EIRE/UK: Pernod close to completing sale of BWG

By just-drinks.com editorial team | 18 April 2002

French-based spirits group, Pernod Ricard, is expected to finalise the sale of its BWG distribution operation, which operates in the Irish Republic and in the UK, to the private equity group, Electra, within the next few months. Pernod's joint managing director Richard Burrows said he expected the negotiations to be completed "by early summer."

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French-based spirits group, Pernod Ricard, is expected to finalise the sale of its BWG distribution operation, which operates in the Irish Republic and in the UK, to the private equity group, Electra, within the next few months. Pernod's joint managing director Richard Burrows said he expected the negotiations to be completed "by early summer."

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