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Diageo Being Investigated By SEC

The Wall Street Journal reported this afternoon that the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether Diageo has been over-shipping inventory in the U.S. market in order to boost its results. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 23, 2015

Diageo NA Names New CMO As McDonough Departs

Just days after naming current CFO Deirdre Mahlan as its new North America president, replacing the retiring Larry Schwartz, Diageo has announced that James Thompson will lead its North American marketing efforts as chief marketing and innovation officer. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 14, 2015

EXCLUSIVE: Johnnie Walker Unveils New “Select Casks” Project With Rye Finished Whisky

Diageo will debut a new limited edition Johnnie Walker Select Casks series of special wood-finished whiskies this fall, beginning with Johnnie Walker Select Casks: Rye Cask Finish. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 8, 2015

Deirdre Mahlan Named President, Diageo North America, Amid Executive Shuffle

Following the announcement in recent days that Diageo North America president Larry Schwartz will retire at the end of 2015, the drinks giant has named current Diageo chief financial officer Deirdre Mahlan as Schwartz’s successor. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 30, 2015

News Briefs for June 29, 2015

•Diageo is close to unloading Scotland’s Gleneagles, a luxury resort property that’s expected to bring as much as £200 million ($315m) into the company’s coffers, according to U.K. press reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 29, 2015

Diageo Shares Spike On Talk Of Moët Hennessy Taking Back Stake

Diageo’s shares spiked early in yesterday’s trading on the New York Stock Exchange, amid rumors that Moët Hennessy was seeking to buy back the 34% stake that Diageo owns. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 18, 2015

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