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Pernod Ricard updates on US changes

12 May 2016

Pernod Ricard has announced further details of the new structure of its operations in the US, a market that the group considers key to its medium-term goals.

Focus - Pernod Ricard's YTD Performance by Region

23 Apr 2015

Pernod Ricard yesterday announced a 6% rise in sales in the nine months to the end of March. Here's a look at the performance of the company's 14 major spirits and Champagne brands in the year-to-date, as well as a rundown of the top-line figures by region:

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

4 Nov 2014

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US: Pernod Ricard recruits Jeff Bridges for Kahlua push - video

3 Sep 2014

Pernod Ricard has employed the services of actor Jeff Bridges in a short film to help revive sales of its liqueur brand Kahlúa.

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.

SWEDEN: Jonas Tåhlin becomes marketing VP at Absolut

10 Nov 2011

Pernod Ricard has confirmed the appointment of a new VP for global marketing at The Absolut Company.

November 2010 Management Briefing - Niche Spirits - Part III

18 Nov 2010

The final part of this month's management briefing on niche spirits goes local, looking at how smaller, regional, spirits offer growth potential.

Product Launch – US: Pernod Ricard’s Kahlúa Spiced Holiday Nog

25 Sep 2009

Kahlúa Spiced Holiday Nog from Pernod Ricard USA

FRANCE/ITALY: Pernod Ricard sells Tia Maria to Illva Saronno

27 Jul 2009

Pernod Ricard has continued its divestment programme with the sell-off of its Tia Maria liqueur brand to Illva Saronno.

just the round-up - The week in drinks

9 Apr 2009

The top ten stories published on just-drinks this week:

FRANCE: Pernod confirms guidance as H1 sales, profit rise

13 Feb 2009

Pernod Ricard has said that it is on course to meet full-year profit guidance, after reporting a 13% rise in net sales and a 5% increase in net profit for its fiscal first half.

US: Pernod Ricard in Kahlua ‘bail-out’ for Christmas parties

2 Dec 2008

Pernod Ricard coffee liqueur brand Kahlua is offering five small businesses in the US a bailout grant to be used towards a Christmas party.

FRANCE: Absolut drives sales for Pernod Ricard in Q1

30 Oct 2008

Pernod Ricard has posted a healthy lift in sales in its first quarter, driven by the acquisition of Vin & Sprit in the period.

US: Kahlua adds Mocha offering to range

14 May 2008

Coffee liqueur brand Kahlua is to add a Mocha variant to its range in the US retail and on-premise channels. Kahlua Mocha will be available from June 2008, Pernod Ricard-owned Malibu-Kahlua International announced.

FRANCE: Year-so-far Pernod Ricard sales rise, but FOREX takes grip

30 Apr 2008

Pernod Ricard has reported a slight lift in sales for the first nine months of its current fiscal year.

US: Pernod Ricard USA lines up Kahlúa website revamp

17 Mar 2008

Pernod Ricard has updated the consumer website for its Kahlúa coffee liqueur in the US.

US: Jameson, Heineken team up for St Paddy’s Day

28 Jan 2008

Pernod Ricard’s Jameson Irish whiskey brand is teaming up with Heineken’s lager and Heineken Light brands for the third consecutive year to co-promote its drinks in the US for St. Patrick’s Day.

US: William Grant & Sons appoints marketing exec

9 Jan 2008

William Grant & Sons has recruited a new senior vice president of marketing for its US subsidiary.

US: Malibu gets Caribbean TV ad push

21 Dec 2007

Pernod Ricard’s Malibu-Kahlua unit has launched a global advertising campaign for its Malibu rum brand.

GLOBAL: Pernod launches global push for Kahlua

6 Nov 2007

Pernod-Ricard has introduced a global advertising campaign for its Kahlua coffee liqueur brand that will feature the kings and queens of the drink's pre-Colombian heritage.

US: William Grant appoints new US chief

16 Oct 2007

Independent spirits company William Grant & Sons has appointed Simon Hunt as managing director of William Grant & Sons North America and Mexico and president of WGS USA, with effect from 15 October.

Analysis: Pernod leaves Allied deal behind and looks forward

31 Jul 2007

Pernod Ricard’s annual results briefing last week suggested the company has consigned the Allied Domecq deal to history. No more talk of bedding down and integration. The emphasis was firmly on the future. But, writes Olly Wehring, in spite of the strong sales growth seen over the past year, there are a few worrying clouds on the horizon for the French drinks giant.

US: Pernod launches banana Malibu

16 Mar 2007

Pernod Ricard has unveiled a line extension to its rum brand Mailbu.

US: Pernod adds to Kahlua stable

16 Mar 2007

Pernod Ricard has lined up two flavour extensions for its Kahlua coffee liqueur.

FRANCE: Asia, Americas drive Pernod profits

21 Sep 2006

Asia and the Americas have again proved the engines for growth at Pernod Ricard after the French drinks giant reported its full-year results today (21 September).

Pernod's Allied forces - one year on

27 Jul 2006

The announcement of Pernod Ricard’s full-year sales figures this week coincided with the first anniversary of the company’s acquisition of Allied Domecq. Olly Wehring takes a look at the performances of Pernod’s brands – old and new – and looks at what the future holds for them.

FRANCE: Pernod FY sales leap, Allied showing mixed

27 Jul 2006

Pernod Ricard has reported an expected boost to full-year sales from its integration of Allied Domecq but the performance of former Allied brands remains mixed.

US: Pernod names US chief

11 Jul 2006

Pernod Ricard USA has named Alain Barbet as its president and CEO.

US: Malibu gets Web push

25 May 2006

Malibu rum has created a new website to up its presence in the minds of consumers.

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