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The Vodka Category - Everything you need to know

As part of our Spirits Essentials series, just-drinks and The IWSR present a comprehensive guide to the vodka category. Sourced from the joi...

Brown-Forman's Q1 Performance by Region, Brand

Earlier today, Brown-Forman posted its first-quarter results. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by region a...


Olly Wehring | 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.


Andy Morton | 3 Dec 2014

The CEO of Brown-Forman has flagged the growth of rival vodka “upstarts” such as Tito's Handmade Vodka as driving a “brutally competitive” vodka category in the US.


Stefan Kirk | 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.


Olly Wehring | 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.

Latest Interviews

Ben Cooper | 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.


Ben Cooper | 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.

Latest News

Andy Morton | 9 Jun 2016

The CEO of Brown-Forman has said the company is continuing to invest in Finlandia, a brand that was recently reported to be up for sale.


Olly Wehring | 13 May 2016

Brown-Forman has declined to comment on reports this week claiming it is looking to offload its Finlandia vodka brand.


Andy Morton | 10 Sep 2015

Moët Hennessy has unveiled the first TV ad for its Belvedere vodka partnership with Spectre, the next James Bond movie.


Olly Wehring | 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.


Lucy Britner | 11 Jun 2015

Brown-Forman is set to roll out a global campaign for its Finlandia vodka brand.


James Wilmore | 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.


James Wilmore | 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.


Olly Wehring | 27 Sep 2013

Brown-Forman is set to consolidate its management footprint in Europe through a central head office for the region in Amsterdam.


James Wilmore | 13 Dec 2012

Southern Comfort is bouncing back for Brown-Forman with a “dramatic improvement” in US sales, the company has said.


James Wilmore | 13 Dec 2012

Southern Comfort is bouncing back for Brown-Forman with a “dramatic improvement” in US sales, the company has said.


Andy Morton | 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.


Andy Morton | 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.


Andy Morton | 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.


James Wilmore | 29 Aug 2012

Brown-Forman has hailed a "great start" to its fiscal year, with rising profits helped by price increases in Q1.


James Wilmore | 29 Aug 2012

Brown-Forman has hailed a "great start" to its fiscal year, with rising profits helped by price increases in Q1.


Olly Wehring | 1 Jun 2012

Brown-Forman's Finlandia Blackcurrant


Olly Wehring | 1 Jun 2012

Brown-Forman's Finlandia Blackcurrant


Andy Morton | 11 May 2012

Icely Done's Cocktail Sticks


Olly Wehring | 25 Jan 2012

Brown-Forman has confirmed details of its latest dividend payment.


Chris Mercer | 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.


Chris Mercer | 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.


Chris Mercer | 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.

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