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Gruppo Campari Q4 & FY 2016 results - Preview 27 Feb 2017

Ahead of the release tomorrow of Gruppo Campari's results for the fourth quarter and the 12 months of 2016, here's a look at the events that shaped the three months to the end of December for the Milan-headquartered group.


The threat of excess choice in beer is over-stated 21 Feb 2017

A theory has formed in the beer industry in recent months that the sheer range of brews on offer is leading to consumer fatigue. This month, beer commentator Stephen Beaumont considers the evidence supporting and countering this theory.


Key trends for the spirits sector in 2017 - Focus 21 Feb 2017

As Euromonitor continues its look at the trends that are poised to drive the drinks industry in 2017, senior drinks analyst Spiros Malandrakis turns his attention to the spirits category.


Key trends for the beer category in 2017 - Focus 20 Feb 2017

Having offered his predictions last week for the wider alcohol category, Euromonitor's senior alcoholic drinks analyst, Spiros Malandrakis, drills down into what the year ahead has in mind for the beer sector.


Heineken 2012-2016 - results data 17 Feb 2017

Earlier this week, Heineken released its full-year results for 2016. The brewer saw its sales in the year rise by almost 5% in organic terms, although profits fell, against a 2015 boosted by a one-off income. Here, just-drinks considers Heineken's performance over the last five years.

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Cognac set for future growth - research 27 Feb 2017

The strong growth for Cognac is poised to continue in the coming years, according to recent research, driven by increased consumption in the US, China and the UK.


This week in spirits & wine 24 Feb 2017

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global beer & cider categories. We have similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


This week in soft drinks & bottled water 24 Feb 2017

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global soft drinks & bottled water categories. We have similar round-ups for beer & cider and spirits & wine.


This week in beer & cider 24 Feb 2017

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global beer & cider categories. We have similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


UK gin exports set for landmark year 24 Feb 2017

UK gin exports are expected to smash through the GBP500m (US$627m) mark this year as booming growth pushes the spirit to record highs.


Pernod Ricard's Method and Madness Irish whiskey 23 Feb 2017

Pernod Ricard's Irish Distillers division has released a range of "experimental super premium whiskeys" from its Midleton distillery in Ireland. 


Wm Grant names Victor Jerez business director 23 Feb 2017

William Grant & Sons has appointed Victor Jerez to the role of group business development director, effective 1 March 2017.


Remy Cointreau's Mount Gay 1703 Master Select 23 Feb 2017

Remy Cointreau has announced the 2017 release of 1703 Master Select rum from its Mount Gay distillery in Barbados. 


Premium to counter mainstream in gin - research 22 Feb 2017

The ongoing revival of the gin category in markets like the UK and Spain conceals a complex and fragmented global picture where overall consumption is still falling, according to the latest Global Gin Insights joint report from just-drinks and the IWSR.


Badet Clément's Domaine de la Métairie d’Alon 22 Feb 2017

French winery Badet Clément has launched a range of organic wines from a vineyard it purchased in 2015.

Latest blogs

When life gives you lemons, make soap 9 Feb 2017

Bacardi's 42 Below vodka brand has found a novel way to use the lemons left over from cocktail-making: Turn them into liquid soap.


Accolade Wines and a giant of the tennis world 12 Dec 2016

Earlier this month, I was most-kindly invited by Accolade Wines to visit the Royal Albert Hall in London. The reason? They wanted to see a tennis great in action, and then give them a guided tour through their Anakena wine portfolio.


Situation Vacant - Must love whisk(e)y 8 Dec 2016

Do you like whisk(e)y? And, I mean, really like whisk(e)y? Are you at a loose end in the first half of 2017? If so, then I've found just the job for you.