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BRIEF-Diageo North America President comments
December 11, 2012 / 2:30 PM / 5 years ago

BRIEF-Diageo North America President comments

Dec 11 (Reuters) - Diageo PLC : * CORRECTED-DIAGEO PLC EXEC SEES 6.5 PCT GROWTH IN FIRST-HALF NET SALES

VALUE IN UNITED STATES (ADDS REGION) * Rpt-diageo plc exec says does not expect any material impact on

first-half results due to hurricane sandy in us * Exec sees 100 basis point improvement in north american operating margin,

with more impact in the first half * North America president says innovation, acquisitions, partnerships could be

part of new tequila strategy after loss of Jose Cuervo * Exec says would like to own tequila that is 100 percent agave, which Beam

inc’s sauza largely is not

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