‘The biggest concern of ours is climate change’, according to Pernod Ricard CEO

Euractiv | Jul 22, 2022 at 2:10 PM
  • Alexandre Ricard is the CEO of Pernod Ricard, the world’s second-biggest alcohol distiller by sales.
  • The data we gathered on it is clear: harvests happen earlier and earlier in the year because of climate change, therefore generating significant issues in terms of stability and production.
  • So there are many things that, and on that front that can be done at the European level and at the national level, probably on the training front for sure, particularly when it comes to facilitating flexibility.