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Diageo’s Sales Approach $19 Billion On 21% Surge In Fiscal Year Through June

Diageo saw sales climb 21% to £15.5 billion (18.8b) in its fiscal year ended in June, with the company crediting the robust growth to “continued recovery of the on-trade, resilient consumer demand in the off-trade and market share gains, underpinned by favorable industry trends of spirits taking share of total beverage alcohol and premiumization.” Operating income jumped 26% on an organic basis to £4.4 billion ($5.3b). Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 28, 2022

News Briefs for May 23, 2022

•Hardin’s Creek Colonel James B. Beam, Hardin’s Creek Jacob’s Well, Starward Octave Barrels, and newcomers from Yamazaki and Smooth Ambler are among the offerings featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest weekly roundup. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 23, 2022

Diageo’s Sales Jump 20% To $10.7 Billion In Fiscal First Half

Diageo saw sales climb 20% organically to £8 billion ($10.7b) in its fiscal first half ended in December, boosted by ongoing strength in the off-premise, a recovery in the on-premise, as well as premiumization and market share gains for both the company and the spirits category as a whole. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 27, 2022

Premium-Plus Liqueurs Poised For Holiday Gains

2020 was a tough year for the liqueurs category as a whole, as the pandemic caused a 3% decline in their U.S. depletion volume to 17.4 million 9-liter cases, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 23, 2021

News Briefs for April 8, 2021

•When the Covid-19 pandemic took hold of the country a year ago, traditional wine auctions had to move their gavels fully online. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 8, 2021

News Briefs for February 17, 2021

•Diageo has launched a new, lower-calorie brand extension for Baileys Irish Cream. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 17, 2021

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