All articles by Olly Wehring

Olly Wehring

Moet Hennessy sees 2021 sales trump pre-COVID era – results data

Moet Hennessy bounced back and beyond last year.

Altia and Arcus primed for wine & spirits merger, Anora Group is formed

Finland’s Altia and Norway-based Arcus are lining up a merger, with the former set to have the slight upper-hand in the new Nordic wine & spirits group.

Diageo targets US super-premium gin with Aviation, Davos Brands buy

Diageo has lined up the addition of Aviation American Gin to its high-end gin stable, spending up to US$610m on the brand’s privately-held owner, Davos Brands.

Pernod Ricard secures full control of Monkey 47 gin

Pernod Ricard has upped its majority holding in Monkey 47, taking full ownership of the German high-end gin brand.

Pernod Ricard buys into gin again, takes stake in Japan’s Ki No Bi

Pernod Ricard has made another investment in the gin category, this time acquiring a minority holding in the owner of Japanese high-end brand Ki No Bi.