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Pernod's mood darkens over India - Analysis

If it's not one thing then it's another. Such is the way of the global drinks market....

How will India's road liquor ban affect alcohol?

The Indian drinks industry was described as "shocked". And, certainly, the decision by the Supreme Court last Friday to uphold a ban on liqu...

Arca Continental's FY 2016 - Focus

Late last week, Arca Continental reported its full-year results, revealing a strong rise in sales and profits. Here, just-drinks takes a clo...

How India's demonetisation has affected Pernod

In November, the Indian Government passed reforms withdrawing the INR500 (US$7.40) and INR1,000 notes as legal tender in the country. The sn...

Latest Interviews

Concha y Toro's Asia CEO - Interview 23 Mar 2016

Andy Morton

Ask a Chinese person about Chile and they will immediately mention one thing - cherries. The country is famous in China for its red cherries, which people see as wholesome and healthy. Chilean wine, however, is quickly catching up in the recognition stakes. According to Wines of Chile, exports to China increased by 47% last year, and the country now ranks as the third-biggest market for bottled Chilean wine.


Interview - Concha y Toro Marketing Director 23 Jan 2015

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.

Latest News

Beijing bans sodas in boarding schools - report 23 May 2017

Andy Morton

In a sign that legislative soda bans are spreading outside of Western markets, Beijing local authorities have outlawed the selling of sodas in the city's boarding schools, according to a report.


Indian woes hammer United Breweries in FY 2017 18 May 2017

Olly Wehring

India's beer market has suffered hugely in the three months to the end of March, according to United Breweries, which posted its full-year results yesterday.


Coca-Cola FEMSA steps away from US bottling deal 17 May 2017

Lucy Britner

Coca-Cola FEMSA has decided not to pursue the acquisition of certain bottler territories in the US market. 


Carlsberg appoints Nilesh Patel to lead India unit 17 May 2017

Lucy Britner

Carlsberg has confirmed the appointment of Nilesh Patel to the role of managing director for the firm's Indian unit. 


Drinks industry poised for next India hit - Diageo 12 May 2017

Olly Wehring

The head of Diageo-controlled United Spirits has warned of yet another regulatory threat to the drinks industry in India, as the country looks to introduce the nation-wide Goods & Services Tax in the coming months.


CCBA sells Appletiser stake to appease regulators 11 May 2017

Andy Morton

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa has offloaded a 21.5% stake in Appletiser to black-owned South African groups as part of its merger agreement.

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