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Diageo Files Lawsuit Against Heaven Hill’s Admiral Nelson In Canada

Diageo has filed a lawsuit against Heaven Hill in Canada, accusing Heaven Hill’s Admiral Nelson’s rum brand of infringing on Diageo’s Captain Morgan trademark. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 27, 2014

Captain Morgan Takes Aim At Bacardi With New White Rum

Over the past few years Bacardi has been challenging fellow rum behemoth Captain Morgan in the Captain’s core spiced segment with a newcomer, a spiced rum called Bacardi OakHeart. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 6, 2014

Tougher Global Conditions Slow Diageo’s First Half Results, But U.S. Delivers 6% Growth

Challenging conditions in key emerging markets like China tempered Diageo’s results for the six months through December, its fiscal first half, but a robust 6% advance in the U.S. market helped its overall net sales rise 2% to £5.9 billion ($9.7b) for the period. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 30, 2014

News Briefs for June 26, 2013

•Diageo has officially launched Captain Morgan’s new Sherry Oak Finish variant, news of which SND originally reported April 1. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 26, 2013

Innovation Spices Up Rum Category, As Upstarts And Established Brands Add Flavor

Innovation is providing a bounce to the U.S. rum market, as the success of a raft of flavor extensions, spiced upstarts and high-proof entries are offsetting relatively soft results for the category’s most established core offerings. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 25, 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Captain Morgan Planning Limited Edition Sherry Oak Finish

Diageo will extend its Captain Morgan rum brand with a limited edition Sherry Oak Finish next month, Shanken News Daily has learned. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 1, 2013

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