Diageo-owned Smirnoff vodka remains the biggest-selling international
spirits brand, with a lead of over 5 million nine-litre cases on its nearest
rival, Bacardi. Thatís according to the latest figures (for 2010) from The
The top three international brands remain unchanged on last year, with
Bacardi in second and Johnnie Walker in third position, growing over 1.2
million cases in 2010 Ė the largest volume growth of any brand in the top
50. Diageo owns four of the top 10 international brands.
Of the 17 Whisk(e)ys on the list, Jim Beam looks to be the only Bourbon
included (unless you wanna count JD). View the list here.