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Remy Contreau’s CEO bullish on Africa’s potential

Remy Cointreau’s CEO, Valerie Chapoulaud-Floquet, said on Thursday Africa’s contribution to the spirit maker’s revenue continues to grow and will soon be equal to 15% of Europe’s sales, up from less than 10% in the previous fiscal year.

Commenting on the firm’s full-year financial results, which saw the French spirits maker post an impressive 10.6% rise in profits, Ms. Chapoulaud-Floquet, said that Africa is like Asia 25 years ago, forecasting that the continent’s sales contribution to the firm will accelerate in the coming years.

Remy Cointreau full-year profits rise 10.6% on strong demand for premium cognac

French spirits maker, Remy Cointreau, said on Thursday that net profits for the full-year ending March 2016 rose 10.6% to €102.4m ($125.9m), from €92.6m the previous year. The rise was led by strong demand for premium cognac and other dark spirits in the U.S. and Asia Pacific region. Remy Cointreau has been accelerating its drive to sell high-end spirits priced above $50 per bottle.

French Drinks Company, Rémy Cointreau Partners With Betty Irabor to Support Creative Projects in Nigeria

Rémy Cointreau, the premium French spirits company known for its iconic spirits brand, Rémy Martin, in partnership with the founder and Publisher of Genevieve Magazine, Betty Irabor, has announced the launch of the Cointreau Creative Crew in Nigeria.

The Cointreau Creative Crew is a philanthropic programme whose aim is to help women develop their freedom and expression by encouraging them to strive to make their dreams a reality. It is to be achieved through the global Cointreau Creative Crew campaign, which encourages individuals to ‘dream, dare, create’. It was launched last year in the UK and will give an entrepreneur a chance to receive a grant of €20,000 to pursue their creative project. Although the campaign is primarily targeted at women, it is also open to men.