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How did Treasury Wine Estates perform in its fiscal-2018? - results data

16 Aug 2018

A decline in sales in the Americas region for Treasury Wine Estates has failed to prevent the group posting top-line growth in its latest fiscal full-year.

Treasury Wine Estates sets Australia launch for Blossom Hill

9 May 2016

Treasury Wine Estates is to launch Blossom Hill in Australia as it starts to expand distribution of the former Diageo wine brands acquired at the start of the year.

Diageo and Treasury Wine Estates - How times have changed - Editor's Viewpoint

14 Oct 2015

The timing could have been better, but yesterday's divestment of much of Diageo's wine operations has been mooted for a while. What is ironic, though, is that the buyer was itself offered to Diageo as an acquisition opportunity less than seven years ago.

Treasury Wine Estates buys US wine operations, Blossom Hill from Diageo

14 Oct 2015

Diageo has lined up the sale of the bulk of its wine operations - including the Blossom Hill and le Piat d'Or brands - to Treasury Wine Estates.

Is the time right for Treasury Wine Estates to swoop for Diageo's wine business? - Comment

6 Oct 2015

It’s hard to believe now, but when Diageo acquired Seagram’s wine operations in late-2000, it was seen as a real opportunity; exciting even. Spirits, after all, were sluggish at the time, whereas wine was in impressive growth in the US and Europe. This, it was felt at the time, could be a niched, but prestigious, addition to the business.

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.

Analysis - Will Diageo call time on wine?

5 May 2015

There was a surprise twist to talk this weekend that Diageo was looking to divest one of its alcohol categories. For once, the rumours concerned its wine portfolio and not its beer brands.

just a While Ago - On 14 October in...

14 Oct 2014

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...

UK: Diageo unveils GBP2m Blossom Hill push - video

14 Jul 2014

Diageo has launched a GBP2.1m (US$3.6m) UK ad campaign for Blossom Hill, focussing on the wine brand's new, lighter 'Sun-Kissed' range.

just the Facts – The Power 100 2014

2 Jun 2014

Earlier today (2 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.

just the Facts - Diageo in the US

30 May 2014

Yesterday (29 May), Diageo announced its intention to spend US$115m on a new whiskey distillery in the US. Here, we look at the company's existing production footprint in the country.

just the Facts – The Power 100 2013

24 May 2013

Earlier this week, brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's spirits brands. Here's a look at the top ten, along with the methodology used to draw up 'The Power 100'.

Comment - Wine - Losh's Chris-tal Ball - Part II

15 Jan 2013

After last week's look at what the first six months of 2013 has in store for the wine industry, Chris Losh considers the second half of the year. Prepare yourself for yet more insight and analysis from our resident wine bard.

Sustainability in Wine - Part II: Corporate Leadership

26 Nov 2012

Part two of this four-part management briefing on environmental sustainability in the wine sector looks at how the larger players play their part.

Comment - Wine - Off-Trade a Turn-Off for the On-Trade

12 Jun 2012

The barrier between the on-trade and the off-trade for wine companies is so high as to be insurmountable. But, Chris Losh argues, its very presence is blocking a lucrative opportunity.

Comment - Wine - Minimum Pricing: For Richer, For Poorer?

17 Apr 2012

The spectre of minimum pricing for alcohol took physical form in the UK last month. Chris Losh is confused, however: Will the poor get hit harder than the richer in UK society? And, if so, will the move really achieve the desired aim?

Product Launch – UK: Diageo's Blossom Hill Limited Edition White Zinfandel

19 Oct 2009

Diageo's Blossom Hill Limited Edition White Zinfandel

UK: Diageo gives Blossom Hill TV, radio push

12 Aug 2009

Diageo has readied an advertising campaign for its Blossom Hill wine brand in the UK.

Research - Tuning into younger mindset no easy task for wine

23 Jul 2009

Appealing to younger consumers may be vital in ensuring a healthy future for the wine sector but it is easier said than done. New research from Wine Intelligence which segments the wine market into six different consumer groups underlines why the youth market is a tough one for wine marketers to crack. Ben Cooper reports.

just-drinks LIWF & Distil 2009 - Diary - 1 May

1 May 2009

Coming up at this year's London International Wine & Spirits Fair…

UK: Cheap beer offer sparks industry backlash

7 Jan 2009

UK pub chain JD Wetherspoon has come under fire from industry rivals following its decision to offer a GBP0.99 (US$1.44) pint.

UK: JD Wetherspoon slashes price of pint

5 Jan 2009

UK pub chain JD Wetherspoon is cutting the price of a pint of beer to GBP0.99 (US$1.44) as part of new discounts for 2009.

UK: Christmas comes early for Diageo GB sales

9 Dec 2008

Diageo Great Britain has reported strong growth in off-trade wine & spirits volumes in the countdown to Christmas.

just the round-up - The week in drinks

29 Feb 2008

The top ten most visited stories on just-drinks this week:

UK: Diageo prepares packaging revamp for Blossom Hill

26 Feb 2008

Diageo has followed yesterday’s (25 February) announcement that it is broadening its Blossom Hill offering in the UK by unveiling updated packaging for the wine brand in the country.

UK: Diageo adds extra country offerings to Blossom Hill

25 Feb 2008

Diageo is expanding its Blossom Hill offering in the UK beyond California.

UK: Blossom Hill launches draft wine

25 Jan 2008

Blosson Hill has announced plans to launch its draft wine font to the UK on-trade in March.

INDIA: Diageo launches domestically-produced wine

5 Nov 2007

Following the launch of Blossom Hill, Guestier, Piat d’Or and Barton recently in India, Diageo has introduced its first domestic wine, Nilaya, last week.

INDIA: Diageo makes further progress with Indian expansion

3 Aug 2007

Diageo has confirmed the timing of the launch of its domestic wines in India.

INDIA: Diageo secures retail tie-up

30 Jul 2007

Diageo has secured distribution of its Blossom Hill wine range in India.

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