

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Campari Milano SpA, Davidein Spirits and Wine (World)

Campari Milano SpA, Davidein Spirits and Wine (World)

2016 saw Campari continue its strategic refocusing on high-margin spirits brands through the acquisition of Grand Marnier and the divestment of non-core business, Casoni Fabbricazione Liquori....

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Global Vermouth Market 2017-2021

Global Vermouth Market 2017-2021

Vermouth is a type of wine which is fortified with various botanicals such as roots, barks, flowers, seeds, herbs, and spices. Vermouth is usually consumed as an aperitif. There are two types of vermo...

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