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Wednesday 26 October 2016 loc: GB


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 »

Diageo on track for good performance, CEO says

Diageo has reported a good start to its financial year on the back of the momentum it created last year, its chief executive has said.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo considering job cuts at London HQ

Diageo is said to be reviewing staff levels as it works to make savings of £500m, with speculation mounting that jobs may be cut from its London HQ and global operations team.

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo unveils 2016 special releases

Diageo will release ten new whiskies this autumn as part of its special releases programme including a £2,500 bottling from Port Ellen, a distillery that closed more than three decades ago.

Monday, September 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Johnnie Walker Houses opened in Beijing and Incheon airports

Diageo has announced it has launched new Johnnie Walker travel retail stores in Beijing and Incheon airports, bringing the total number of Johnnie Walker outlets in the global travel retail sector to 15.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Diddy launches ‘motivational’ Ciroc vodka campaign

Sean “Diddy” Combs has teamed up with rapper French Montana on a new “motivational” campaign for Ciroc vodka that he hopes will inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo rebrands beer business in the US

Diageo is refocusing its efforts on the US beer market by dropping ‘Guinness’ from the name of its beer business in a bid to better reflect its entire portfolio.

Monday, August 8th, 2016 No Comments »

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