Our key dates
Discover the key dates of our sustainability & responsibility commitments
Founding of the
Paul Ricard Oceanographic Institute
Creation of the IREB (Institute for Scientific Research on Beverages),
later to become the Foundation for Alcohol Research (FRA).
Pernod Ricard becomes a major sponsor of France’s Pompidou Centre.
Signing of a charter to prevent drink driving (France).
Pernod Ricard joined the United Nations Global Compact
Adoption of a comprehensive Quality, Safety and Environment (QSE) policy.
Pernod Ricard joins the International Center for Alcohol Policies (ICAP).
renamed IARD in 2015
Campaign to prevent alcohol consumption by pregnant women. Use of the pictogram has been extended worldwide in 2013.
Pernod Ricard adopted a Code for Commercial Communication
Signing of the European Road Safety Charter.
The Group joined the CEO Water Mandate
The Group launched its first environmental Roadmap
Our Sustainability & Responsibility platform is formally defined.
Creation of the Responsible Party, programme with Erasmus Student Network to raise students’ awareness on the importance of drinking responsibly
Pernod Ricard holds the first Responsib’all Day, an international day for action and prevention by Pernod Ricard employees worldwide.
Pernod Ricard announces the industry’s adoption of five commitments to reduce excessive or inappropriate alcohol consumption.
Launch of the Wise Drinking app for responsible alcohol consumption. The app is available in 37 languages and adapted to local laws. Download the App
First carbon-neutral distillery.
(The Absolut Company).
Pernod Ricard is ranked no. 1 by Vigeo for its CSR program.
Chivas launches The Venture. To promote social entrepreneurship
50th anniversary of
Paul Ricard Oceanography Institute
Pernod Ricard endorses the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Nutritional information added to back labels.
‘Small Acts = Big Impact’: No more plastic straws at Pernod Ricard internal events.
Pernod Ricard recognised as Global Compact LEAD status company
Pernod Ricard becomes a signatory of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastics Economy
Pernod Ricard celebrates 10 years of Responsible Party and announces its ambition to expand the programme outside of Europe