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Impact’s “Hot Brand” Tequilas Continue To Soar In 2021

Last year, Tequila shipments to the U.S. surged 24% to above 28 million 9-liter cases, more than doubling in size from a decade earlier. The U.S. accounted for nearly 90% of global Tequila exports in 2020, and achieved a new milestone with 60% of shipments comprised by the higher-priced 100%-blue agave segment, an all-time high. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 23, 2021

Diageo’s Full-Year Sales Jump 16% To $17.7 Billion

Diageo this morning posted sales up 16% on an organic basis to £12.7 billion ($17.7b) for its fiscal year ended in June, with operating profit up 17.7% to £3.7 billion ($5.2b). Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 29, 2021

Interview, Part 1: Debra Crew, President, Diageo North America

Debra Crew was named president of Diageo North America last summer, having previously served on the company’s board.   Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 15, 2021

Diageo Posts Strong U.S. Growth In Fiscal First Half

Solid gains in North America led Diageo to an organic sales increase of 1% to £6.9 billion ($9.4b) in its fiscal first half ended in December, despite ongoing challenges like on-premise restrictions and a depressed travel retail market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 28, 2021

Upscale And Mainstream Brands Register Strong Gains Amid A Thriving Tequila Market

In spite of the ongoing pandemic and diminished on-premise environment, Tequila consumption continues to surge to new heights, surpassing 20 million cases (excluding pre-mixed cocktails) in the U.S. for the first time ever in 2020, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 25, 2021

Tequila Drives U.S. Growth For Diageo, But Emerging Markets Weigh Down Results

Diageo benefited from the strong performance of its Tequila and North American whiskey portfolios in its fiscal year through June, with its core U.S. spirits business posting 2% organic sales growth. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 4, 2020

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