Friday Dec 6
The new whisky distilleries being built in Scotland
For years a new distillery on the Scottish whisky map was a major event however now, with the market bouyed by global demand, there are several new ventures on the horizon.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Product Launch - US: Diageo's George Dickel No.1 'Foundation Recipe'
Diageo is continuing its focus on North American whiskey with the launch of a new expression of its George Dickel Tennessee whiskey brand.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
AUS/NZ: Diageo agrees settlement for thalidomide victims
Diageo has agreed what it says is a "fair and equitable" settlement for victims of the drug thalidomide that was distributed by a former subsidiary in Australia and New Zealand.
Australia, NZ thalidomide victims win $81 mln settlement
More than 100 Australian and New Zealand victims of thalidomide have won a A$89 million settlement from the parent of the company that distributed the drug that caused thousands of birth defects around the world.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
In the Spotlight - Diageo's Whyte & Mackay Offer Heads Off UK Watchdogs
One of the spirits industry's longer-running sagas gained an extra chapter this week when Diageo announced that it is willing to sell off a large chunk of Whyte & Mackay .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
UK: Edrington to up The Macallan capacity with distillery build
Edrington is to build a new GBP100m distillery and visitors centre for The Macallan Scotch whisky brand, which will see a "significant" capacity rise for the single malt.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
UK: Diageo completes capacity upgrade on Elgin distilleries
Diageo has completed a GBP14m Diageo has completed a GBP14m expansion of two malt whisky distilleries as part of its programme to meet global demand for Scotch.of two malt whisky distilleries as part of its programme to meet increased global demand for Scotch.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Diageo acquires United Spirits shares worth Rs 472 cr
Meanwhile, foreign fund house Morgan Stanley Asia Pte offloaded more than 39 lakh shares of United Spirits Ltd worth Rs 943 crore through open market at an average price of Rs 2,406.51.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
UK concern shakes up liquor deal
Mumbai, Nov. 25: Diageo and United Spirits Ltd have offered to sell most of Whyte & Mackay - the Scotch whisky maker that Vijay Mallya had acquired with a lot of fanfare in 2007 - to quell competition concerns in the UK.
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Fri Nov 22, 2013
GLOBAL: Diageo delivers drink driving message in Johnnie Walker film - video
US: Diageo brands get marketing push in new NBA tie-up Three Diageo brands are set for new campaigns after the group signed a "multi-year" deal with the NBA to be the US basketball league's exclusive spirits partner.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Analysis - Diageo indicates Guinness not for sale, but 'non-core' assets could go
Diageo has appeared to rule out selling its Guinness brand, but other "non-core" beer and wine assets could be put on the market, according to an analyst.
United Spirits gains on hopes to sell some brands
Shares of United Spirits gain as much as 1.96 percent after the Economic Times quoted Diageo Plc's Asia-Pacific president as saying it may get rid of some of the brands at the Indian spirits maker.
Research Alert-Diageo: Canaccord Genuity cuts price target
Diageo PLC : * Canaccord Genuity cuts price target to 1900p from 1950p; rating hold For a summary of rating actions and price target changes on European companies: Reuters Eikon users, click on Reuters 3000Xtra users, double-click Thomson ONE users, type in RT/RCH/EUROPE We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, ... (more)
European Stocks Drop Before U.S. Retail, Home Data
European stocks fell for a second day as investors awaited reports on U.S. retail and housing to gauge the health of the world's biggest economy before minutes from the latest Federal Reserve meeting.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Diageo to launch new bourbons, doesn't need Beam Inc
Alcoholic drinks maker Diageo PLC does not need to buy rival Beam Inc, its chief executive officer said on Tuesday, since it is expanding its existing whiskeys and launching new ones.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Product Launch - Travel Retail: Diageo's White Horse Gold Edition 1890
Diageo is to launch a limited-edition whisky from its White Horse stable in the Travel Retail channel ahead of the Chinese Year of the Horse.
People: Doug Smith | Nicola Sturgeon | Anne Richards
INSURANCE industry veteran Doug Smith, best-known to some as the former chairman of Hearts Football Club, is re-uniting with former Corporate Risk colleague Colin Paterson.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Former Diageo boss to head up A 230m satellite firm
FORMER Diageo chief executive Paul Walsh was yesterday named as the new chairman of stock market listed satellite communications company Avanti.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
UK: Diageo gives Baileys Christmas push with TV ad
Diageo is set to launch its first UK Christmas TV advert in five years for its Baileys Original Irish Cream brand with a modern take on The Nutcracker ballet.