Pernod Ricard was a merger of 2 competitors in the French sales of liquor. It was Henri-Louis Pernod, who was a Swiss absinthe maker and Paul Ricard, who created a drink in France.
The merger of these 2 companies brought together a superb company that distills various brands and types of alcoholic beverages. And Pernod Ricard also has some food within its portfolio.
Some of the well known brands in the Pernod Ricard system are:
- Absolut vodka,
- Chivas Regal,
- and many more
Pernod Ricard manufactures and distributes products all over the world, but its headquarters are in Paris, France.
The company has various subsidiaries that include Pernod Ricard Winemakers (Australia), Pernod Ricard NZ, Corby Distilleries, Pernod Ricard Rouss, Irish Distillers, Pernod Ricard Armenia, Pernaud Ricard Hellas, Pernod Ricard India, and Pernod Ricard Winemakers Spain.