Spirits: Latest news and analysis articles
Once a month, the International Center for Alcohol Policies (ICAP), which covers alcohol policies worldwide, looks at what's going on in-mar...
On Thursday, Diageo will report its preliminary full-year results. Here just-drinks takes a look at how the group has fared in its final qua...
While China's on-trade is cleaning up its act, Remy Cointreau expects the clientele in the country's bars to resume its love affair with Cog...
Pernod Ricard has become the latest company to clash with the Portman Group, the UK's drinks industry watchdog....
Earlier this year, the Worshipful Company of Distillers held a lively debate in London on the future of rum. Afterwards, just-drinks spoke to Nick Blacknell, Havana Club's international marketing director for Pernod Ricard, to discuss digital, diversity and the debate's motion “The future for rum lies with connoisseurs not clubbers”.
Spirits firm Beam is now under the control of Japan's Suntory Holdings after a US$16bn takeover earlier this year. So how will this new marriage work in some key global markets? just-drinks' deputy editor, James Wilmore, caught up with Beam Suntory's Asia-Pacific & South America president, Nick Fink, to find out.
Diageo has bemoaned emerging market weakness for dragging on its full-year performance.
Here's a run-down of some of the top research reports currently available in the just-drinks research store:
The chairman of French drinks group Belvédère has announced his resignation, citing "personal reasons".
Diageo has appointed a senior Facebook employee to its board as a non-executive director.
Diageo is making further changes to its executive committee, while its president for China and India is leaving the group after 19 years.
Diageo has released two further additions to its Smirnoff Sorbet Light lower-calorie portfolio in the US.
Here's a round-up of the top stories on just-drinks last week, featuring PepsiCo and Coca-Cola Co, Castel, Molson Coors and the cachaca sector.
There was a big focus on supermarkets and their Scotch offerings this week when a couple of own-brand malts scooped top awards at the International Wines and Spirits Competition (IWSC).
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