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just The Preview - Pernod Ricard's Q4 & FY

Pernod Ricard will report its quarter four and full-year numbers on Thursday. Here, just-drinks takes a look at what the Paris-headquartered...

just The Preview - Carlsberg's Q2 & H1

Carlsberg will release it first-half and second-quarter results on Wednesday. Here just-drinks takes a look at the brewer's news in the thre...

just The Preview - Heineken's H1 & Q2

Heineken will release a first-half trading update on Wednesday. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the Dutch brewer's highs and lows in the t...

MPs' alcohol report: Should the trade be worried?

Every six months or so, a report or a piece of research is released about the UK's so-called alcohol “epidemic”. The national media jump on...

Latest Interviews

Interview - Bacardi global marketing boss, whisky 19 Aug 2014

James Wilmore

Bacardi is embarking on an ambitious mission to launch an array of new single malt Scotch whiskies from its five Speyside distilleries. Here, just-drinks' deputy editor, James Wilmore, talks to Stephen Marshall, the man behind the project.

The just-drinks Interview - Portman Group CEO 23 May 2014

James Wilmore

Henry Ashworth has faced plenty of challenges since taking the reins at the Portman Group in 2011. Dealing with the fall-out from decisions by the group's independent complaints panel and the ever-agitating UK health lobby means life is rarely dull. Here, Ashworth talks to just-drinks' deputy editor James Wilmore about the watchdog's work, and a certain Scottish brewer.

Latest News

Stock Spirits sees H1 sales struggle 28 Aug 2014

Olly Wehring

Stock Spirits has reported a weak start to its fiscal year as the Polish excise hike hit sales in the country.

Pernod bemoans tough FY as sales, profits drop 28 Aug 2014

Olly Wehring

Pernod Ricard has reported a double-digit fall in full-year net profits as volumes of its headline brands dipped slightly.

Moet Hennessy's Ardbeg Supernova 2014 28 Aug 2014

Olly Wehring

Moet Hennessy has lined up the latest version of its Ardbeg Supernova single malt expression.

Scotch whisky leaders sign pro-UK letter 28 Aug 2014

Andy Morton

Leading Scotch whisky figures - including Edrington's CEO and the former chairman of William Grant & Sons - have signed a letter backing the campaign for Scotland to stay part of the United Kingdom. union between Scotland and England.

Burgundy producer plans London float 27 Aug 2014

Stuart Todd

Burgundy wine producer Domaine Chanzy has confirmed it is planning to float between 20% and 30% of its capital on the London Stock Exchange by the end of year.

ASA rejects complaints over Wells & Young's ad 27 Aug 2014

Andy Morton

Wells & Young's has escaped punishment from the UK's advertising watchdog after complaints an ad for Estrella Damm beer linked alcohol to sexual success.

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