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China continues to hit Moet Hennessy

China continues to impact LVMH’s Cognac business, according to CFO Jean-Jacques Guiony....

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...


Cognac set for China rebound in H2 - Moët Hennessy

Andy Morton | 4 Feb 2015

The head of Moët Hennessy has predicted that Cognac shipments to China will bounce back in the second half of the year.


Cognac Rides the Recessionary Rollercoaster

Ben Cooper | 13 Aug 2014

A new report from just-drinks and The IWSR suggests the Cognac sector has been on something of a rollercoaster ride during the recent economically turbulent years.


Constellation focussed on clearing debt, not M&A

James Wilmore | 2 Jul 2014

The boss of Constellation Brands has played down rumours linking the company to a possible buy-out of Treasury Wine Estates by saying it is focussed on paying down its debt.


just the Facts – The Power 100 2014

Olly Wehring | 2 Jun 2014

Earlier today (2 June), brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and spirits brands. Here's a look at 'The Power 100', along with the methodology used to draw up the list.

Latest Interviews

The Wehring Interview - Remy Martin's CEO

Olly Wehring | 12 Jul 2012

Earlier this week, we ran part one of our interview with the CEO of Remy Martin, Patrick Piana. Here, in the second and concluding part, Piana looks at the emerging markets as well as the mature markets of the US and Western Europe, and argues for value over volume in the Cognac category.


Interview - EPI Champagne's CEO

Olly Wehring | 29 Mar 2012

As his swansong earlier this month, we sent outgoing deputy editor Chris Mercer to meet the CEO of Societe Europeenne de Participations Industrielles' Champagne unit, Cécile Bonnefond. It says 'Wehring' above, but it's 'Mercer' below.

Latest News

On this day in drinks history

Olly Wehring | 17 Aug 2015

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


Sales, profits for Moet Hennessy pick up in H1

Olly Wehring | 29 Jul 2015

Moet Hennessy has hailed "strong momentum" in the US and "recovery" in Europe for turning its sales around in its second quarter.


Chapel Down names ex-LVMH exec as MD

Andy Morton | 9 Jul 2015

English wine producer and brewer Chapel Down has appointed a former LVMH director as its new MD.


just a While Ago - On 19 May in...

Olly Wehring | 19 May 2015

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


NPD: Moet Hennessy's Glenmorangie Duthac

Lucy Britner | 18 May 2015

Moet Hennessy has launched an extension of its Glenmorangie single malt Scotch whisky brand that "celebrates stories from the area".


just a While Ago - On 1 May in...

Olly Wehring | 1 May 2015

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just a While Ago - On 17 April in...

Olly Wehring | 17 Apr 2015

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Moet Hennessy sees Q1 sales flatline

Olly Wehring | 14 Apr 2015

Moët Hennessy has seen its sales continue to struggle in the first quarter as issues in China remain.


NPD: Moet Hennessy's Belvedere Wild Berry

James Wilmore | 16 Feb 2015

Moët Hennessy, the wine and spirits unit of LVMH, has launched a new variant of its Polish vodka brand Belvedere.


just a While Ago - On 9 February in...

Olly Wehring | 9 Feb 2015

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just a While Ago - On 4 February in...

Olly Wehring | 4 Feb 2015

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just a While Ago - On 30 January in...

Olly Wehring | 30 Jan 2015

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just the week in - Spirits & Wine

James Wilmore | 23 Jan 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.


NPD - Moet Hennessy's Glenmorangie Tusail

Andy Morton | 21 Jan 2015

Moet Hennessy has lined up a sixth Glenmorangie expression for the brand's Private Edition collection. Glenmorangie Tùsail launches globally this week.


just a While Ago - On 15 January in...

Olly Wehring | 15 Jan 2015

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


Constellation appoints chief growth officer

James Wilmore | 15 Jan 2015

Constellation Brands has appointed a former Beam Inc executive as its chief growth officer, a newly-created role.


just a While Ago - On 9 January in...

Olly Wehring | 9 Jan 2015

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


Belvedere vodka tie-up over new James Bond film

James Wilmore | 16 Dec 2014

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.


just a While Ago - On 12 December in...

Olly Wehring | 12 Dec 2014

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just a While Ago - On 9 December in...

Olly Wehring | 9 Dec 2014

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

Olly Wehring | 5 Dec 2014

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just a While Ago - On 24 October in...

Olly Wehring | 24 Oct 2014

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Latest blogs

Glenmorangie, Hardys and Heineken – The Drinks of Sports Billies

Olly Wehring | 23 May 2014

It's been a sporting week for me, and one I don't think I'll forget about for a very, very long time.

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