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News Briefs for November 3, 2016

•Pernod Ricard’s Chivas Brothers unit has announced plans to create a new state-of-the-art bottling facility at its Kilmalid site in Dumbarton, Scotland, with an investment of £40 million ($49m). Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 3, 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

China, U.S. Weigh Down Pernod Ricard’s Sales, Profits As Alex Ricard Takes Helm

New Pernod Ricard CEO Alex Ricard is taking the helm at a time when the company’s struggles in two key markets—the U.S. and China—are weighing down sales and profits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 12, 2015

News Briefs for November 25, 2014

•Brown Forman’s Old Forester Bourbon has unveiled its Whiskey Row Series, a new lineup inspired by the brand’s history. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 25, 2014

Diageo Debuts New Global Campaign Touting Johnnie Walker’s Upscale Tiers

Diageo is backing its Johnnie Walker Scotch whisky brand with an ambitious new global advertising campaign focused on four of the brand’s upscale expressions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 30, 2014

Blended Scotch Players Tout New Expressions In Bid To Revitalize The Category

With sales of Bourbon and Irish whiskey soaring, blended Scotch brands are feeling the heat in the U.S. market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 24, 2014