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Comment - Corby Calls Time on Seagram Coolers

Pernod Ricard's Corby Distilleries appears to have admitted defeat in its battle to rejuvenate Seagram Coolers, which is set to become a big...

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just a Moment With ... Artisan Source

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.

Interview: Con Constandis, CEO, Corby Distilleries

Olly Wehring | 17 Jan 2008

Few companies felt the shockwave of Allied Domecq’s sale more than Corby Distilleries. But the Canadian company has shrugged off the doubts and concerns about its future to emerge a stronger and more focussed operation. Con Constandis, the company’s CEO, talks to Olly Wehring about this evolution, the sale of an iconic brand and his international aspirations.

Latest News

NPD - Halewood's Lamb’s Spiced Cherry

Andy Morton | 23 Feb 2015

Halewood International has launched a cherry variant of Corby Distilleries' Lamb's Spiced range in the UK, to target demand for sweeter taste profiles.

just a While Ago - On 5 November in...

Olly Wehring | 5 Nov 2014

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

Corby Spirit & Wine FY sales rise, profits slip

James Wilmore | 28 Aug 2014

Corby Spirit & Wine has seen a slight increase in its full-year sales, but profits slipped as its domestic market of Canada was “soft” and administration costs rose.

Corby stresses Pernod link with name, logo change

Andy Morton | 7 Nov 2013

Corby Distilleries has changed its name and logo to “reflect" its partnership with Pernod Ricard, the majority-owner of the company.

Corby Distilleries inks new Absolut vodka deal

James Wilmore | 1 Oct 2013

Corby Distilleries has extended its deal to handle Pernod Ricard's Absolut vodka brand in Canada for a further eight years.

Brick Brewing YTD profits rise despite tough Q3

James Wilmore | 6 Dec 2012

Brick Brewing has announced a jump in nine-month profits despite operational “challenges” in Q3.

Pernod Ricard to distribute core Corby brands

Andy Morton | 26 Sep 2012

Canada's Corby Distilleries has handed parent company Pernod Ricard the rights to distribute two of its brands in the US over the next five years.

Sazerac Company's Wave Baja, Lemon Lime Vodkas

Andy Morton | 17 Apr 2012

Sazerac Company's Wave Baja, Lemon Lime Vodkas

Brick Brewing Co's Seagram Iced Lemon Tea

Olly Wehring | 30 Mar 2012

Brick Brewing Co's Seagram Iced Lemon Tea

Corby H1 profits rise on Sazerac deal

Chris Mercer | 9 Feb 2012

Corby Distilleries has reported a strong rise in half-year profits due to gains from its sale of non-core spirits to Sazerac Co.

SPI goes with Aspri Spirits for Stoli in India

Olly Wehring | 3 Feb 2012

SPI Group has consolidated distribution of its Stolichnaya vodka portfolio in the Indian market.

Corby completes brands sale to Sazerac

Chris Mercer | 2 Nov 2011

Corby Distilleries has completed the sale of a raft of non-core spirits brands and a production facility to US-based Sazerac Co.

Sazerac Company's Wave Vodka

Olly Wehring | 13 Oct 2011

Sazerac Company's Wave Vodka

just The Round-Up - The week in drinks

Chris Mercer | 30 Sep 2011

The top ten stories published on just-drinks this week.

just the Facts - The Sazerac Co

Michelle Russell | 29 Sep 2011

Pernod Ricard-controlled Corby Distilleries yesterday (28 September) announced that it has agreed to sell a raft of non-core spirits brands and a production facility in Canada to The Sazerac Co for US$32.9m. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at Sazerac.

Corby offloads spirits brands to Sazerac

Chris Mercer | 28 Sep 2011

Pernod Ricard-controlled Corby Distilleries has agreed to sell a raft of non-core spirits brands and a production facility in Canada to Sazerac Co for US$32.9m.

Pernod Ricard UK ends hunt for MD

Olly Wehring | 26 Sep 2011

The UK division of Pernod Ricard has confirmed details of its replacement MD.

Corby Distilleries FY profits climb

Michelle Russell | 25 Aug 2011

Corby Distilleries has reported an increase in full-year net profits, but sales continued to be damaged by the sale of its Seagram Coolers licence in Canada.

Seagram Coolers haunts Corby Distilleries in Q3 editorial team | 12 May 2011

Pernod Ricard-owned Corby Distilleries may have agreed to sell its licence to Seagram Coolers in Canada, but the brand continued to damage Corby's profits in the group's fiscal third quarter.

just the Round-up - The week in drinks editorial team | 18 Mar 2011

The top ten stories published on just-drinks this week:

Corby Distilleries sells Seagram Coolers licence editorial team | 17 Mar 2011

Pernod Ricard's subsidiary in Canada, Corby Distilleries, has agreed to sell the Canadian licence for Seagram Coolers to Brick Brewing for CAD7.3m (US$7.4m).

Corby Distilleries sees H1 sales, profits slip editorial team | 10 Feb 2011

Corby Distilleries has seen a year-earlier impairment charge help boost its first-half net profits, as sales and operating profits dipped in the period.

just The Preview - Pernod Ricard Q1 editorial team | 20 Oct 2010

Pernod Ricard will report results for its fiscal first quarter tomorrow (20 October). Here, just-drinks brings you highlights of the company's news in the three months to the end of September.

GLOBAL: Diageo appoints Smirnoff brand director editorial team | 3 Sep 2010

Diageo has appointed a new brand director for Smirnoff vodka, following a reshuffle in its marketing division.

Corby Distilleries FY profits fall on charge editorial team | 31 Aug 2010

Pernod Ricard's subsidiary in Canada, Corby Distilleries, has reported a drop in full-year earnings amid ongoing weak consumer demand for the firm's products.

Mosaiq appoints Mosaiq representatives editorial team | 18 Feb 2010

Mosaiq has appointed “sales representation” for its recently-purchased rum brand, Lemon Hart, in four regions of Canada.

Mosaiq acquires rights to Pernod's Lemon Hart editorial team | 15 Feb 2010

Canada-based drinks group Mosaiq has said it has agreed to acquire global sales and marketing rights to Pernod Ricard rum brand Lemon Hart for an undisclosed sum.

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