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When it comes to generating a positive perception among consumers, this brand is still the beer to beat.
Sam Fischer, president, Greater China and Asia, at Diageo, outlines plans to foster sustainable growth in the Chinese market and how the drinks giant is enhancing women's role in the tourism sector.
Diageo is putting electronic stickers on its whiskey bottles which will be able to communicate directly with drinkers' smartphones.
European equities closed mixed on Thursday, with a sharp decline in Shell shares hitting the U.K.'s FTSE 100 index.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Ivan Menezes, Diageo CEO, weighs in on consumer consumption of distilled spirits as whisky sales remain strong and flavored vodka sales slip.
Global drinks brand Diageo posted disappointing sales for the first half on Thursday, after a slump in the Asia Pacific region.
Ivan Menezes, CEO of Diageo, says the weak ruble has made the Russian market slower, but adds that he expects the company to "come through this stronger."
Ivan Menezes, CEO of Diageo, says the austerity drive in China hit the company's high-end products, but adds that consumer momentum is returning in the world's second-largest economy.
Venezuela's currency controls give consumers cheap Scotch and Barbies, even as they struggle with shortages of staple products such as milk and medicine.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Guinness plans to offer a series of limited-edition, luxury beers. Would you pay $35 for a bottle?
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
European shares closed lower on Thursday after trimming losses, tracking U.S. markets which partially recovered after visiting correction territory.
Investors, by and large, have ignored fundamentals in the ongoing selloff, five-star fund manager David Herro told CNBC on Thursday.
Select Japanese and European equities hold the greatest potential right now, Morningstar's Fund Manager of the Decade David Herro says.
Spirits maker Pernod Ricard reported full-year underlying profit growth of 2 percent, in line with expectations.
European shares closed lower on Thursday with investors reacting to quarterly earnings and some disappointing data from the euro zone.
Diageo CEO Ivan Menezes, discusses the company's quarterly results and shares his thoughts on emerging market consumers.