Pierrette Trichet has a job that many a man might crave and an increasing number of women, too.
Apple Inc. won a patent lawsuit in Japan on June 21, when a Tokyo judge ruled that Samsung Electronics Co. smartphones and a tablet computer infringed on its visual effects for touch panels.
Remy Cointreau SA, the maker of Remy Martin cognac, plans to return to earnings growth in the current fiscal year after Chinese customers’ cutbacks on purchases of the drink caused annual profit to plunge 39 percent.
Remy Cointreau SA expects the upcoming Chinese New Year, a key sales period for its Remy Martin cognac, to offer no relief to declining sales in Asia.
Diageo Plc and Remy Cointreau SA reported sales that missed estimates, casting doubt over the outlook for distillers as growth slows in emerging regions.
For the winery started by the director of “The Godfather,” it was a matter of paying for protection.