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Diageo’s Sales Slip 1.3% On Emerging Market Woes, But North America Still Shows Growth

Diageo posted a global sales decline of 1.3% for the three months through March, as economic weakness across emerging markets was only partially offset by continuing progress in North America and Europe Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 17, 2014

Diageo To Launch New $1.9 Billion Offer To Raise Its Stake In USL To 55%

Diageo says it will offer up to $1.9 billion to shareholders of Indian spirits giant United Spirits Ltd. (USL) to raise its stake in the company from 28.8% to 54.8%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 15, 2014

News Briefs for April 10, 2014

•Diageo is launching a new global marketing campaign for Smirnoff vodka in partnership with digital music service Spotify this month, centered on vodka’s approachability and broad appeal. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 10, 2014

Diageo Debuts Celebrity-Backed Haig Club Scotch

Diageo has partnered with global soccer icon David Beckham and entrepreneur Simon Fuller for the worldwide launch of Haig Club Single Grain Scotch Whisky. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 8, 2014

Diageo In New Battle In Tennessee

Diageo has filed a lawsuit against the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) asserting that Tennessee’s law requiring in-state warehousing of distilled spirits made within its borders violates the Commerce Clause of the Constitution. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 1, 2014

Diageo Sharpens Focus On Emerging Markets With Changes To Its Leadership Team

With an eye toward sharpening its focus on China and India, Diageo has made changes to its international leadership team. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 28, 2014

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