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Supply Shortages Hit Key Spirits Brands, As Pennsylvania Begins Rationing Certain Labels

A combination of strong consumer demand and supply chain disruptions since the onset of the pandemic has left Pennsylvania and other large U.S. spirits markets short of supply on some key brands recently. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 20, 2021

News Briefs for September 17, 2021

•Don Julio Tequila is honoring the legacy of its founder, Don Julio González, by launching Ultima Reserva, a special 36-month aged luxury Extra-Añejo, which features the final agave harvest planted by González and his family in 2006. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 17, 2021

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

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