The Central European Distribution Corporation has posted a pessimistic outlook for the Russian and Polish vodka markets as the company posted a net loss of US$1,291.8 million.
Pernod Ricard is preparing to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee with a series of events focusing on its Royal Salute whisky brand.
The IWSC Group has relaunched the Spirits of Mexico brand, which it acquired last year.
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Modern bartending “has a touch of absurdity about it”, according to Midori global brand ambassador Manuel Terron.
Asia once again proved the key driver of growth as Pernod Ricard recorded a profit rise of 14% for the six months ended 31 December 2011.
The latest Wilson Drinks Report has shown a sharp drop in the annual inflation on beer, wine and spirits.
Prime Minister David Cameron has pledged to tackle the “scandal of our society” – a reference to the UK’s binge drinking culture.
Asian demand for Cognac and Bordeaux wines helped France to achieve a record year for wine and spirits exports in 2011.
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