United Spirits

India to prove troublesome in 2017 for drinks MNCs

A combination of increased taxation and alcohol sales restrictions – and the withdrawal of high-value notes – could make India a major headache for Diageo and Pernod Ricard in the year ahead, writes Ron Emler.

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.

Mallya: USL submits evidence of £151m ‘improper fund diversions’

Diageo-controlled United Spirits has submitted evidence of £151m worth of improper fund diversions to companies controlled by Vijay Mallya when he was chairman of the company to financial authorities.

Mallya summoned to money laundering court

Former United Spirits owner Vijay Mallya has been ordered to appear in person before a Mumbai anti-money laundering court on 29 July.

D-day set for Vijay Mallya

November 2nd, 2015

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