Woodinville Whiskey Co., another craft distillery has been bought out but this time by a huge Cognac & Champagne conglomerate, ie, Moët Hennessy. This is the first time Moët Hennessy are making … Continue reading
On 22nd December 2016, in Jarnac (Charente) in front of Notary Marcadié, the family owned Sazerac Company (www.sazerac.com) purchased Earl Domaine du Breuil de Segonzac. The Sazerac Company (US distributor of … Continue reading
I am a little sad to see Marnier-Lapostolle go to Campari Group ($761M). It reminds me when Volkswagen bought Bentley in the 1990s. The name Marnier-Lapostolle is deep rooted in … Continue reading
Rémy Cointreau’s shares have fallen by around 40% over the past year because of a slowdown in China’s economy. China is an important market for Rémy Cointreau because of the amount … Continue reading
Remy Martin has just announced negotiating the majority acquisition of Cognac Larsen. Cognac Larsen founded in 1926, is one of the last 100% family owned cognac house controlling the full … Continue reading
Finest French Cognacs: Finnish Corporation “Altia PLc” Acquires “Renault Cognac Brands” Including Renault Carte Noire Extra, Renault Carte d’Argent X.O. And Renault Bleu Nuit V.S.
The acquisition of Renault brand represents a perfect fit with Altia’s strategy by expanding our market presence in the Nordics and Baltics and increasing our critical mass in the Nordic … Continue reading