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Is Quincey set to be Coca-Cola Co’s next CEO?

Yesterday, the Coca-Cola Co announced the promotion James Quincey to the role of president & COO....

Is Diageo approaching its "Et tu, Brute" Moment?

It would be very easy to get carried away by the latest stirrings from Diageo over in the US. Indeed, when the Securities & Exchange Commiss...

What lies ahead for PepsiCo in tough H2?

You can't argue with Indra Nooyi's logic. As her company released first-half results last week, the PepsiCo CEO described a decision to crea...

Analysis - Storm clouds lift over Diageo Towers

Is the sun finally about to return for Diageo? Analysts at Nomura have upgraded their rating for the global drinks giant from 'neutral' to '...

Latest Interviews

Why did Mast-Jägermeister buy Sidney Frank? 10 Aug 2015

Andy Morton

Last week, Mast-Jägermeister, the German owner of the Jägermeister herbal liqueur, took control of its US distributor Sidney Frank Importing Co. Part of Mast-Jägermeister's new strategy to control distribution in its core markets, the acquisition was otherwise noteworthy because of the important role Sidney Frank has played in Jägermeister's global rise.With Jägermeister sales in the US under pressure, Mast-Jägermeister is looking to move away from its famous brand's reputation as a party shot and embrace the new craft spirits culture. But, as Mast-Jägermeister executive board member Michael Volke told just-drinks from New York last week, not completely away.


Interview - Pernod Ricard's Outgoing CEO - Part II 12 Feb 2015

Olly Wehring

In the second part of just-drinks' exclusive interview with the outgoing CEO of Pernod Ricard, Pierre Pringuet, here he looks back at some of the deals that have shaped the company, and his role in their negotiation.

Latest News

Domaine Select appoints CFO & COO 28 Aug 15

Andy Morton

Domaine Select Wine & Spirits has appointed a former Deutsch Family exec as its first CFO & COO.


Distell appoints finance director 21 Aug 15

Lucy Britner

Distell has announced the appointment of Lucas Verwey to the role of finance director.


Russian brewers issue warning after bottle deal 20 Aug 15

Andy Morton

Brewers in Russia are to scrap their 1.5-litre PET bottle lines despite warning the move will drive consumers to illegal alcohol.


Beam Suntory creates US general manager role 17 Aug 15

Lucy Britner

Beam Suntory has appointed Greg Hughes to the newly-created role of general manager for the US.


Britvic names Unilever exec as GB commercial head 17 Aug 15

Andy Morton

Britvic has appointed a Unilever exec to lead its GB commercial operations.


A-B set for R Ippolito Distributing buy 17 Aug 15

Andy Morton

Anheuser-Busch has agreed to buy New York distributor R Ippolito Distributing for an undisclosed fee.

Latest blogs

How a visit to the dentist helped Muthar Kent get ahead in business 26 Jun 15

Andy Morton

Want to know how to make it to the top of the beverage business? According to Muhtar Kent, it's all about the networking.


Want to work for just-drinks? 19 Mar 15

Olly Wehring

It is with great sadness that I announce that just-drinks' deputy editor, James Wilmore, will be leaving us next month.

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