United Spirits Chair: Diageo Makes Co. More Powerful

United Spirits (USL) Chairman Vijay Mallya has said the integration of global spirits major Diageo's portfolio of brands with the company will make the USL product portfolio more powerful and comprehensive. Asked about the update on the integration process, he said, "Diageo have a wide portfolio of world-class brands, and obviously this has to be very carefully implemented in phases and that will start from early October." (Business Today)