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Monday 5 December 2016 loc: GB

Diageo

Mallya gives $40m of Diageo payout to kids

Vijay Mallya has gifted $40 million of a $75m payout from Diageo to his children, as 17 banks continue their efforts to recover more than a billion dollars of debt relating to Mallya’s now defunct Kingfisher Airlines.

Friday, November 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo staff vote for strike action

Staff at Diageo have voted to take industrial action in a dispute over pensions, which could impact its operations across Scotland, Northern Ireland and Cheshire in the run up to Christmas.

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo uses VR to push drink driving message home

Diageo has launched an immersive virtual reality (VR) experience that allows users to “see, hear and feel” a fatal drunk driving collision as part of its efforts to tackle drink driving.

Monday, November 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo backtracks on sale of £10m painting

Diageo has agreed to gift more than half the value of one of Scotland’s most important paintings to the National Galleries of Scotland, rather than sell it at auction for £10 million.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 1 Comment »

Treasury relaunches wine ‘for women’

Australian wine giant Treasury Wine Estates is relaunching an ex-Diageo wine brand made by and aimed at women.

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo launches premium expressions in Singapore

Ten rare and aged whiskies will launch at the Johnnie Walker House in Singapore as part of Diageo’s 2016 Special Releases programme.

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Why Ferran took shares in Diageo

Diageo’s chairman designate, Javier Ferran, has spent more than £410,000 buying 18,500 shares in the company before even taking up his post and with its current performance it’s not hard to see why.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Lagavulin releases rare expression in Singapore

To mark its 200th anniversary, Lagavulin has launched a limited edition 25YO expression to the Asia market with only 96 bottles available in Singapore.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 No Comments »

United Spirits to launch India’s first flavoured whiskey

United Spirits is preparing to launch India’s first flavoured whiskey, its first new product release since Diageo acquired it in 2014.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Ex-Diageo execs launch rum in Bali

Nusa Cana is a new premium rum brand launched in Bali between former Diageo executives, Marc Rodrigues, Joe Milner and Andy Gaunt in conjunction with Hong Kong-based mixologist, Sam Jeveons.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

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