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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.


Ben Cooper | 1 Jun 2016

Looking for a single reason why the ready-to-drink (RTD) category is set for such strong progress during the coming five years will be a fruitless task. Yet, it is for that exact reason why the segment's future is so rosy.


Andy Morton | 27 May 2016

Samuel Johnson once said: "Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel." What does that say about Diageo, Anheuser-Busch InBev and The Coca-Cola Co?


Richard Woodard | 24 May 2016

just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this seven-part review of the Scotch whisky category. In part four, we turn our attention to the major Scotch brands.

Latest Interviews

Lucy Britner | 14 Apr 2016

Much as the markets of Europe and the US tend to dominate the brewing headlines, Diageo's beer business also operates further afield from these craft playgrounds. In the second- of our two-part interview, Diageo's global head of beer, Mark Sandys, details the importance of Africa, the rise of Guinness in Korea and how the company is tackling new restrictions in Indonesia.


Andy Morton | 23 Feb 2016

It is late afternoon on what has been a long day. But, Mark Reynier, formerly the head of Bruichladdich and now founder of Renegade Spirits, still has the energy to vent his grievances over the Irish whiskey industry he has inhabited for just over a year.

Latest News

Lucy Britner | 30 Jun 2016

Diageo has unveiled labelling of per-serving nutritional facts on its Johnnie Walker Red Label packs, as it looks to encourage drinkers to make informed choices.


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 | 24 Jun 2016

Yesterday, the UK voted to leave the European Union. The result of the referendum fell 52% in favour of the so-called 'Brexit'. We'll keep you up to date throughout the day on drinks industry reaction.


Andy Morton | 24 Jun 2016

Diageo has unveiled a new Smirnoff bottle to celebrate this year's Pride in London event.


Andy Morton | 23 Jun 2016

Diageo is to launch a 25-year-old Lagavulin to celebrate the Islay distillery's 200th anniversary.


Lucy Britner | 22 Jun 2016

Diageo has launched its limited edition bottling of Lagavulin 8 Year Old whisky to the Travel Retail sector. 


Lucy Britner | 17 Jun 2016

Diageo has confirmed the trial launch of a gluten- and dairy-free version of its Baileys cream liqueur, which the company aims to make completely vegan. 


Olly Wehring | 13 Jun 2016

Diageo has released two variants of Smirnoff Cider, a blend of carbonated cider, fruit flavours and Smirnoff vodka.


Andy Morton | 9 Jun 2016

Diageo has appointed a new UK general manager, while expanding the role to include Ireland and France.


Andy Morton | 27 May 2016

Diageo's Johnnie Walker Houses have reached Europe for the first time, with the company unveiling one of the premium retail outlets in Amsterdam's Schiphol airport.


Andy Morton | 25 May 2016

Diageo has followed in Anheuser-Busch InBev's footsteps with the launch of the "patriotic" Smirnoff Red, White & Berry vodka in the US.


Andy Morton | 24 May 2016

Diageo will not appeal an expected KRW1.2bn (US$1m) fine from South Korean authorities over reported payments to on-trade venues.


Lucy Britner | 18 May 2016

Diageo has appointed former Bacardi CEO Javier Ferran to the role of chairman. 


Lucy Britner | 18 May 2016

The president of Diageo's Latin American & Caribbean division has said Peru could be as successful as Colombia for the company. 


Lucy Britner | 17 May 2016

Diageo's Latin America & Caribbean unit has said it expects sales to be softer in the second half of the year, as it weighs the price of a Don Julio Tequila accounting error. 


Andy Morton | 11 May 2016

Diageo's Africa & Asia-Pacific president, Nick Blazquez, is to leave the company after 27 years.


Andy Morton | 9 May 2016

The head of Diageo has warned against the UK leaving the EU, saying a so-called Brexit could jeopardise the industry's global bargaining clout. 


Lucy Britner | 9 May 2016

Diageo's Global Travel division has announced the launch of a new Johnnie Walker, following the reintroduction of Green Label. 


Lucy Britner | 26 Apr 2016

Diageo-controlled Guinness Nigeria has reported a slump in year-to-date sales and profits as the country's economy continues to slow.


Olly Wehring | 25 Apr 2016

Diageo has confirmed details of its latest Smirnoff Ice NPD, with two new flavours being released under the Electric mark.


Lucy Britner | 20 Apr 2016

Diageo has invested "seven figures" in a campaign for its Guinness lager brand Hop House 13. 


Andy Morton | 18 Apr 2016

Diageo has launched its first limited release within Crown Royal’s Noble Collection.

Latest blogs

Andy Morton | 21 Oct 2015

just-drinks is in Cannes this week the Tax Free World Association show. Here's the second part of Andy Morton's blog, which will keep you up-to-date at one of the most important dates in the Travel Retail calendar.


Andy Morton | 14 Oct 2015

With the Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller deal nicely on its way, the real business can begin in earnest - thinking up a new company name.

Company research

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