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Stock Spirits keen to buy, despite M&A stall

The head of Stock Spirits has reiterated his disappointment at the company's failure to land an acquisition last year, but has maintained th...

Focus - Suntory Holdings' FY Performance

Earlier this week, Japan's Suntory Holdings reported a healthy rise in full-year sales and operating profits. Here, just-drinks takes a clos...

just the Knowledge: US Spirits Trends

Earlier this week, US trade body DISCUS released a full breakdown of figures on how spirits are performing in the US market and internationa...

Vodka Brands Look to Rediscover their Mojo

After decades of rampaging growth, the vodka sector has more recently been enduring the unfamiliar experience of feeling a little left behin...

Latest Interviews

Interview - Beam Suntory's EMEA head - part II 4 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

In the second part of just-drinks' interview with Beam Suntory's Europe, Middle East & Africa head, Albert Baladi talks about the company's gin presence, the Africa opportunity and the Travel Retail landscape.


Interview - Beam Suntory's EMEA president 2 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Formed just under a year ago, Beam Suntory is a “global whisk(e)y powerhouse,” in the words of Albert Baladi, the unit's Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) head. But, how have things progressed since Suntory's $16bn takeover of Beam Inc? What brands and regions are shining bright and where are the emerging opportunities? Here, just-drinks catches up with Baladi for his take on the present and the future for Beam Suntory.

Latest News

San Francisco World Spirits Best in Show I 8 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

Late last month, the 15th annual San Francisco World Spirits Competition took place. Last week, the list of Best in Show awards was released. Here is part one of the full list of winners.


NPD - Beam Suntory's Cruzan Blueberry Lemonade 7 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

Beam Suntory has launched another flavour extension for its Cruzan rum brand.


Beam Suntory switches Colorado distribution 7 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

Beam Suntory is to change its distributor in Colorado from Southern Wine & Spirits to Republic National Distributing Co.


NPD - Beam Suntory's Pinnacle Cucumber Vodka 25 Mar 2015

Andy Morton

Beam Suntory has launched a cucumber-flavoured variant of its Pinnacle vodka brand for the US market.


Edrington names European Travel Retail head 23 Mar 2015

Andy Morton

Edrington has appointed a head of its European Travel Retail unit, which is due to launch next week.

Latest blogs

The just-drinks Weekly Round-Up 13 Oct 2014

Olly Wehring

Here's a round-up of the big stories on just-drinks last week, featuring PepsiCo, SABMiller, the Scotch whisky category and the US wine market.

Company research

Beam Suntory Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report

Beam Suntory Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report

Beam Suntory Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offeri...

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Suntory Holdings Ltd (Beam Suntory) in Spirits (World)

Suntory Holdings Ltd (Beam Suntory) in Spirits (World)

Suntory’s surprise takeover of Beam in April 2014 has created the world’s sixth biggest spirits company. Although not currently showing in Euromonitor International data, this profile will look at Sun...

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The IWSR Company Profile 2014 – Beam Suntory

The IWSR Company Profile 2014 – Beam Suntory

Analyses of the leading companies in the alcohol industry...

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