- Press Contact
- Senior Manager Corporate Communications
- Corporate Communications
- +46 (0)70 565 72 84
- +46 (0)8 744 74 00
The world’s leading bartender teams just finished competing to determine which of them are the best team in the world. The finals of Absolut Invite, the premiere international competition for bartender teams, saw seventeen teams from sixteen countries battle it out in knowledge, skills, speed and creative drink mixing.
Some job descriptions are more unique than others and this is certainly true for the new job opening at The Absolut Company. Since Per Hermansson, the Master Sensory Designer and Strategist known as the "Billion Dollar Nose" will retire this spring, the company has begun searching for his replacement.
Tom Roberts runs the Social Impact division at Absolut Elyx. For Tom and Elyx, that purpose is transforming the vodka category, and doing something to mitigate the global water crisis. Absolut has partnered with the organisation Water For People to reduce that number by 100,000 over the next five years
For the last couple of months, The Absolut Company has sought with light and torch for the world’s best bar team, in the first edition of Absolut Invite – Team Edition. Only the very best teams have qualified for the four-day final that begins on 11th of June in Åhus, the hometown of The Absolut Company. The winning team will be announced during festivities in Stockholm on 14th of June.
Water sustainability will be the focus when the The Absolut Company gathers in Åhus for ”Responsib'All Day” in the beginning of June. Employees from The Absolut Company headquarters in Stockholm will join their colleagues from the distillery in Åhus to learn more about the importance of water for our climate, the impact of water use, the biosphere and biodiversity.
For the past 25 years, Absolut has celebrated outstanding creativity and knowledge among the world’s top bartenders with the Absolut Invite competition. This year, the brand is expanding the criteria to not just reward excellence behind the bar, but also to celebrate the hardworking bar teams that make the best nights (and drinks) flow seamlessly at high-volume venues.
SOLID H115/16 PERFORMANCE: +3% ORGANIC SALES GROWTH (+7%REPORTED), IN AN ENVIRONMENT THAT REMAINS CONTRASTED
In June 2015 The Absolut Company opened the Creative Space in Gröndal, Stockholm. Containers that had previously been used to transport Absolut Vodka were converted into workspaces for a hackathon, focused on sustainable solutions. Now, The Absolut Company is taking the next step by working together with its partners to develop the packaging of tomorrow.
The Absolut Company has the worldwide responsibility for the production, innovation and strategic marketing of Absolut Vodka, Malibu, Kahlúa and Our/Vodka. Absolut Vodka is the world’s fifth largest spirits brand. Every bottle of Absolut Vodka comes from one source, Åhus in southern Sweden. Malibu is the number one rum-based coconut... Show more
The Absolut Company has the worldwide responsibility for the production, innovation and strategic marketing of Absolut Vodka, Malibu, Kahlúa and Our/Vodka. Absolut Vodka is the world’s fifth largest spirits brand. Every bottle of Absolut Vodka comes from one source, Åhus in southern Sweden. Malibu is the number one rum-based coconut spirit in the world, sold in more than 150 countries. Kahlúa coffee liqueur is the world leader in its category. The head office is located in Stockholm, Sweden. Chairman and CEO is Anna Malmhake. The Absolut Company is a part of Pernod Ricard, which holds one of the most prestigious brand portfolios in the sector.