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Wednesday 20 August 2014

Spirits

Gruppo Campari rallies after tough start

A pick up in aperitif sales has helped Gruppo Campari to climb back from a weak start to its year as the company announced its first half results.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

United Spirits delays results again

United Spirits has once again delayed publishing its full-year performance results, citing the need to clarify financial concerns raised by its own audit committee.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Menezes eyes long-term game plan

A glitch or a sea-change? That is the question about Diageo’s underwhelming full-year results for the year to 30 June.

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Ban on booze for baboons

The Kenya Wildlife Service has warned tourists travelling through the Nakuru-Nairobi highway not to give alcohol to baboons.

Friday, August 1st, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

A Christmas-themed transvestite, Uma Thurman and a boutique beer tasting on the HMS President Embankment – it’s certainly been an eventful week.

Friday, August 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Rémy pushes for liqueur and spirit growth

Rémy Cointreau has promoted Panos Sarantopoulos to the post of CEO for its Liqueurs & Spirits division with a remit to speed up growth in this corner of the portfolio.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Biggest drinking US states mapped

Home to some of the world’s biggest drinks brands it is no surprise that Americans enjoy a tipple or two – but some states are more partial than others.

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Bar first to ban smokers from beer garden

A UK restaurant is believed to be the first in the country to ban smoking in their beer garden after complaints by other guests.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 No Comments »

LVMH profits hit by China slump

Destocking in China continued to impact Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH) in the second half of 2014, which has posted a 15% drop in profits in its wine and spirits portfolio.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine world lines up for Vinexpo Nippon

An international collection of winemakers and spirit brands have signed up to this November’s Vinexpo Nippon.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 No Comments »

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