Earlier today (10 June), brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and s...
The CEO of Brown-Forman has flagged the growth of rival vodka “upstarts” such as Tito's Handmade Vodka as driving a “brutally competitive” v...
| 4 Sep 2014
Earlier this year, the Finnish Government announced plans to privatise Altia Corp, as part of its programme to raise funds for budget spending.
| 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.
| 5 Mar 2014
Earlier today (5 March), Brown-Forman posted its Q3 and YTD results. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by region and brand in the nine months to the end of January.
| 5 Dec 2013
Brown-Forman's CEO has said “flavour fatigue” in the US vodka category may be pushing consumers towards Jack Daniel's extensions such as Tennessee Honey.
| 18 Dec 2012
In the first part of just-drinks' interview with Paul Varga, the CEO of Brown-Forman discussed the company's portfolio and prospects in emerging markets. In this second - and final - part, Varga details the company's take on the mergers & acquisitions scene in the global spirits industry, and the roll of innovation as an alternative to M&A.
| 13 Dec 2012
Earlier this year, Ben Cooper met the CEO of Brown-Forman, Paul Varga, in the company's heartland, the US. In the first instalment of this two-part interview, the two look at Brown-Forman's position in the drinks industry, its portfolio of spirits brands and its prospects and ambitions in the emerging markets.
| 12 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.
| 11 Jun 2015
Brown-Forman is set to roll out a global campaign for its Finlandia vodka brand.
| 16 Dec 2014
Belvedere will be the latest vodka to be linked with James Bond after brand owner Moët Hennessy signed a tie-up with the makers of 'Spectre', the next film in the franchise.
| 12 Dec 2014
The head of Brown-Forman has hinted at the prospect of the company building its own Scotch or Irish whisk(e)y production facility as an alternative to an acquisition in either category.
| 27 Sep 2013
Brown-Forman is set to consolidate its management footprint in Europe through a central head office for the region in Amsterdam.
| 13 Dec 2012
Southern Comfort is bouncing back for Brown-Forman with a “dramatic improvement” in US sales, the company has said.
| 5 Dec 2012
Brown-Forman has posted a double-digit increase in H1 net profits as volumes gains and price increases saw it raise its full-year outlook.
| 1 Oct 2012
Brown-Forman is ready to dip into a US$3bn warchest to fund a whiskey or vodka acquisition, an analyst has said.
| 29 Aug 2012
Brown-Forman has hailed a "great start" to its fiscal year, with rising profits helped by price increases in Q1.
| 1 Jun 2012
Brown-Forman's Finlandia Blackcurrant
| 11 May 2012
Icely Done's Cocktail Sticks
| 25 Jan 2012
Brown-Forman has confirmed details of its latest dividend payment.
| 9 Dec 2011
Brown-Forman's CEO has voiced his excitement at a resurgent whisk(e)y market in the US, driven by consumers' taste for luxury and innovations around flavour.
| 8 Dec 2011
Jack Daniel's has helped to drive Brown-Forman to rises in sales and profits for the first half of its fiscal year, but could not prevent the group from trimming its full-year guidance.
| 5 Oct 2011
Brown-Forman's Finlandia Platinum
| 19 Jul 2011
Brown-Forman's Finlandia Raspberry Vodka, Finlandia Redberry Vodka
| 30 Jun 2011
Brown-Forman has announced its acquisition of the Maximus vodka brand from Altia.
| 20 Jun 2011
AS Liviko's Viru Valge Black
| 18 Apr 2011
Vina Concha y Toro has completed the acquisition of Fetzer Vineyards from Brown-Forman for US$238m.
| 28 Jan 2011
Brown-Forman has announced details of its latest quarterly dividend payment.
| 24 Sep 2010
Jack Daniel's whiskey distiller Brown-Forman has elected Bruce Byrnes to its board of directors.
| 21 Sep 2010
Nemiroff vodka has topped the latest list of elite spirits brands issued annually by research group IWSR.
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