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The strategic priorities behind PepsiCo shake-up

News that PepsiCo has reorganised its senior management team following the departure of Frito-Lay North America CEO Tom Greco prompted a flu...

Diageo and Vijay Mallya - The end of the affair

Earlier this month, Diageo announced that it has secured the resignation of United Spirits chairman Vijay Mallya from his position at the In...

Spirits in 2015 - just-drinks Review of the Year

With 2015 drawing to a close, just-drinks looks back at the stories that have made the headlines across the global drinks industry. Here, de...

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

CEO Paul Schaafsma set to leave Accolade Wines 30 Aug 16

Olly Wehring

Accolade Wines has confirmed reports that its CEO, Paul Schaafsma, is set to step down in the coming months.


Armit Wines poaches Berry Bros & Rudd's Kilby 30 Aug 16

Andy Morton

The global marketing head for UK wine & spririts group Berry Bros & Rudd has been appointed managing director of rival Armit Wines.


PepsiCo appoints foundation chief to board 25 Aug 16

Andy Morton

PepsiCo has appointed one of Time magazine's top 100 most influential people to its board of directors.


Purity bolsters management team, reports growth 24 Aug 16

Lucy Britner

UK-based Purity Brewing Co has appointed two directors as it hails the growth of its craft beers. 


California's Wine Institute to close UK office 18 Aug 16

Andy Morton

California's wine trade body, The Wine Institute, is to close its UK office after "severe cuts" to its government funding.


Duvel Moortgat appoints new US head Jeff Krum 17 Aug 16

Andy Morton

Duvel Moortgat's US unit has appointed Jeff Krum as its new president, replacing Simon Thorpe.

Latest blogs

PepsiCo's Johnston's new Twitter role is hard to Tweet 8 Apr 16

Andy Morton

The drinks industry could do more to benefit from new technology.


Lessons from the past in PepsiCo heir-apparent talk 31 Mar 16

Andy Morton

The soft drinks world is abuzz today over what an executive shake-up at PepsiCo might mean to on-going speculation over CEO Indra Nooyi's successor.

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