++ Update ++ We just updated this article: As we learned, Rémy Martin is second in sales position value, and we decided to take Remy VSOP as the ‘cool product’. Before it said Remy V which is not a cognac +++
Here comes an article about the differences of Remy Martin and Hennessy – and we’re looking at quite some things. While Rémy Martin for instance was a winegrower, Richard Hennessy was a soldier. Read more about the history and products of Hennessy and Rémy Martin.
While Hennessy’s cellarmaster Fillioux is a man, Rémy Martin’s Pierrette Trichet is a woman. Hennessy is the biggest cognac producer / trading house while Rémy Martin comes second in terms of value. Quantity-wise Hennessy is number 1, of course: 39% of the market is covered by Hennessy and 15% by Rémy Martin.
Sources: IWSR, Cognac Houses