Round-Up - Remy Cointreau's YTD Results

Remy Cointreau released its third-quarter and nine-month financial results in January. Here is a full round up of just-drinks' coverage of the numbers.

Comment - Wine - Losh's Chris-tal Ball: 2015 - Part I

As we brave the dawn of 2015, Chris Losh presents his annual look at what he expects will shape the wine landscape in the year ahead. Or not.

just the Answer - Sebastian Aguirre, Concha y Toro Marketing Director for Premium Wines

This week, editor Olly Wehring has been travelling through the winelands of Chile with the country's biggest wine producer, Concha y Toro. While there, he met Sebastian Aguirre, the company's marketing director for premium wines, to delve deeper i...

The just-drinks Interview - Con Constandis, Pernod Ricard Asia Travel Retail managing director

The international spirits segment is undergoing a sea-change in Asia, from Cognac declines in China to Scotch weakness in South Korea. Those effects may be less severe in the Travel Retail channel but, as Pernod Ricard's Asia Travel Retail MD, Con...

Global vodka insights - market forecasts, product innovation and consumer trends research

This report forecasts that the global vodka category will return to growth, expecting sales to peak at just over 500m cases in 2016, before undergoing a "slight downward correction". In retail value terms, the Americas saw sales rise in 2013 by 1%...

Beverage Industry Insights

just the Facts - Top 20 US Beers by Value, Volume

New figures show the top-selling beers in the US off-trade in 2014....

Remy, dead cats and the power of China's new year

Has Remy Cointreau bitten off more than it can chew?...

Fine wine set for "break out" 2015 in US

How are wine producers operating in the US set to fare in 2015?...

Editor's Viewpoint – What I've Learnt About Chile

My time in Chile, courtesy of Concha y Toro, is fast drawing to an end. Having reported on both the country's wine industry broadly, and the...

Will Lucas Bols' IPO Bring Much-Needed Stability?

Dutch spirits firm Lucas Bols has endured an occasionally turbulent time in its 450-year history. Will an effort to list on the Euronext Ams...

Price drops would damage our DNA - Remy Cointreau

Remy Cointreau's CFO has said the company won't drop Cognac prices in China as it would damage “not only our image, but our DNA”....


just the Facts – Chile's Wine Industry 22 Jan 15

just-drinks has spent this week visiting Chile as a guest of the country's largest wine producer, Concha y Toro. Here's a closer look at the facts and figures behind Chile's wine industry


Focus - Remy Cointreau's YTD Performance by Brand 22 Jan 15

Rémy Cointreau today reported a drop in first-half sales but trends looked to improve as there was stabilisation in Asia-Pacific. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by brand in the nine months to the end of December.

Thought Leaders

Just A Look Around Bacardi Distillery

just-drinks takes you on a private tour of Casa Bacardi, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Set in 127 arces of lan...

FREE Global Cachaca Insights summary report

just-drinks and The IWSR have published a review of the global Cachaca category. Featuring action...

FREE Global Scotch Insights summary report

just-drinks has teamed up with The IWSR to create a global review of the Scotch category with mean...

Drinks Industry News

Britvic to axe full-sugar Robinsons

Andy Morton | 26 Jan 15

Britvic is to scrap its full-sugar Robinsons cordials and sell an expanded range of no-added sugar flavours as it attempts to revive the brand.


SABMiller makes new board appointment

James Wilmore | 26 Jan 15

SABMiller has appointed a former South African government minister to sit on its board as a non-executive director.


Remy eases declines as China hints at recovery

Andy Morton | 22 Jan 15

Remy Cointreau's sales continued to drop in its year-to-date but declines slowed and Q3 Cognac shipments to Greater China rose.

Recent News - (Updated: 6:09pm 26 Jan 2015)

Baijiu open to foreign investment as rules change

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US control states post spirits volumes, sales rise

Diageo's United Spirits stays in red in YTD

Diageo inks UK distribution deals

Tsingtao dives into folklore for new UK campaign

Anheuser-Busch agrees deal for Elysian Brewing Co

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Beverage Industry Interviews

just the Answer - Sebastian Aguirre, Concha y Toro Marketing Director for Premium Wines 23 Jan 15

Olly Wehring

This week, editor Olly Wehring has been travelling through the winelands of Chile with the country's biggest wine producer, Concha y Toro. While there, he met Sebastian Aguirre, the company's marketing director for premium wines, to delve deeper into CyT's biggest brand, Casillero del Diablo.


The just-drinks Interview - Con Constandis, Pernod Ricard Asia Travel Retail managing director 7 Jan 15

Andy Morton

The international spirits segment is undergoing a sea-change in Asia, from Cognac declines in China to Scotch weakness in South Korea. Those effects may be less severe in the Travel Retail channel but, as Pernod Ricard's Asia Travel Retail MD, Con Constandis, tells just-drinks, there is still plenty to keep the sector busy, from protests in Hong Kong to margin-squeezing airport operators. Not to mention lazy journalists...


The just-drinks Interview - Panos Sarantopoulos, CEO of Remy Cointreau's liqueurs & spirits unit 3 Dec 14

Richard Woodard

Earlier this year, Panos Sarantopoulos was promoted by Remy Cointreau to head up its liqueurs & spirits division. Late last month, Richard Woodard travelled to France to meet him.

just-drinks Blog

Polish vodkas prove their worth in Ukraine

Andy Morton | 26 Jan 15

One, perhaps minor, consequence of the conflict in Ukraine appears to be a fall in sales of Russian vodka in the country.


Diageo distilleries welcome you to their virtual world

Andy Morton | 23 Jan 15

Diageo has jumped onboard Google's latest interactive maps and is opening up the virtual doors to four of its distilleries.


Chile with Concha y Toro - Day III

Olly Wehring | 22 Jan 15

A very early start today, with Carla Errazuriz from Concha y Toro's fine wine division picking me up from our Santiago hotel at 0700.

Beverage Hot Issues

Round-Up - Remy Cointreau's YTD Results

Remy Cointreau released its third-quarter and nine-month financial results in January. Here is a full round up of just-drinks' coverage of the numbers.

Round-Up - Constellation Brands Q3 & YTD Results

Constellation Brands released its third-quarter and nine-month financial results in early January. Here is a full round up of just-drinks' coverage of the numbers

Round-Up - Brown-Forman's H1 Results

In November, Brown-Forman released its first-half results for fiscal 2014/15. Here's the full round-up of just-drinks' coverage.

Round-Up - Coca-Cola Beverages Africa

In November, SABMiller, The Coca-Cola Co and Coca-Cola Sabco agreed to form the tenth largest bottler, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa. Here is a round-up of just-drinks' coverage.

Drinks Market Research

Global RTD/RTS insights - market forecasts, product innovation and consumer

Global RTD/RTS insights - market forecasts, product innovation and consumer trends research

This latest global insights title reports that the RTDs (or pre-mixed) drinks sector has maintained its global momentum. The top two markets for RTDs, the US and Japan, both showed healthy growth in 2013, improving by 14m cases and 8.4m cases respectively. This all-new report aims to deliver the most vital category data, insights, forecasts and strategic drivers in an easy-to-use package. The very latest market forecast data and brand market shares for RTDs are provided, offering a short-form, visual view of the most important and interesting markets for the coming five years... Read more

Published: January 2015 - ($1800.00)


Tequila Market in the APAC Region 2015-2019

Published: January 2015 - ($2500.00)


Wine in South Africa

Published: September 2014 - ($350.00)


Global Alcoholic Drinks

Published: September 2014 - ($350.00)


Drinking Milk Products: Developing a Two-tier Growth Strategy for Success

Published: December 2014 - ($1200.00)


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