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Pernod Ricard's FY fiscal-2015 - Preview

On Thursday, Pernod Ricard will report its full-year results. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the company's performance in the three month...

just the Facts – The Power 100 2015

Earlier today (10 June), brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and s...


just On Call - Pernod shifts Scotch focus in China

Andy Morton | 24 Apr 2015

Pernod Ricard has said it is looking beyond its Chivas range to find growth in China's struggling Scotch whisky market.


Focus - Pernod's YTD Performance by Region

Andy Morton | 23 Apr 2015

Pernod Ricard yesterday announced a 6% rise in sales in the nine months to the end of March. Here's a look at the performance of the company's 14 major spirits and Champagne brands in the year-to-date, as well as a rundown of the top-line figures by region:


Will Brown-Forman prosper from vodka decline?

Andy Morton | 8 Apr 2015

If the spirits story of the last 40 years has been vodka's ascent to domination, are we now witnessing a whiskey fightback?


Preview: Tax Free World Association Exhibition '14

Joe Bates | 23 Oct 2014

There should be a celebratory atmosphere in Cannes when this year’s TFWA World Exhibition kicks off on Sunday (26 October). After all, it’s the trade show’s 30th anniversary this year and organiser TFWA is putting on a number of events to mark the occasion, most notably a mass Charity Run along the Cannes Croisette.

Latest Interviews

Interview - Con Constandis, Pernod Asia TR head

Andy Morton | 7 Jan 2015

The international spirits segment is undergoing a sea-change in Asia, from Cognac declines in China to Scotch weakness in South Korea. Those effects may be less severe in the Travel Retail channel but, as Pernod Ricard's Asia Travel Retail MD, Con Constandis, tells just-drinks, there is still plenty to keep the sector busy, from protests in Hong Kong to margin-squeezing airport operators. Not to mention lazy journalists...


The just-drinks Interview - Chivas Brothers' CEO

Olly Wehring | 1 Jul 2010

While our paths have crossed on an almost monthly basis over the last six years, just-drinks has never interviewed the chairman and CEO of Pernod Ricard's Chivas Brothers unit, Christian Porta. So, when Olly Wehring was invited to the official opening of The Glenlivet's distillery extension last month, he took the opportunity to finally pin Porta down for a chat on all things Chivas.

Latest News

Pernod Ricard releases social medial guide

Lucy Britner | 25 Aug 2015

Pernod Ricard's UK arm has released a social media guide for its off-trade customers.


NPD: Pernod Ricard's Chivas Regal The Icon

Olly Wehring | 7 May 2015

Pernod Ricard has released what it has described as “the pinnacle of the Chivas Regal range” into the Travel Retail channel.


NPD - Pernod Ricard's Chivas Regal Extra

James Wilmore | 17 Oct 2014

Pernod Ricard has launched the first new expression of its Chivas Regal brand to be rolled out globally in seven years.


Pernod's Chivas, Jameson, Brancott Estate UK ads

James Wilmore | 16 Oct 2014

Pernod Ricard has revealed details of new UK marketing campaigns for its Jameson, Chivas Regal and Brancott Estate brands.


Pernod Ricard unveils new Scotch whisky distillery

James Wilmore | 13 Oct 2014

Pernod Ricard has completed the construction of a new Scotch whisky distillery ahead of schedule, with production due to kick off this month.


Pernod, Diageo off-trade US Scotch volumes soar

Andy Morton | 29 Oct 2013

Pernod Ricard and Diageo's Scotch whisky brands continue to post surging volumes growth in the US off-trade, according to the latest AC Nielsen figures.


Diageo ups Johnnie Walker TR volumes

Andy Morton | 21 Oct 2013

Diageo's Johnnie Walker Scotch whisky brand strengthened its hold on the global Travel Retail market last year, increasing volumes by 15%, new figures have shown.


Pernod losing Imperial sales to "experimenting"

Andy Morton | 20 Sep 2013

Pernod Ricard has blamed a drop in sales for its blended Scotch whisky in South Korea on consumer trends towards white spirits and single malt.


Pernod Ricard reopens Glen Keith whisky distillery

Andy Morton | 17 Jun 2013

Pernod Ricard's Scotch unit Chivas Brothers has officially re-opened a Speyside distillery, part of an on-going investment in whisky production that includes a new distillery to open next year.


Pernod Ricard backs short film in Chivas push

Andy Morton | 29 Jan 2013

Pernod Ricard's Chivas Regal unit has teamed up with filmmaker Diego Luna to launch a short film, part of its global “Live with Chivalry” campaign.


Pernod positive over premium spirits in Brazil

James Wilmore | 14 Dec 2012

Pernod Ricard has said that overall spirits growth in Brazil will be driven by the premium sector, particularly vodka and Scotch whisky, which will favour the company.


Pernod applies to build new Scotch distillery

Olly Wehring | 18 Oct 2012

Pernod Ricard is looking to build a new malt whisky distillery in Scotland as part of its expansion plans in the country.


Johnnie Walker heads IWSR/just-drinks rankings

Ben Cooper | 8 Oct 2012

Diageo Scotch whisky brand Johnnie Walker has retained its position as the number one brand on the latest IWSR/just-drinks Performance Brands rankings, published this month.


Chivas Regal The Chivas Brothers’ Blend

Olly Wehring | 1 Oct 2012

Pernod Ricard's Chivas Regal The Chivas Brothers’ Blend


Pernod Ricard's Chivas Regal Night Magnum

Andy Morton | 5 Sep 2012

Pernod Ricard's Chivas Regal 12 Year Old Night Magnum


ASA rejects complaint over Chivas Regal ad

James Wilmore | 6 Jul 2012

Pernod Ricard has escaped a sanction from the Advertising Standards Authority after the body rejected a complaint over an advert for Chivas Regal blended Scotch whisky.


Pernod Ricard reveals boost for Chivas Brothers

James Wilmore | 30 May 2012

Pernod Ricard has committed to a GBP40m (US$62.2m) annual investment in Chivas Brothers to keep up with demand for its Scotch Whisky brands in emerging markets.


Pernod lagging Diageo in Scotch despite China lead

Olly Wehring | 22 May 2012

Pernod Ricard's performance in the Scotch whisky category is being held back by its lack of presence in Latin America and Africa, while Diageo is reaping the rewards from its coverage in the growth markets, according to an analyst.


China drinks opportunities "just beginning"

James Wilmore | 4 May 2012

Opportunities for international drinks firms in China are “just beginning” but companies should be equally aware of Far East companies eyeing opportunities in the West, according to industry experts.


Pernod takes Chivas Le Baron global

Olly Wehring | 18 Apr 2012

Pernod Ricard has extended the partnership between its Chivas Regal blended Scotch brand and the founders of Le Baron nightclubs beyond travel retail to the off-trade.


Consumer feedback leads to Chivas bottle change

Olly Wehring | 11 Apr 2012

Pernod Ricard is set to change the 1.75-litre package format for its Chivas Regal 12 Year Old in the US.


just The Preview - Pernod Ricard H1 & Q2

Chris Mercer | 14 Feb 2012

Pernod Ricard is set to report its half-year and second-quarter results on Thursday (16 February). Here, just-drinks takes a look at highs and lows for the company in the three months to the end of December.

Latest blogs

IWSC plays fair for white spirits as Scotch and poetry flows

Andy Morton | 19 Jan 2015

At a Burns Night supper in Kings Cross last week, the team from the International Wines and Spirits Competition were letting their hair down.

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