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Belvédère’s Q1 Performance by Region

Earlier today (13 May), French wine and spirits group Belvédère announced that its first-quarter sales were up 4.4% on a comparable basis. H...

just Five Years Ago - Belvedere Group's Bumpy Ride

Five years ago this week, French wine and spirits group Belvédère was embroiled in legal proceedings with creditors over the amount of debt...


Stuart Todd | 1 Jul 2015

Earlier this week, to general surprise, French spirits group La Martiniquaise Bardinet revealed that it has been a long-standing shareholder in Belvedere - since yesterday (30 June) re-named as Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits (MBWS) - and now controls 6.8% of the latter's capital.


Chris Mercer | 16 May 2012

Belvedere's sales are rising, but only the sale of a core asset looks likely to placate the French drinks firm's creditors.


Chris Mercer | 8 Jun 2011

Belvédère's condition has deteriorated markedly after losing its legal protection from creditors. So, is the Sobieski vodka maker finished?


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Olly Wehring | 22 Dec 2015

Two property sales, one in France the other in Poland will net EUR28m (US$30.5) for Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits.


Olly Wehring | 23 Nov 2015

Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits has revised its targets for the years ahead, with sales between 2016 and 2018 expected to rise by 8% to 13%.


Olly Wehring | 11 Nov 2015

Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits has reported a slight dip in sales during the first nine months of 2015, with the top line struggling in the third quarter.


Andy Morton | 15 Oct 2015

Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits is to unveil a cannabis-flavoured vodka next week at the Tax Free World Exhibition in Cannes.


Andy Morton | 8 Oct 2015

Diageo has launched three expressions under The Singleton of Glendullan brand exclusively into Travel Retail.  


Lucy Britner | 5 Oct 2015

Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits has reduced net losses by 71% in the six months to 30 June 2015, compared to the same period in 2014. 


Olly Wehring | 22 Sep 2015

Marie Brizard Wines & Spirits has appointed Travel Retail veteran Kevin Baker to head up its efforts in the channel.


Olly Wehring | 14 Aug 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.


Olly Wehring | 10 Aug 2015

Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits has seen top-line growth in the three months to the end of June maintain flat sales for the first half of 2015.


Lucy Britner | 1 Jul 2015

Belvedere’s shareholders have adopted all resolutions approved by the board at its shareholder meeting, including the change of the company's official name.


Olly Wehring | 22 May 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.


Stuart Todd | 22 May 2015

Castel has purchased a 5.66% holding in Belvédère. The transaction has been completed within the framework of an agreement with Morocco-based Diana Holdings, the wine and spirits company's single biggest shareholder.


Olly Wehring | 20 May 2015

Belvédère is set to change its name to Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits.


Olly Wehring | 16 Apr 2015

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Olly Wehring | 8 Apr 2015

Late last month, the 15th annual San Francisco World Spirits Competition took place. Last week, the list of Best in Show awards was released. Here is part one of the full list of winners.


Olly Wehring | 19 Mar 2015

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Olly Wehring | 9 Feb 2015

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


Olly Wehring | 16 Dec 2014

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Stuart Todd | 25 Nov 2013

The wine division of Belvédère-owned Marie Brizard has informed its works council of plans to cut 56 posts from a total workforce of 206.


Stuart Todd | 9 Oct 2013

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Stuart Todd | 21 Mar 2013

Belvedere has been granted court approval for its debt restructuring plan, while the French spirits group has also lined up the sale of its Danzka vodka brand.


Lucy Britner | 30 Nov 2012

A senior executive at Belvedere has confirmed to just-drinks that the company's receivers have taken delivery of several offers for some of Belvedere assets.


Olly Wehring | 26 Oct 2012

Belvedere has set a deadline for offers for any of its assets.


Stuart Todd | 20 Sep 2012

The creditors and bond holders of Belvedere have approved proposals for the settlement of liabilities.

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