Distell, waiting for regulatory approval for its sale to brewer Heineken, grew revenue more than a fifth in its 2022 year, benefiting from easing lockdown and improving demand for cider and wine in Africa. 

SA’s largest liquor producer, with brands including JC Le Roux, Hunter’s and Klipdrift, reported revenue growth of 20.8% to R34.1bn to end-June, and volume rising  17.6% and profit 21.7% to R2.43bn...

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