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Do Pernod and Stoli mix?
Takeover talk continued today with a report of mixing in the drinks industry. France's Pernod Ricard is discussing a possible acquisition with Allied Domecq, which makes Stolichnaya vodka and Beefeater gin, The Wall Street Journal reported.
The liquor sector has seen consolidation of late and a takeover of Allied Domecq would also include participation with Fortune Brands (FO, news, msgs), which owns Jim Beam.