Rémy Cointreau’s Rémy Martin cognac division saw half-year operating profit rise 9.1 per cent on a like-for-like basis to €101.9 million. Photograph: Regis Duvignau/Reuters

French spirits group Rémy Cointreau expressed confidence in year-end profit targets on Thursday after a recovery in demand for cognac in China and in (...)

Cognac is poured into a glass at the Remy Martin distillery in Cognac, southwestern France. Remy Cointreau has posted higher-than-expected annual profit, despite a difficult year in China. Photograph: Regis Duvignau/Reuters

Remy Cointreau has posted higher-than-expected annual profit, despite a difficult year in China, saying it will accelerate a drive to sell higher-pric(...)