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Review of the Year 2014 - Part IV: Spirits

It's that time of year when just-drinks takes a look back at the past 12 months. Here, in part three of our final management briefing of the...

Comment - The Appeal and Perils of Craft

How are big, corporate companies tackling the global trend for all things craft? Watching the larger players across all drinks categories de...

Comment - Is the Golden Age of Rum Upon Us?

Long touted as the natural successor to single malt whiskies, premium and super-premium rums have yet to make a dramatic impact on consumers...

Comment - Diageo Making the Best of a Bad Job?

Diageo has surprised some with its move to sell its Irish whiskey brand Bushmills in return for control of Don Julio Tequila. Here our colum...

Latest Interviews

just the Answer: Pernod Ricard's Nick Blacknell 14 Jul 2014

Andy Morton

Earlier this year, the Worshipful Company of Distillers held a lively debate in London on the future of rum. Afterwards, just-drinks spoke to Nick Blacknell, Havana Club's international marketing director for Pernod Ricard, to discuss digital, diversity and the debate's motion “The future for rum lies with connoisseurs not clubbers”.


Interview - Pernod Ricard Sub-Saharan Africa MD 6 Jun 2014

Olly Wehring

After 18 years in Latin America, Laurent Pillet moved to sub-Saharan Africa in 2011 to head up Pernod Ricard's operations in the region. At the French company's Capital Markets Day this week, just-drinks sat down with Pillet to discuss the past, present and future for Pernod in the region.

Latest News

just a While Ago - On 18 December in... 18 Dec 2014

Olly Wehring

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


Diageo welcomes verdict on Crown Royal "confusion" 18 Dec 2014

James Wilmore

Diageo has claimed victory in a legal battle with Mexcor over its Crown Royal Canadian whisky brand.


just a While Ago - On 17 December in... 17 Dec 2014

Olly Wehring

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


Diageo ups focus on China with Mortlach roll-out 16 Dec 2014

James Wilmore

Diageo has revealed more plans for the global roll-out and promotion of its updated range of Mortlach single malt whiskies, including a major focus on China.


Belvedere vodka tie-up over new James Bond film 16 Dec 2014

James Wilmore

Belvedere will be the latest vodka to be linked with James Bond after brand owner Moët Hennessy signed a tie-up with the makers of 'Spectre', the next film in the franchise.

Latest blogs

Season of goodwill? Not if you're the UK health lobby 15 Dec 2014

James Wilmore

The UK health lobby is always very vocal on alcohol at this time of year, predictably so, and this year is no different.


Scotch whisky firms learn the value of leftovers 9 Dec 2014

Andy Morton

Experimentation has long been a watchword in the Scotch whisky industry. It is what has given consumers the huge range of ageing options, from refill hogsheads to virgin oak to Sherry butts.

Company research

Diageo plc - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Diageo plc - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Al

MarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity undertaken by an organi...

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