Pernod Ricards CEO, Alex Ricard, spoke to just-drinks in the quarter

Pernod Ricard's CEO, Alex Ricard, spoke to just-drinks in the quarter

Pernod Ricard will report its third-quarter numbers on Thursday. Here, just-drinks takes a look at what the Paris-headquartered group has been up to in the three months to the end of March.

H1 results

  • Half-year net profits rose 3% to EUR924m 
  • Net sales in the six months to the end of December lifted 4% to EUR5.06bn, +2% in reported terms
  • Operating profits were up 4% to EUR1.5bn