Tag Archives: Svedka

• Flavoured Whiskey Outpaces Flavoured Vodka

Flavoured Whiskey Outpaces Flavoured Vodka

Imported flavoured vodkas are losing market share in the US amid growing demand for flavoured whiskey and homegrown brands, according to recent analysis. According to Rabobank’s Spirits Quarterly Q1 2015, flavoured whiskeys, or whiskey-based liqueurs, was the “hottest growth segment in the US spirits market” in the first three quarters of 2014, while volumes of imported […]

• Inexpensive Vodka Upsets Major Players at SF World Spirits Competition

Inexpensive Vodka Upsets Major Players at SF World Spirits Competition

At a fraction of the price, Exclusiv Vodka outscored Absolut, Chopin, Smirnoff and other major brands at the 2012 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. The Double Gold medal winners in the 2012 San Francisco World Spirits Competition prove that spending more money for a bottle of Vodka doesn’t guarantee better taste. In a surprising upset, […]

• Drinking On The Job? Please Do, Say These Employers

Drinking On The Job? Please Do, Say These Employers

Drinking on the job? Some employers say they’re fine with that. In fact, some will even buy the booze, on the theory that a little tippling makes for a happier employee—and maybe, too, as a new study suggests, a more creative one. Those “Mad Men” of the ’60s may not have been so mad after […]

• Constellation Brands Ramps Up Its Chinese Operations

Constellation Brands Inc. is ramping up its Chinese operations as the winemaker looks to capitalize on a growing thirst for its offerings there. The company, whose brands include Robert Mondavi and Kim Crawford wines and Svedka vodka, has installed a senior executive in Hong Kong to build its infrastructure there and in coming weeks will […]

• Constellation US posts fourth quarter profit

Constellation Brands has posted a fiscal fourth-quarter profit of US$279.8 million, reversing a year loss as it posted strong wine sales in North America. The company’s revenue rose 1% to US$715.3m, while spirits sales were up 3%. Constellation, whose brands include Robert Mondavi and Ravenswood wines and Svedka vodka, was until recently the world’s largest […]

• Constellation Brands & GModelo Settle Legal Action

Constellation Brands, Inc. /quotes/comstock/13*!stz/quotes/nls/stz (STZ 19.73, +0.69, +3.62%) (asx:CBR), the world’s leading wine company, and GModelo Corporation, a subsidiary of Grupo Modelo, S.A.B. de C.V., Mexico’s leading brewer, announced today the settlement of legal action brought by GModelo against Constellation and certain of its affiliates in New York Supreme Court. At issue was the marketing […]