smirnoff & diageo news

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Stuart Lorimer leaves Diageo to become AG Barr FD

24 Aug 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Irn-Bru maker AG Barr has snapped up Stuart Lorimer from Diageo to become its new finance director…

Diageo Counter top

Portman Group slaps Diageo's wrist over promo unit

21 Aug 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Diageo has said it disagrees with a ruling by the Portman Group’s complaints panel that one of its promotional counter top units breached guidelines by encouraging binge drinking.

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Executive pay falls at Diageo as growth slows

13 Aug 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Diageo CEO Ivan Menezes earned less in his first year as CEO than he did as chief operating officer as the spirit giant’s revenues were hit by a slowdown in emerging markets.

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Craft beer shops: the new-wave offie? Subscription

14 Aug 2014 | By Will Hawkes

Can the booming interest in craft beer generate enough business to create a new off-licence sector?…

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Portman Group says voluntary action is tackling alcohol abuse Subscription

16 Aug 2014 | By Sarah Hanratty

From this week’s headlines, you wouldn’t think the overwhelming majority of adults in the UK drink responsibly…

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Alcohol abuse: no harm in providing more information

16 Aug 2014 | By Adam Leyland

“Alcoholic drink pictorial health warnings a step too far but what’s the harm in providing more information?”…

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Tyskie is a good product and an icon of modern Britain

19 Jul 2014 | By Adam Leyland

Tyskie entering the 100 Biggest Booze Brands speaks to the massive demographic change in modern Britain…

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