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Bartender tip shows softer side to Diageo's World Class cocktail battle 6 May 16

This week, Diageo held a UK semi-final for its global World Class cocktail competition...


Heineken plays 'hard' ball in US cider 12 Apr 16

You would be forgiven for thinking that the US cider boom is over. Sales growth of as much as 90% in the past few years has shrunk to double figures...


PepsiCo's Johnston's new Twitter role is hard to Tweet 8 Apr 16

The drinks industry could do more to benefit from new technology...


Lessons from the past in PepsiCo heir-apparent talk 31 Mar 16

The soft drinks world is abuzz today over what an executive shake-up at PepsiCo might mean to on-going speculation over CEO Indra Nooyi's successor...


The argument against sugar tax made simple 30 Mar 16

Coca-Cola Enterprises CEO John Brock came out fighting against the UK government's proposed sugar tax, saying he doesn't think it will pass unchanged...


PepsiCo reveals 1893 Pepsi - video 21 Mar 16

PepsiCo has unveiled footage of its upcoming soda, Pepsi 1893...


Some things don't add up at The Coca-Cola Co 25 Feb 16

The Coca-Cola Co is smarting after an EU court setback in its attempt to trademark a new bottle design...


How many Prosecco brands can you name? 17 Feb 16

At a media breakfast in London, Pernod Ricard CEO Alex Ricard gave an interesting response to a question he's no doubt asked a lot...


Make way craft, here come the indie brewers 2 Feb 16

Could it happen? According to this report, a section of the beer community wants to ditch the word craft. They prefer instead the term “Indie” for brewers they believe follow the enlightened path of the artisanal producer. In other words, they are sick of the big boys moving into what they consider their hallowed turf...


Kent's dire warning puts Coca-Cola woes in the shade 25 Jan 16

The global elite were in Switzerland last week for the World Economic Forum in Davos, the annual corporate huddle for the rich and powerful. The CEO of The Coca-Cola Co, Muhtar Kent, was there too, despite his company arguably being slightly less rich and powerful this year after some bruising quarters in the marketplace...

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