Diageo has launched an investigation after a dead spider was found floating inside a bottle of Smirnoff vodka.
India’s biggest spirits group United Spirits is to try again for shareholder approval to produce and market Diageo brands in the subcontinent.
A Texas court has ruled in favour of Diageo and against a Canadian whiskey rival in a trademark lawsuit over its Crown Royal brand.
The one certainty about 2015 is that a drive by drinks companies to expand into emerging countries will continue.
Drinks giant Diageo has hit back at critics of its F1 sponsorship, insisting that it presents an “extraordinary opportunity” to promote safe drinking.
Former boss of drinks giant Diageo, Paul Walsh, is thought to be the front-runner to become the next chair of Formula One racing.
Diageo Reserve has added a new gin to its super-premium portfolio, following the success of a Japanese-themed creation in a recent competition.
A rookie NFL player scored a touchdown last Sunday, but his Captain Morgan-inspired celebration incurred a penalty and an earful from his coach.
Emperador has completed its purchase of Diageo’s Whyte & Mackay whisky business for £430 million ($726m).
Diageo has bolstered its stake in the luxury Tequila market by acquiring the Don Julio brand from Casa Cuervo in exchange for Irish whiskey Bushmills.
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