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Johnnie Walker Maker Creates Plastic-Free Paper-Based Spirits Bottle

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: The multinational drinks company Diageo says it has created the world's first paper-based spirits bottle that is 100% plastic-free. The company said it was aiming to launch the bottle early next year with its Johnnie Walker whisky brand in one market before rolling it out worldwide. The bottle is made from sustainably sourced pulp, complies with international food and drink safety standards and is fully recyclable. The contents are protected...
Tags: Tech, Diageo, Carlsberg

Johnnie Walker Whisky Will Come in Paper Bottles Next Year

As consumer packaged goods companies look to present their products in ways that demonstrate their commitment to sustainability, many brands are targeting the packaging itself--either by cutting down on plastic, increasing recycled materials within packaging or creating compostable containers. To keep up with this trend, alcohol conglomerate Diageo announced today a new partnership with venture...
Tags: Advertising, Diageo, Sustainability, Food & Beverage, CPG

The 19 advertising execs who wield the most power and sway over Facebook

Facebook's relationship with advertisers is on shaky ground with more than 1,000 advertisers boycotting the company over its treatment of hate speech in the aftermath of George Floyd's killing. While its executives are putting fires out, a special group comprising top ad executives from both agency holding companies and brands wields more influence than others. Business Insider has identified the 19 members of Facebook's global client council, an invitation-only group that includes Anheuser-Bu...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, US, Trends, General Motors, CMO, Diageo, Unilever, American Express, Pepsico, Coca Cola, Mastercard, WPP, Walgreen

Johnnie Walker whisky to be sold in paper bottles

Drinks giant Diageo, which owns the brand, will trial the environmentally friendly bottles in 2021.
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Johnnie Walker to be sold in paper bottles

Drinks-maker Diageo, which makes Johnnie Walker, expects to trial the new packaging in 2021.
Tags: News, Diageo, Johnnie Walker

The biggest companies no longer advertising on Facebook due to the platform's lack of hate-speech moderation

Civil rights organizations including NAACP, Color of Change, Anti-Defamation League, and Sleeping Giants asked advertisers to stop paying for advertisements on Facebook in the wake of George Floyd's death at the hands of Minneapolis police officers. Since Floyd's death, Facebook has allowed posts in which Trump called protesters "thugs" and suggested violence when he wrote, "when the looting starts, the shooting starts." Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg decided not to take action in removing the c...
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Meet the 21 rising stars who are transforming the future of clean energy and taking on a $16 trillion opportunity

An enormous transition is underway across the electric grid. Power plants that run on fossil fuels are being replaced by solar panels and wind farms, while more batteries and electric vehicles are plugging in.   Once niche, the clean energy industry is going mainstream. Goldman Sachs says it's an investment opportunity worth as much as $16 trillion through 2030.  Within the industry, researchers, entrepreneurs, and workers are bringing a wide range of solutions to bear, from batteries that sto...
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Brand Moves for Monday June 29

Eighteen weeks ago, when the gravity of the situation became clear, we started daily reporting on how brands were dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. What’s now becoming clear is that the current climate is one of near-perpetual disruption. So we made the decision to keep on telling the stories of inspiring brand leadership and strategy amid the latest crises in an anxious world. Our goal remains the same: to provide an up-to-the-minute source of information, inspiration and insight on brand move...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Christopher Nolan, London, Microsoft, China, Germany, Advertising, Diageo, Unilever, Austria, Brooklyn, Lewis Hamilton, Epic

Facebook moves fail to stem advertiser boycott as Starbucks, Levis, Diageo walk

Moves by Facebook to tighten up on hate content have failed to staunch advertiser defections, with Starbucks, Levi's, Verizon and Smirnoff and Baileys maker Diageo the latest to join a 30-day boycott.According to the Wall Street... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Verizon, Facebook, Business, Diageo, Starbucks Levis Diageo, Starbucks Levi

Diageo pauses spending on all major social media platforms as boycott spreads beyond Facebook

The liquor giant’s global spending pause follows a similar move by Coca-Cola Co.  
Tags: Facebook, Advertising, Diageo

Indian military stores orders for Pernod, Diageo dry up - sources

Pernod Ricard and Diageo , two of the world's biggest spirit makers, have stopped receiving orders for their imported brands from India's defence canteen stores where they were sold at concessional prices, industry sources told Reuters.
Tags: Money, India, Diageo, businessNews, Pernod Ricard, Pernod Diageo

UK: Indirect Software Licensing: SAP v Diageo – 3 Years Later - Kemp IT Law

Contractual language to define the scope of permitted software use and to determine charging basis may have been agreed years ago.
Tags: UK, News, Diageo, Sap, Kemp

Diageo exploring options to delist Indian arm - CNBC TV-18

Diageo Plc, the world's largest spirits maker, is exploring options to delist its Indian arm, United Spirits Ltd, by buying out minority shareholders, CNBC TV-18 reported on Monday.
Tags: Money, Diageo, businessNews, Cnbc, Diageo PLC, United Spirits Ltd

Diageo’s Whiskey Brands Tap Into Their Past for Campaigns Supporting Bartenders

As has been well-documented in memes (and actual research), people are drinking more at home during quarantine. While that might mitigate losses for alcohol brands, it doesn't do much for their partners in the service industry, or for consumers who are out of work as a result of Covid-19. With that in mind, many brands...
Tags: Advertising, Diageo, Food & Beverage, Life in Quarantine

In Lockdown: Social distancing, not drinking alone

The world is changing in significant ways and marketers need to understand and navigate the new landscape. In our In Lockdown series, our Research & Insight teams from around the world delve into different sectors and trends, and share their learnings. Here, Senior Research & Insight Analyst Vanessa Machado examines changes in the alcoholic beverages industry during the pandemic. The coronavirus new reality has changed many things, among them the way we live some simple social events. For examp...
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Lowkey Feelin’ Myself: Insecure Season 4, Episode 1 Recap

This post is in partnership with HBO. As always, thoughts and opinions are my own. Season 4 of Insecure is here and my body has been READY for this moment! Times are rough and we need our shows more than ever. I’ve been missing the adventures of Issa Dee and her crew so let’s get into it! Good Vibes – Issa is all settled into her new apartment, and Self-Care Sundays is a standing date with her and Molly. This time, they got weed, yoga and candles. Overall, our girls are feeling optimistic about...
Tags: Hbo, Molly, Diageo, Humor, Tsa, Tv And Movies, Insecure, Cheryl, Lawrence, Andrew, Tiffany, Khia, Kelli, Trina, Issa, Condola

Diageo withdraws forecast, halts buyback programme

Diageo Plc, the world's largest spirits maker, abandoned its annual forecast for sales and profit growth on Thursday, and suspended its 4.5 billion pound ($5.6) billion) share buyback programme in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Tags: Money, Diageo, businessNews, Diageo PLC

Coronavirus: Brand Moves for Wednesday April 1

Automotive brands Jaguar and Land Rover will deploy more than 160 vehicles to organizations helping curtail the spread of coronavirus. They include the British Red Cross and the Red Cross Societies in Australia, Spain, South Africa, and France. It will also loan vehicles to the National Health Service in the UK, along with wraparound safety glasses to hospitals across the country. Johnson & Johnson has joined with US government agency the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (...
Tags: UK, New York, Milan, London, Australia, France, China, Advertising, US, Diageo, Unilever, Pennsylvania, NHS, New Jersey, Burberry, National Health Service

What's next for Olympics sponsors, and Diageo gets a new CMO: Wednesday Wake-Up Call

Also, digital ad tax in Maryland; agency stocks rise and WeatherTech's Super Bowl star passes away
Tags: Maryland, Advertising, Diageo

Diageo Names New CMO and North American President

British beer, wine and spirits manufacturer Diageo said today that it is preparing to undergo two executive leadership changes, both effective July 1. The producers of Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, Smirnoff, C?roc, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Don Julio, Tanqueray and Guinness will say goodbye to Diageo president North America Deirdre Mahlan and CMO Syl Saller, who...
Tags: Advertising, CMO, Diageo, North America, Guinness, CPG, Leadership & Talent, Syl Saller, Morgan Baileys Don Julio Tanqueray, Deirdre Mahlan, Diageo Names New CMO

Beer and spirit makers join global efforts to make sanitisers

Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's biggest beer maker, and Diageo, the world's largest distiller, pledged on Monday to donate million litres of alcohol to make hand sanitisers and disinfectants to help fight the coronavirus pandemic.
Tags: Money, Diageo, businessNews, Anheuser Busch

Diageo and Anheuser-Busch Join Alcohol Brands Pivoting to Free Sanitizer

The world's largest beer and spirits companies have both announced they'll be pivoting some of their production and logistics to produce millions of bottles of hand sanitizer around the world. The moves come as many brands look at ways to mobilize their extensive resources to help battle the global spread of the coronavirus that causes...
Tags: Advertising, Diageo, Food & Beverage, Product Innovation, Coronavirus, Anheuser Busch Join Alcohol Brands Pivoting

Diageo Sends $350 Million Global Media Account to Omnicom’s PHD

The largest media review of 2020 thus far, and for the foreseeable future, has come to close. Diageo, whose brand portfolio includes Bailey's, Guinness, Johnnie Walker and Smirnoff, has selected PHD as its global media agency of record. PHD will be responsible for media planning and buying across the majority of the Diageo portfolio, with...
Tags: Advertising, Diageo, Accounts, Bailey, Omnicom, Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff

Diageo sends global media account to PHD

The Omnicom Media Group agency wins the majority of the business from incumbent Dentsu's Carat.
Tags: Advertising, Diageo, Dentsu, Omnicom Media Group

United States: SEC Charges Diageo For Violation Of Known Trends MD&A Disclosure Requirements - Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

On Feb. 19, 2020, the SEC announced charges against Diageo plc, an alcoholic beverages company, arising out of its failure to make required disclosures of known trends with respect
Tags: News, Diageo, United States, SEC, Frankel LLP, Kramer Levin Naftalis

Diageo warns coronavirus could dent 2020 profit by $260 million

Diageo, the world's biggest spirits company, said on Wednesday the spread of coronavirus in greater China and the Asia Pacific region could knock up to $260 million off its profit in 2020.
Tags: Money, China, Diageo, businessNews, Asia Pacific

Danone and Diageo warnings show the food and beverage industry can't escape coronavirus

Food and drink giants Danone and Diageo are the latest companies to warn that the coronavirus outbreak will cost them millions of dollars in sales.
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Coronavirus: Lufthansa imposes hiring freeze as Diageo profits suffer

Airline offers unpaid leave, beverage firm fears £200m hit and Danone also voices concernCoronavirus - latest updatesLufthansa has announced a hiring freeze and is offering employees unpaid leave as part of a range of cost-saving measures to attempt to limit the financial impact of the spread of the coronavirus.The German airline, which has already cancelled all flights to China until the end of March, also said it will expand part-time work options and cancel flight attendant and other personne...
Tags: Europe, Business, France, China, Germany, Diageo, World news, Asia Pacific, Food & drink industry, Airline Industry, Lufthansa, Danone, Coronavirus outbreak

Coronavirus: Drinks giant warns of profit hit as bars close

Diageo, which makes Guinness, expects sales to slide this year as bars across China close.
Tags: News, China, Diageo, Guinness