3 March 2014
Distell has appointed a new general manager for its Asia Pacific Travel Retail arm.
5 February 2014
Beam Inc will release its fourth-quarter and year-to-date results today (5 February). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the company's highs and lows in the three months to the end of December.
3 January 2014
As one would expect, yesterday's news that Remy Cointreau's CEO, Frederic Pflanz, has stepped down after just three months in the role hit the French company's share price this morning.
6 November 2013
The UK arm of Pernod Ricard is looking to re-focus its strategy, as it aims to cement its position as the second-largest premium spirits company in the country.
5 November 2013
Beam Inc's Travel Retail distributor, Maxxium, has opened a replica Jim Beam still house in Frankfurt airport ahead of the Christmas season.
24 October 2013
There's usually a surprise or two at the Tax Free World Association (TFWA) World Exhibition in Cannes.
3 October 2013
The UK unit of Maxxium has revealed details of a major new campaign for Courvoisier in a bid to attract younger drinkers from other spirit categories.
1 October 2013
The UK division of Beam Inc is set to launch the biggest “through the line” campaign for its Sourz liqueur brand in the country, centred around a TV advert.
27 September 2013
Beam Inc's Laphroaig An Cuan Mór
4 September 2013
Lucas Bols' Bols Honey Liqueur
29 August 2013
SPI Group has extended the rollout of Stolichnaya extension Stoli Chocolat Kokonut to the UK.
19 July 2013
The Famous Grouse 40 Year Old is the oldest variant ever to be released by the brand's owners, The Edrington Group.
9 July 2013
Quintessential Brands may not be a name familiar to many. But the burgeoning spirits group, owner of G&J Greenall, and backed by former Grupo Campari CEO Enzo Visone, has ambitious global plans. Here, just-drinks talks to Quintessential's international brands & marketing director, Mike Salmon, about those plans and where it is looking to capitalise.
9 July 2013
Diego Zamora Group has completed construction of a new production facility that will see the Spanish spirits company increase capacity by 50%.
4 July 2013
Maxxium is taking on the UK distribution of Edrington's luxury vodka brand Snow Leopard, the company announced today (4 July).
27 June 2013
Beam Inc's UK distributor Maxxium has launched a limited-edition new Sourz flavour sourced from a consumer feedback campaign.
26 June 2013
Edrington is to change the aging process of its Brugal Extra Viejo to differentiate it from the rest of the Caribbean rum's portfolio.
17 June 2013
Berry Bros & Rudd Spirits’ The Glenrothes Vintage 2001
29 May 2013
Maxxium is aiming to drive summer sales of Beam's Harveys Bristol Cream brand with a limited-edition bottle.
22 May 2013
Berry Bros & Rudd Spirits' The Glenrothes Manse Brae range
30 April 2013
Beam Inc's Jim Beam Lime Splash
17 April 2013
It was five years ago this week that Beam Global Spirits & Wine – as Beam Inc was then known – started to come to terms with Pernod Ricard's last-minute grab of takeover target Vin & Sprit and the Absolut vodka brand at the end of March, 2008.
2 April 2013
Beam Inc's Laphroaig QA Cask
25 March 2013
Beam Inc is lining up the first national television advert in the UK for its Jim Beam Bourbon brand.
4 March 2013
Beam Inc is “confident” of victory in a legal battle with Sidney Frank after the US importer filed a lawsuit against the global group and a subsidiary for US$100m.
22 February 2013
Edrington is to release the first three bottles in its six-part Warrior Series, initially exclusive to European travel retail.
17 January 2013
The Famous Grouse's links to Scottish rugby will continue after a new three-year sponsorship deal was signed, its UK distributor Maxxium has said.
6 December 2012
Maxxium has unveiled the world's oldest Courvoisier vintage in London.
5 October 2012
William Grant & Sons has boosted its travel retail team with the appointment of a former member of Maxxium UK.
28 September 2012
Beam Inc has expanded the release of its Jim Beam Devil's Cut to the UK, the company's UK distributor has announced.