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What do US wholesalers think of your spirit?

Morgan Stanley last week released a report based on a survey of US wholesalers that found increased confidence is the country's spirits mark...

Paddy Irish whiskey - The Facts

Late yesterday, Pernod Ricard confirmed that it has opened discussions with Sazerac with a view to selling its Paddy Irish whiskey brand. He...

Lucy Britner | 20 Apr 2016

Following the release of its full-year results yesterday, Remy Cointreau's CFO has thrown down the gauntlet to other Cognac producers operating in the US. 

Richard Woodard | 19 Apr 2016

Much as all looks rosy in the UK, the gin sector has struggled in the US in recent years. What is the segment doing wrong, in a spirits market that offers generous bounty? Richard Woodard investigates.

Olly Wehring | 12 Apr 2016

For the multinational spirits companies, the US is a market of vital importance. As well as being the world's largest market for spirits in value terms, the country also offers relative reliability, in terms of its economy, its regulatory environment and its consumption trends. Most importantly, the US offers growth.

Richard Woodard | 22 Mar 2016

This month, white spirits commentator Richard Woodard considers the present health - or lack thereof - of Pernod Ricard's flagship vodka brand, Absolut.

Latest Interviews

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.

Andy Morton | 21 Jan 2016

With just seven weeks left until the start of ProWein, just-drinks sat down with lead organiser Michael Degan to ask what makes the wine and spirits show one of the biggest draws on the alcohol calendar. Along the way, Degan reveals why the show is unlikely to get much bigger, discusses the possibility of adding beer to the mix and why German rock bands know their Riesling from their Spatburgunder.

Latest News

Andy Morton | 4 May 2016

US wholesalers have predicted volumes for Pernod Ricard's Absolut vodka will decline over the next six months, according to a new Morgan Stanley survey.

Andy Morton | 3 May 2016

Pernod Ricard is in exclusive talks with Sazerac over the sale of its Paddy Irish whiskey brand.

Andy Morton | 3 May 2016

Pernod Ricard is to expand its Our/Vodka project, allowing the distilleries set up under the scheme to sell outside of their home countries for the first time.

Lucy Britner | 22 Apr 2016

Pernod Ricard's MD of finance & operations has said the company will only innovate around its Jameson brand "with substance".

Andy Morton | 21 Apr 2016

A strong performance in the US has driven nine-month sales growth for Pernod Ricard despite a decline in China.

Olly Wehring | 20 Apr 2016

Pernod Ricard has rounded off the Olmeca Altos Tequila "family" in the US with the launch of an Añejo expression of the brand in selected states.

Olly Wehring | 15 Apr 2016

The UK arm of Pernod Ricard has lined up the launch of an extension of its Campo Viejo Rioja wine brand in the country.

Olly Wehring | 8 Apr 2016

The senior VP of spirits sales at Pernod Ricard's US division has stepped down, with the unit creating the new position of chief commercial officer for spirits.

Lucy Britner | 6 Apr 2016

Remy Cointreau has been the most successful spirits company in converting its social media activity into sales, according to analysts at Societe Generale.

Lucy Britner | 6 Apr 2016

Pernod Ricard has repackaged its Havana Club 7 brand in an effort to closer align the rum with its Cuban roots.

Olly Wehring | 31 Mar 2016

Pernod Ricard has admitted that Absolut has struggled in the US in the last few years, but improved sales in recent months have come from a stronger focus on Absolut's original flavour expression, the brand's marketing chief has told just-drinks.

Olly Wehring | 23 Mar 2016

Pernod Ricard's Irish Distillers unit has lined up the global launch of a new Jameson Irish whiskey expression.

Olly Wehring | 22 Mar 2016

Pernod Ricard's Canadian affiliate, Corby Spirit & Wine, has switched the UK representation of its Lamb's rum brand back to the French company's unit in the country.

Olly Wehring | 15 Mar 2016

Bacardi has updated its US legal filing from 2004 against Pernod Ricard over the Havana Club trademark in the country.

Lucy Britner | 15 Mar 2016

Pernod Ricard's vodka arm, The Absolut Co, has partnered with a kitchen products and apps designer to help drinkers to create cocktails at home.

Andy Morton | 11 Mar 2016

Pernod Ricard has launched a new Glenlivet expression exclusively into Edinburgh airport to mark 100 years since flying began there. 

Andy Morton | 11 Mar 2016

Pernod Ricard has opened its own wine and spirits store in Mumbai airport that sells more than 40 of its brands.

Olly Wehring | 29 Feb 2016

Pernod Ricard has unveiled a super-premium, limited edition iteration of its Havana Club rum brand.

Andy Morton | 25 Feb 2016

Pernod Ricard has said Absolut vodka remains the US's biggest selling imported vodka by value after a report claimed Constellation Brands' Svedka now has higher case volumes.

Olly Wehring | 23 Feb 2016

The heads of UK-headquartered Diageo and SABMiller have signed a letter calling for the UK to remain in the European Union, ahead of June's referendum on the matter.

Lucy Britner | 22 Feb 2016

Pernod Ricard has launched two new single pot still whiskies in the US. 

Andy Morton | 18 Feb 2016

Pernod Ricard is targeting aspirational young consumers in Angola and Mexico with a new TV ad for the fast-growing Passport Scotch whisky.

Latest blogs

Andy Morton | 17 Feb 2016

At a media breakfast in London, Pernod Ricard CEO Alex Ricard gave an interesting response to a question he's no doubt asked a lot.

Andy Morton | 22 Oct 2015

just-drinks is in Cannes this week at 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.

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