Pernod Ricard SA (PERP.PA)
PARIS Pernod Ricard beat quarterly sales forecasts on Thursday as demand for its high-margin Martell cognac improved in China and sales of its Jameson Irish whiskey continued to surge in the United States, its top market.
Oct 20 Pernod Ricard Chief Financial Officer Gilles Bogaert tells Reuters by phone:
PARIS, Oct 20 French spirits group Pernod Ricard posted a stronger-than-expected 4 percent rise in first-quarter underlying sales on Thursday, helped by a strong performance in its top U.S. market and improving demand in China.
PARIS, Oct 18 Remy Cointreau said sales rose more than expected in the second quarter thanks to recovering demand for cognac in China and growing appetite for the premium brandy in the United States, its largest market.
PARIS, Oct 18 French spirits group Remy Cointreau said on Tuesday that sales growth accelerated in the second quarter due to improving cognac sales in China and robust demand for its premium cognac in the United States, its largest market.
PARIS An easing of limits on how much rum Americans can bring back from Cuba for personal use brings Pernod Ricard a step closer to being allowed to export its Cuban-made rum directly to U.S. consumers.
PARIS, Oct 17 An easing of limits on how much rum Americans can bring back from Cuba for personal use brings Pernod Ricard a step closer to being allowed to export its Cuban-made rum directly to U.S. consumers.
* The disposal is in line with the Pernod Ricard's strategy to focus on its priority spirits and wines brands.
PARIS French spirits maker Pernod Ricard expects robust sales in its top market the United States, improving cognac demand in China and more cost savings to accelerate profit growth in its current financial year, it said on Thursday.
* Achieved 2 pct growth in FY 2015/16 profit from recurring ops