just the Round-Up - The week in drinks

By | 15 July 2011

The week in drinks

The week in drinks

The top ten stories published on just-drinks this week:

Diageo has confirmed to just-drinks the creation of the post of chief operating officer for its Western Europe division.

Britvic has confirmed to just-drinks that it is looking to relocate its headquarters in the UK.

Anheuser-Busch InBev has announced the appointment of a global head of sales, resulting in a shake-up of its executive pack.

DrinkWise Australia has started rolling out labelling on its members' alcohol products in the country, highlighting responsible drinking to consumers in the country.

The president of the North America region for Bacardi has announced his retirement, to be replaced by his counterpart for Latin America.

Pernod Ricard's Absolut Company division has teamed with 18 artists for a “global creative movement” based on its namesake vodka brand.

The Coca-Cola Co has introduced its Minute Maid juice drink to the Ugandan market.

Foster’s Group has poached Andy Gibson from Diageo to become its chief marketing officer.

Concha y Toro has teamed up with its US importer, Banfi Vintners, to create a marketing and sales entity, Excelsior Wine Company.

KWV Holdings, which is facing major profitability challenges, will have to do so now without its CEO, Thys Loubser, who has resigned with immediate effect.

Sectors: Beer & cider, Soft drinks, Spirits, Water, Wine

Companies: Diageo, InBev, Bacardi, Pernod, Ricard, Absolut, Coca-Cola Co, Concha y Toro, Foster’s, KWV

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