23 October 2013
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 5.6% rise in third-quarter group sales, helped by a strong performance from its premium Champagne brands.
3 September 2013
Champagne producer Vranken-Pommery Monopole has seen its net losses narrow in the first half of this year, as the company continues to focus on its leading brands.
29 January 2013
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 4% drop in full-year sales, but seen a strong performance in its export Champagne markets including Japan and the US.
23 November 2012
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19 November 2012
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has announced a capital increase of EUR42.5m (US$54.3m) to help finance the acquisition of five companies, including Champagne house Bissinger & Co.
24 July 2012
Vranken-Pommery Monopole saw its core Champagne sales rise in Q2, with positive growth outside of Europe.
24 January 2012
Weaker demand for Champagne in the fourth quarter of 2011 has caused Vranken-Pommery Monopole to report a dip in full-year sales.
9 November 2011
As the holiday season approaches, consumers the world over will be stocking up on something fizzy. With this in mind, just-drinks' management briefing for November looks at the Champagne category. In the first part of his four-part briefing, Richard Woodard considers Champagne's consumer landscape.
9 November 2011
The penultimate part of this month's management briefing, which focuses on the Champagne category, sees Richard Woodard review the industry's main players.
20 October 2011
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has said that it continues to see growing demand for Champagne around the world, after reporting a near-9% rise in sales for the third quarter of 2011.
1 September 2011
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported that it almost broke even in the first half of 2011, as international markets continue to drive Champagne sales.
1 April 2011
A fall in full-year profits has rubbed the shine off Vranken-Pommery Monopole's rebounding Champagne sales.
14 February 2011
The Champagne industry's ruling council has said that there is more work to do to rebuild consumer demand, despite a series of sales rebounds for some of the sector's biggest players.
11 February 2011
Laurent-Perrier has reported a stronger rise in Champagne sales than some of its rivals in the final three months of 2010, but the group still lagged its pre-crisis performance.
9 February 2011
Global Champagne sales rebounded in 2010, but demand failed to surpass the levels of 2008, according to trade body Comité Interprofessionnel des Vins de Champagne (CIVC).
26 January 2011
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has seen its share price rise after the Champagne house reported strong trading for 2010.
25 January 2011
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has said it is heading into 2011 in confident mood after seeing Champagne sales rebound in 2010.
15 October 2010
Global Champagne volumes have recovered well from the lows of the economic downturn, but major question marks remain over future value growth, according to a new just-drinks research report.
3 September 2010
Champagne corks may be popping again but the region's trade council will again limit production as it attempts to regain price-points lost during the recession.
2 September 2010
A rebound in Champagne sales and lower net debt helped Vranken-Pommery Monopole to reduce net losses in the first half of 2010.
23 July 2010
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has hailed a resurgence in consumer demand for Champagne after reporting a rebound in sales for its fiscal half-year.
30 March 2010
Leading Champagne group Vranken-Pommery Monpole has outperformed its sector in 2009, limiting a sales decline to 5% and reporting a rise in net profits for the year.
10 February 2010
A return to third quarter sales growth at Laurent-Perrier adds to signs that Champagne is on an upward curve in 2010, but pricing pressure is a serious concern.
25 January 2010
Champagne house Vranken-Pommery Monopole has outperformed rivals in 2009 to report a sales decline of less than 10% for the year.
1 September 2009
Champagne's ruling council will this week restrict the amount of Champagne allowed onto the market, as new figures suggest export sales have plummeted in the first half of 2009.
1 September 2009
Champagne house Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported heavier losses in the first half of 2009, but sales outperformed some of its rivals in the sector.
26 March 2009
Champagne house Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 7% drop in net profit for 2008, but remains confident that its Champagne sales could weather the economic downturn.
29 January 2009
Percy Fox, one of the UK representatives for Vranken-Pommery Monopole, has appointed Adrian Beckett as brand executive for the French firm's Champagne brands.
22 January 2009
Champagne sales rose by 1% but group revenue remained flat for Vranken-Pommery Monopole in 2008, the French firm has announced.
20 January 2009
Vranken-Pommery Monopole has reported a 1% rise in Champagne sales for 2008, outperforming a market recoiling from the global economic downturn.