Pernod Ricard SA (PERP.PA)
23 Feb 2018
PARIS, Feb 14 French wine and spirits exports rose to a new record in 2017 due to strong sales to the United States and China, despite a stronger euro exchange rate, the Federation of French Wines and Spirit Exporters (FEVS) said on Wednesday.
LONDON Pernod Ricard , the world's second-largest spirits maker, has not yet seen any impact from the legalization of cannabis in some parts of North America but is monitoring the situation closely, its chief executive said.
LONDON, Feb 13 Pernod Ricard, the world's second-largest spirits maker, has not yet seen any impact from the legalization of cannabis in some parts of North America but is monitoring the situation closely, its chief executive said.
* Targets full-year organic profit rise of 4-6 pct vs 3-5 pct
Feb 8 Pernod Ricard CEO Alexandre Ricard tels analysts:
Bacardi has agreed to buy out Patron Spirits International in a deal valuing the top high-end tequila maker at $5.1 billion, highlighting the appetite big drinks groups have for the Mexican spirit.
* Bacardi has owned Patron stake since 2008 (Adds valuation estimate and comparison)
* PERNOD RICARD ACQUIRES REMAINING STAKE IN AVIÓN TEQUILA Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
HONG KONG, Jan 8 China Resources Beer (Holdings) Co Ltd said on Monday it had "moderately" raised prices of some of its products in certain regions, becoming the latest Chinese drinks maker to confirm price increases in response to higher packaging, raw material and labour costs.
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON/MILAN/MOSCOW, December 20 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has upgraded Pernod Ricard SA's Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and senior unsecured rating to 'BBB' from 'BBB-' and affirmed its Short-Term IDR at 'F3'. The Outlook is Positive. The upgrade reflects Pernod's significant deleveraging over the last two years. The scope for this to continue is reflected by the Positive Outlook. Although leverage metrics remained