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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...

just the Facts – Chile's Wine Industry

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...

Analysis - SABMiller faces Colombia challenge

With markets as varied as SABMiller's, there's always going to be a few bad eggs in quarterly results. Yesterday's first-half statement was...

just on Call - A-B InBev still bullish on Brazil

Anheuser-Busch InBev has brushed off a near-flat volume performance in Brazil for Q3, with its CEO claiming it has plenty of plans to counte...

Latest Interviews

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.

Interview - Diageo president of LatAm & Caribbean 28 May 2012

Olly Wehring

Earlier today (28 May), Diageo announced that it will buy the Ypióca cachaça brand in Brazil from Ypióca Agroindustrial Limitada for BRL900m (US$453.9m). As part of its press material, the company issued a short interview with the president of its Latin America and Caribbean operations, Randy Millian, in which he discussed the purchase.

Latest News

Heineken to spend US$470m on new Mexico site 11 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Heineken has confirmed plans to invest MXN7.35bn (US$470m) in building its seventh brewery in Mexico as its eyes further growth.

Beam Suntory drops Pernod for Bacardi in Brazil 10 Mar 2015

Olly Wehring

Bacardi has provided further details on last week's announcement that its Brazilian division will handle the sales and distribution of Beam Suntory's brands in the country.

Bacardi to handle Beam Suntory brands in Brazil 6 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Bacardi is to handle Beam Suntory's brands in Brazil after details of a new deal were announced today.

just a Look Around - Havana Club Distillery -video 5 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Last week, just-drinks was given a tour of Havana Club's San José distillery as part of a five-day trip as guests of the company. Here, Sergio Valdez, Havana Club's export manager, provides the commentary:

Diageo reveals US$400m Tequila investment 4 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Diageo is putting its weight behind the Tequila category after revealing plans to invest around US$400m in its Mexico operations and Don Julio brand.

Diageo completes Don Julio, Bushmills swap deal 27 Feb 2015

James Wilmore

Diageo has completed its deal to regain full control of Tequila Don Julio from former joint partner Casa Cuervo.

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