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Coronavirus impact "temporary" - Campari Group

27 Mar 2020

An evaluation of the impact from the coronavirus outbreak is premature, according to Campari Group, but the effect will be certainly be felt in the short term.

Is the pisco breakthrough on its way? - analysis

18 Mar 2020

Earlier this year, just-drinks visited an array of pisco producers in Chile, on a trip organised by trade association Pisco Chile. From small, family-owned distilleries to big-brand players, the pisco industry as a whole has export sales in its sights.

Campari Group brings US distribution, marketing operations in-house

9 Mar 2020

The US arm of Campari Group has relieved Palm Bay International of its distribution and marketing duties for some extensions of the Cinzano and Mondoro brands in the country.

just-drinks' Mergers & Acquisitions database - February 2020 - FREE TO ACCESS

2 Mar 2020

Here, just-drinks consolidates the M&A activity in the global drinks industry during February, a quiet month that saw Constellation Brands dive deeper into hard seltzer, Anheuser-Busch InBev make a wine play in Argentina and Campari Group close its planned distribution acquisition in France.

Chris Blackwell’s Blackwell Rum 007 Limited Edition - Product Launch

2 Mar 2020

Island Records founder Chris Blackwell has unveiled a James Bond-themed limited-edition of Blackwell Rum, made in Jamaica by J Wray & Nephew.

Campari Group seals Baron Philippe de Rothschild Distribution deal

28 Feb 2020

Campari Group has completed its acquisition of French wine company Baron Philippe de Rothschild's distribution operations.

Campari Group keen to break new cocktail markets through Asia HQ switch to Singapore

20 Feb 2020

Campari Group CEO Bob Kunze-Concewitz has said switching his company's Asia headquarters from Australia to Singapore will bring staff closer to new core spirits markets.

Campari Group switches M&A gear with registered office move proposal

19 Feb 2020

Campari Group has revealed plans to move its registered office to the Netherlands, as the company positions itself for the "ongoing consolidation" of the global spirits industry.

How did Campari Group perform in 2019? - results data

19 Feb 2020

Campari Group has reported a slight slowing in its growth rate towards the end of last year, with the first half of 2020 also set to decelerate.

Campari Group Full-Year 2019 - preview

17 Feb 2020

On Tuesday, Campari Group will report its results from both the fourth quarter and the full year of 2019. For the first nine months of last year, the Milan-headquartered company reported a 7% increase in sales. Here's a look at the news that will likely shape the group's performance in the three months to the end of December.

Diageo tops UK brand awareness chart with busy Baileys

22 Jan 2020

Diageo's Baileys has come top of a new UK brand awareness survey after creating some of 2019's biggest "buzz".

Will 2020 see Campari Group back on the M&A hunt? - analysis

17 Jan 2020

The time could be ripe for Campari Group to make another major acquisition, with the company able to call on a possible war chest of up to EUR4bn (US$4.4bn), according to a recent client note.

The spirits category in 2019 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part V - FREE TO ACCESS

24 Dec 2019

As the year draws to a close, just-drinks takes a look back at the stories that have made the headlines across the global drinks industry over the last 12 months. Here, in the second of just-drinks' two-part review, editor Olly Wehring picks out the highs and lows for the spirits category in 2019.

The spirits category in 2019 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part IV - FREE TO ACCESS

23 Dec 2019

As the year draws to a close, just-drinks takes a look back at the stories that have made the headlines across the global drinks industry over the last 12 months. Here, editor Olly Wehring picks out the highs and lows for the spirits category in 2019 in just-drinks' two-part review.

Campari Group snaps up Baron Philippe de Rothschild France Distribution

20 Dec 2019

Campari Group has closed the year with confirmation of its latest purchase, taking full control of its distribution in France.

Campari Group takes Thanksgiving to UK with Wild Turkey cocktail offer

27 Nov 2019

Campari Group is offering two-for-one Wild Turkey cocktails in selected UK off-premise outlets to coincide with the Thanksgiving holiday in the US.

Campari Group readies French distribution purchase

15 Nov 2019

Campari Group has lined up the latest acquisition in its ongoing shopping spree, this time in France.

Campari Group to up China ante with Marnier Cognac and Aperol - CEO

1 Nov 2019

Campari Group is looking to intensify its focus in China on higher-end Cognac expressions and a wider availability of its flagship Aperol brand.

Pernod Ricard Performance Trends 2015-2019 - results data

9 Oct 2019

In late-August, Pernod Ricard released its full-year results for fiscal-2019. The group saw its sales in the 12 months to the end of June rise by 6% in organic terms on the year prior. Here, just-drinks picks through Pernod's performance over the past five years for the trends set to affect the group, specifically, and the global spirits category, more broadly.

Campari Group to buy majority stake in Licorera Ancho Reyes, Casa Montelobos

9 Oct 2019

Campari Group has paid US$35.7m to take a controlling interest in the Mexican producers of a mezcal and a spicy liqueur.

Could 'delocalisation' signal the death of provenance in spirits? - Editor's Viewpoint

3 Oct 2019

The role of provenance in marketing is widely prevalent in the spirits category - always by brands that have to be produced in a certain location, but also often by those that aren't tied by rules of definition.

Campari Group mulls shifting spirits production to US - report

3 Oct 2019

The head of Campari Group is considering the "delocalising" of production of some of its spirits brands as a method of dealing with the pending tariff increases on some European Union exports to the US.

Campari secures rhum agricole buy, acquires Bellonnie & Bourdillon Successeurs

5 Sep 2019

Campari has agreed a purchase of rhum agricole producer Bellonnie & Bourdillon Successeurs (BBS), owner of the Martinique brands Trois Rivières and La Mauny.

FREE TO READ - just-drinks' Mergers & Acquisitions database - July 2019

12 Aug 2019

Here, a little later than usual, just-drinks consolidates the M&A activity in the global drinks industry during July, with Molson Coors' European exploits and Pernod Ricard's Myanmar adventure both overshadowed by Anheuser-Busch InBev's decision to offload its Australian operations to Asahi Group.

Campari Group’s Wild Turkey Master's Keep Cornerstone Rye - Product Launch

8 Aug 2019

Campari Group has lined up a limited-edition rye whiskey from its Wild Turkey distillery in Kentucky.

Campari Group set for US$90m windfall from Villa Les Cedres sale

1 Aug 2019

Campari Group is to make an estimated EUR80m (US$89m) from the sale of its luxury mansion estate, Villa Les Cedres.

Campari Group eyes France boost with Bellonnie & Bourdillon Successeurs rhum agricole bid

22 Jul 2019

Campari Group has made a move for rhum agricole producer Bellonnie & Bourdillon Successeurs (BBS), owner of the Martinique brands Trois Rivières and La Mauny.

World Spirits Alliance trade organisation comes into being

10 Jul 2019

A raft of spirits companies and trade organisations have combined forces to create a worldwide trade association for the spirits category.

Pernod Ricard is back in Kentucky with Rabbit Hole Whiskey, but why did it ever leave? - Comment

14 Jun 2019

Ten years ago, Pernod Ricard sold Wild Turkey Bourbon to Campari Group. Today, as the French spirits group announces the purchase of Louisville's Rabbit Hole Whiskey, the question is not why the group has returned to the Kentucky Bourbon category, the real puzzle is, why did it exit in the first place?

Diageo chasing Aperol Spritz US success with Ketel One, Smirnoff extensions - Diageo Capital Markets Day 2019

3 Jun 2019

Diageo has noted the recent success of Campari Group's Aperol in North America and is looking to target the brand's performance in the pre-dinner consumption occasion with a slew of recently-released brand extensions.

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