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Pernod’s U.S. Upswing Continues In First Quarter, With Sales Rising Nearly 5%

Pernod Ricard followed up solid U.S. sales growth in its last fiscal year with a strong first quarter (ending September 30). Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 20, 2016

Interview, Part Two: Pernod Ricard Chairman and CEO Alex Ricard

In the second part of our interview with Alex Ricard, Pernod Ricard’s chairman and CEO talks about some key challenges the company is facing, as well as future growth opportunities. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 13, 2016

Interview, Part One: Pernod Ricard Chairman and CEO Alex Ricard

Alex Ricard has gotten off to a strong start at the helm of Pernod Ricard. He recently completed his first full fiscal year as Pernod Ricard’s chairman and CEO, a period in which the French drinks giant enjoyed solid sales growth—particularly in the U.S. market. Ricard recently sat down with SND managing editor Peter Zwiebach to discuss progress. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 12, 2016

Pernod Will Slash SKUs By 30% In Some Markets, Says CFO

Pernod Ricard plans to rationalize its portfolio by as much as 30% in some markets over the next five years, company CFO Gilles Bogaert said yesterday. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 8, 2016

Pernod Ricard Sees Improvement In U.S., With Full Year Sales Up 4%

After a flat performance in the U.S. market a year ago, Pernod Ricard has regained forward momentum, posting a 4% rise in net U.S. sales for its full fiscal year through June. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 1, 2016

Top Spirits Brands Enjoy Strong First Half As Tito’s Surge Continues

The U.S. spirits market’s top 50 brands enjoyed a strong first half of this year, with aggregate growth of 4.4% in control states, according to NABCA, and a 3.9% gain in IRI channels. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 30, 2016

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