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Focus - Stock Spirits' H1 Performance by Region

20 Aug 2015

Stock Spirits posted a sharp drop in first half sales and profits today as Poland continued to underperform. Here just-drinks takes a look at the figures for each of the group's regions:

Beam Suntory creates US general manager role

17 Aug 2015

Beam Suntory has appointed Greg Hughes to the newly-created role of general manager for the US.

just the week in - Spirits and Wine

14 Aug 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global spirits & wine categories. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and soft drinks & bottled water.

Bourbon surge gives Beam Suntory H1 boost

11 Aug 2015

Beam Suntory has posted a 58% sales boost in the first half of the year as its US Bourbon portfolio increased volumes.

just a While Ago - On 4 August in...

4 Aug 2015

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Innis & Gunn names global marketing head

13 Jul 2015

Scottish brewer Innis & Gunn has appointed its first world-wide marketing head as it brings in new faces to drive exports.

Rosair takes Beam Suntory Oceania post

13 Jul 2015

Beam Suntory has appointed ex-Kellogg’s executive John Rosair to the newly-created post of managing director, Oceania.

just the week in - Spirits & Wine

10 Jul 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global spirits & wine categories. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and soft drinks & bottled water.

Product Launch - Beam Suntory's Hibiki Japanese Harmony

7 Jul 2015

Beam Suntory has launched a new expression of its Hibiki whisky brand.

Sidney Frank drops Beam Suntory lawsuit

29 Jun 2015

Sidney Frank Importing Company (SFIC) has dropped a lawsuit against Beam Suntory, ahead of a proposed takeover by Mast-Jägermeister.

just the week in - Spirits & Wine

26 Jun 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global spirits & wine categories. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and soft drinks & bottled water.

Beam Suntory to re-package Courvoisier Cognac

25 Jun 2015

Beam Suntory has announced plans to repackage its Courvoisier Cognac brand.

Focus - The Power 100: Top Wine & Spirits Trends in the Last Ten Years

10 Jun 2015

Earlier today, brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and spirits brands. In this excerpt from the full report, which can be downloaded here, the company considers the consumer trends that have shaped the wine and spirits categories in the last ten years.

just the Facts – The Power 100 2015

10 Jun 2015

Earlier today (10 June), brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and spirits brands. Here's a look at 'The Power 100', along with the methodology used to draw up the list.

Product Launch - Beam Suntory's Jim Beam Kentucky Dram

10 Jun 2015

Beam Suntory has confirmed a launch date for its new “Scotch-infused” Bourbon.

Product Launch - Beam Suntory's Jim Beam Citrus Highball Grapefruit

10 Jun 2015

Beam Suntory's Japanese unit, Suntory Spirits, has launched a ready-to-drink Jim Beam product in Japan for the first time.

Coca-Cola Amatil, Beam Suntory tie up ten-year deal

5 Jun 2015

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has signed a new ten-year deal with Beam Suntory that sees CCA handle the spirits group's Japanese whiskies sales, marketing and distribution in Australia.

Focus – Brown Forman's Slane Castle Irish Whiskey Ltd

3 Jun 2015

Late yesterday, Brown-Forman announced its entry into the Irish whiskey category through the purchase of Slane Castle Irish Whiskey Ltd

Product Launch - Beam Suntory's Pinnacle Ruby Red Grapefruit Vodka

3 Jun 2015

Beam Suntory has released a further flavour extension of its Pinnacle vodka brand in the US.

Product Launch - Beam Suntory's Sauza Cucumber Chili Tequila

3 Jun 2015

Beam Suntory has launched Sauza Tequila's first flavoured extension, which is designed to add a twist to traditional margaritas.

Brown-Forman makes Irish whiskey move with Slane Castle buy

2 Jun 2015

Brown-Forman is the latest international spirits company to enter the Irish whiskey category, with the purchase of Slane Castle Irish Whiskey Ltd.

Product Launch - Beam Suntory's The Ardmore Tradition, Triple Wood

1 Jun 2015

Beam Suntory has added two new NAS Scotch iterations to its The Ardmore single malt brand.

Comment - Spirits - Is Marketing Twisting the Meanings of Words?

21 May 2015

In the battle for consumers' hearts and minds, are drinks companies overlooking the widely-held definitions of words and phrases? Is there leeway to argue that certain terms may not mean exactly what consumers perceive? Ian Buxton considers the evidence.

just the week in - Spirits & Wine

15 May 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global spirits & wine categories. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and soft drinks & bottled water.

Constellation Brands poaches Jared Fix from Beam Suntory

12 May 2015

Constellation Brands has confirmed a change of chief marketing officer, with Chris Fehrnstrom making way for Jared Fix.

just the week in - Spirits & Wine

8 May 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global spirits & wine categories. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and soft drinks & bottled water.

Preview - Tax Free World Association Asia Pacific Exhibition & Conference

7 May 2015

Ahead of next week's TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition & Conference in Singapore, which starts on Sunday, Joe Bates surveys the Travel Retail landscape in the region.

Beam Suntory defeats Maker's Mark 'handmade' lawsuit

5 May 2015

Beam Suntory has said a US judge's dismissal of an accusation Maker's Mark Bourbon uses false advertising sends a "strong message" to people seeking to profit from "irresponsible litigation".

just the week in - Spirits & Wine

1 May 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global spirits & wine categories. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and soft drinks & bottled water.

Beam Suntory to strip down regional units

27 Apr 2015

Beam Suntory is to combine two of its regional business units to create a larger international division.

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