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Exclusive: Industry Stars Highlight Impact’s “Blue Chip Brands”

Impact has released its annual list of “Blue Chip Brands.” This year’s group includes 58 brands from the spirits, wine and beer categories. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 2, 2015

Captain Morgan Targets Shot Occasion With New Cannon Blast Extension

Aiming to bolster its presence in the on-premise shot occasion, Diageo is extending Captain Morgan with a new offering called Cannon Blast. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 3, 2015

Rum Loses Ground In U.S., But $15-And-Up Segment Enjoys Progress, Sees Upside

Despite consumer tastes in the U.S. moving in the direction of aged spirits and full-flavored offerings, the rum category has been slow to make meaningful volume advances in recent years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 23, 2015

EXCLUSIVE: Diageo North America President Larry Schwartz To Retire After Illustrious 40-Year Drinks Industry Career

Diageo North America president Larry Schwartz has announced his retirement, 40 years to the day after he began his illustrious career in the drinks industry. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 15, 2015

Diageo North America Sales Turn Positive In Third Quarter As Global Revenue Slips

Diageo posted a 0.7% global decline in net sales in its third quarter, ended in March, as Asia Pacific (-6%) and Latin America (-10%), two formerly high-flying emerging markets, weighed down results. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 16, 2015

Exclusive: Challenging Year For Top 100 Spirits Brands, But Bourbon Rides High

Impact’s exclusive report on the top 100 premium spirits brands worldwide reveals that 2014 was a challenging year for the industry’s biggest-volume players. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 23, 2015

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