smirnoff & diageo news


Diageo shares drop following sales decline in many markets Subscription

16 Apr 2015 | By Vince Bamford

Diageo’s share price fell almost 3% today after the drinks giant reported declining sales in many regions.

Diageo takes control of South Africa’s United National Breweries Subscription

02 Apr 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

FTSE 100 drinks firm Diageo has agreed a deal to acquire the remaining 50% of its South African joint venture United National Breweries.

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Cîroc running paid-for video advertising push on Instagram

06 Mar 2015 | By Simon Gwynn

Diageo’s premium vodka Cîroc has become the first alcohol brand in the UK to run paid-for video advertising on Instagram.

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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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No delay on Deal report

04 Dec 2014

We were surprised by the claim in The Grocer that the Responsibility Deal evaluation report is “delayed until at least 2016”…

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