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Just the Answer - Jeff Bland, E&J Gallo 11 Jan 2005

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As a privately-held company, Gallo has traditionally played its cards close to its chest. But the last few years has seen the giant thaw somewhat and, last month, Olly Wehring met with the company's international vice-president and general manager, Jeff Bland.

Just the Answer - Steven J. Garcia Perez 14 Dec 2004

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Independent UK drinks producer, Global Brands, the company behind the Vodka Kick (VK) ready-to-drink brand, has grown rapidly whilst competing with the giants of the sector, Diageo and Bacardi. In this month's Just the Answer, Global Brands' managing director, Steven J. Garcia Perez, discusses VK's success and his company's move into the shots market.

Just the Answer - John Higgins and Jennie Meador 1 Nov 2004

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Brown-Forman gained a majority stake in Finlandia in 2002 and, having put its hefty marketing muscle behind the vodka brand, now sells more than 1.7m cases of it a year worldwide. In our second Just the Answer interview, John Higgins, brand manager for the Americas, and Jennie Meador, brand director for the US, told us what to expect next.

Just the answer - Christopher Carson 19 Oct 2004

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This week sees the launch of a new regular item on the just-drinks feature pages - Just the answer. The interviews will feature major figures in the drinks industry answering key questions about their companies' activities and the business in general. We begin with Christopher Carson, CEO of Constellation Europe, European division of the fast-expanding US-based drinks group, Constellation Brands.