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Saturday 22 October 2016 loc: US


Profits at Off-Piste Wines rise 10%

Wine distributor Off-Piste Wines saw turnover and profits rise 10% during 2015, despite the challenging UK retail landscape.

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Good Q1 for Pernod despite currency woes

Dynamic sales in the USA boosted Pernod Ricard’s first quarter, but the company was hit by the foreign exchange volatility.

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 1 Comment »

Strong spirits and US sales boosts Remy Cointreau

Strong sales of liqueur and cognac sales boosted Remy Cointreau, which saw organic sales of 4.1% to €513.4 million in the first six months of the year.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Asahi completes Miller Brand acquisition as Kirin buys Brooklyn Brewery stake

Japanese brewer Asahi has completed its £1.3 billion acquisition of Miller Brands UK, giving it control of premium European beer brands Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne and spirits boosts LVMH growth

Champagne and spirits boosted LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton as the French luxury good house reported organic growth of 7% of its wine and spirit portfolio in the first 9 months of the year.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

BRC warns of WTO tariffs hitting consumers

Chilean wine could see massive price hikes if the government falls back on World Trade Organisation tariffs, the British Retail Consortium has warned.

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 2 Comments »

Sainsbury’s sales slip over first half

Sainsbury’s saw trading slip in the first half of the year, with retail sales down 0.4% in the 16 weeks to 24 September.

Wednesday, September 28th, 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 »

Morrison reports positive progress, despite flat turnover

UK multiple Morrisons has reported flat turnover in the first half of the year, despite the stabilisation of like-for-like sales in the six months to 31 July.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

US spirits company snaps up UK whisky business

One of America’s largest private distillers, The Sazerac Company, has snapped up one of the UK’s “most exclusive” spirits businesses, The Last Drop Distillers.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 No Comments »

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