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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.
This month, white spirits commentator Richard Woodard considers the present health - or lack thereof - of Pernod Ricard's flagship vodka brand, Absolut.
Considering the disparity of performances from Cognac brand owners in China, I've been looking at what's really happening within the country, and have been talking to some brands about their varying strategies and view of future prospects. First, let's look at the numbers.
Gong xi fa cai, as the Chinese say. The saying is the equivalent of "happy new year" and is ubiquitous in China at this time of year, partly because of the earworm of a song that is played in every department store and on all television shows.
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.
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.
Pernod Ricard's MD of finance & operations has said the company will only innovate around its Jameson brand "with substance".
A strong performance in the US has driven nine-month sales growth for Pernod Ricard despite a decline in China.
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.
The UK arm of Pernod Ricard has lined up the launch of an extension of its Campo Viejo Rioja wine brand in the country.
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.
Remy Cointreau has been the most successful spirits company in converting its social media activity into sales, according to analysts at Societe Generale.
Pernod Ricard has repackaged its Havana Club 7 brand in an effort to closer align the rum with its Cuban roots.
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.
Pernod Ricard's Irish Distillers unit has lined up the global launch of a new Jameson Irish whiskey expression.
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.
Bacardi has updated its US legal filing from 2004 against Pernod Ricard over the Havana Club trademark in the country.
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.
Pernod Ricard has launched a new Glenlivet expression exclusively into Edinburgh airport to mark 100 years since flying began there.
Pernod Ricard has opened its own wine and spirits store in Mumbai airport that sells more than 40 of its brands.
Pernod Ricard has unveiled a super-premium, limited edition iteration of its Havana Club rum brand.
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.
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.
Pernod Ricard has launched two new single pot still whiskies in the US.
Pernod Ricard is targeting aspirational young consumers in Angola and Mexico with a new TV ad for the fast-growing Passport Scotch whisky.
Pernod Ricard has released a second vintage of its Brancott Estate Chosen Rows Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc.
Pernod Ricard has released the first single cask expression under its Redbreast Irish whiskey brand.
Pernod Ricard CEO Alex Ricard has said he is happy with Absolut's progress in the US despite sales continuing to fall.
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.
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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