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News Briefs for March 21, 2017

•Online retailer Amazon has launched two-hour wine, beer and spirits deliveries on its Alexa voice shopping platform in select cities. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 21, 2017

Interview, Part 2: Pernod Ricard’s Paul Duffy

In the second part of our interview with Paul Duffy, the Pernod Ricard North America chairman and CEO discusses the recent acquisition of craft distiller Smooth Ambler, as well as the company’s efforts in the rising Cognac and Tequila categories. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 15, 2017

Impact Seminar: Diageo, Pernod, Southern Glazer’s Look To Shape The Future Market

Among the industry voices taking the podium at last week’s 41st Annual Impact Marketing Seminar were top executives from the world’s two largest spirits suppliers, Diageo and Pernod Ricard, and the U.S. market’s biggest wine and spirits wholesaler, Southern Glazer’s. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 13, 2017

Interview, Part 1: Paul Duffy, Chairman And CEO, Pernod Ricard North America

Last summer, Paul Duffy was appointed chairman and CEO of Pernod Ricard North America, having previously led Pernod’s U.S. business from 2008-2012. The U.S. unit is off to a solid start in Duffy’s second tour of duty, with sales up 5% in the six months through December, driven by Jameson Irish whiskey’s ongoing expansion. SND managing editor Daniel Marsteller recently met with Duffy at Pernod’s New York City headquarters to assess the challenges and opportunities ahead. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 8, 2017

News Briefs for March 7, 2017

•Delicato Family Vineyards has taken a “significant stake” in Sonoma, California-based V2 Wine Group. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 7, 2017

After Acquisition Drive, González Byass Looks To Boost U.S. Growth

Spain’s González Byass has been actively expanding its portfolio in recent years while intensifying its focus on the U.S. market, where it now sells about 150,000 cases across its range of premium wine, spirits and Sherry brands. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 3, 2017

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