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just the Facts - Most Chosen FMCG Brands Globally - Kantar 27 May 2015

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Coca-Cola and Coors are the most popular soft and alcoholic drinks, according to Kantar Worldpanel's Brand Footprint report – an annual study of the most chosen FMCG brands globally.


just the Facts - Ireland's Whiskey Distilleries 13 May 2015

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Here, courtesy of the Irish Whiskey Association, is a map of all the distilleries - existing, new and planned - in Ireland.


just the Facts - China's beer & flavoured alcoholic beverage market 12 May 2015

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Rabobank has released a report on the Chinese alcohol market that predicts huge growth in flavoured alcoholic beverages as demand for traditional beer subsides. Here's a round-up of some of the reports key findings:


just The Facts - The Global Wine Industry 28 Apr 2015

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Yesterday, the International Organisation of Vine and Wine released its 2014 report. Here are some key facts it includes on the global wine industry:


just the Facts - United National Breweries 2 Apr 2015

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Earlier today, Diageo confirmed plans to take full control of UB Group's United National Breweries. The Guinness producer will pay an initial US$22m for the 50% of the sorghum beer producer it does not already own. Here's some facts on United National Breweries:


just the Facts – Chile's Wine Industry 22 Jan 2015

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just-drinks has spent this week visiting Chile as a guest of the country's largest wine producer, Concha y Toro. Here's a closer look at the facts and figures behind Chile's wine industry


just The Facts - Lucas Bols 8 Jan 2015

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Lucas Bols, the Dutch owner of spirits and liqueur brands including Bols and Pisang Ambon, today announced plans to list on the Amsterdam stock exchange in a EUR125m IPO. Here, courtesy of Lucas Bols and just-drinks, is a rundown on the company:


just the Facts - Heineken's Nigerian Breweries & Consolidated Breweries 5 Dec 2014

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Earlier today, Heineken confirmed that a plan to merge two of its Nigerian units - Nigerian Breweries and Consolidated Breweries - remains on tracks. Minority shareholders in both firms have voted in favour of the deal.


just the Facts - SABMiller, Coca-Cola Co, Coca-Cola Sabco form Coca-Cola Beverages Africa 28 Nov 2014

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Yesterday, SABMiller, The Coca-Cola Co and Gutsche Family Investments – the owner of Coca-Cola Sabco - announced their intention to combine their bottling operations in east and southern Africa. Here, we take a look at the finer detail of the arrangement.


just the Facts - Australian wine in China 18 Nov 2014

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Yesterday it emerged that China is to drop duty on imports of Australian wine after the two countries signed a new free trade agreement. Here is a quick breakdown of how Australian wine fares in China:


just the Facts - Krombacher 18 Nov 2014

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Last month, just-drinks met Oliver Braun, the export and international sales director for Krombacher. Here's a closer look at the German brewer.


just the Facts - Greene King's takeover of Spirit Pub Co 4 Nov 2014

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Earlier today, it was confirmed that Greene King is set to swallow up its rival Spirit Pub Co in a GBP773.6m (US$1.24bn) deal. Here, just-drinks takes a look at what the Suffolk-based brewer and pub operator is getting for its money:


just the Facts – Tequila Don Julio 3 Nov 2014

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Earlier today, Diageo announced that it is swapping the 50% of Tequila Don Julio held by Jose Cuervo for its Bushmills Irish whiskey brand and US$408m. Here is a closer look at Don Julio.


just the Facts - Top Ten Wine Brands in UK 24 Oct 2014

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Here, courtesy of Nielsen, is a list of the top ten wine brands in the UK off-trade for the year to 11 October.


just the Facts - Casa Noble Tequila 13 Aug 2014

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Earlier today, Constellation Brands announced it is branching out into Tequila with the acquisition of Casa Noble . Here just-drinks takes a more detailed look at the brand:


just the Facts - Diageo in the US 30 May 2014

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Yesterday (29 May), Diageo announced its intention to spend US$115m on a new whiskey distillery in the US. Here, we look at the company's existing production footprint in the country.


just The Facts - Drambuie 22 May 2014

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The owner of Drambuie today (22 May) confirmed that the liqueur is up for sale. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the brand.


just The Facts - Carlsberg's Tuborg brand 19 May 2014

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Carlsberg today launched a new campaign for its Tuborg beer as it targets 18- to 22-year-olds, particularly in Eastern Europe. Here's just-drinks takes a look at the lager brand and its position in the global market.


just the Facts - Emperador Inc 9 May 2014

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After months of speculation, a buyer for Scotch whisky producer Whyte & Mackay finally emerged today (9 May). Philippines-based Emperador Inc has agreed to acquire the business from Diageo-controlled United Spirits for GBP430m (US$729m). Here, just-drinks offers a more detailed look at Emperador:


just the Facts - Kenwood Vineyards 24 Apr 2014

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Earlier today (24 April), Pernod Ricard announced its intention to acquire Kenwood Vineyards in the US. Here's a look at some facts and figures on Kenwood.


just the Facts - Top 10 Australian Wine Export Markets by Volume, Value 16 Apr 2014

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Earlier today (16 April) Wine Australia released a report on category exports in the 12 months to the end of March. Here we detail the top 10 markets by volume and value and how they performed:


just the Facts - Ireland's Whiskey Distilleries 9 Apr 2014

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Earlier today, the Irish Whiskey Association came into being. Here, courtesy of the new trade body, is a map of Ireland's whiskey distilleries.


just the Facts - Pernod Ricard's Becherovka 3 Apr 2014

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Earlier this week, reports broke that Pernod Ricard is looking to sell its Becherovka Czech liqueur brand. Here's a list of facts about Becherovka.


just the Facts - Top US Craft Brewers in 2013 31 Mar 2014

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Earlier today (31 March), US trade body The Brewers Association released a list of the largest craft brewers in the country in volume terms. Here is a list of the top 50.


just the Facts - Top US Brewers in 2013 31 Mar 2014

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Earlier today (31 March), US trade body The Brewers Association released a list of the largest brewers in the country in volume terms.


just the Facts - Spirits Acquisition Multiples, 2001 to Present Day 16 Jan 2014

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Eyebrows rose earlier this week at the US$16bn that Suntory is set to pay for Beam Inc. At 20 times the company's EBITDA, the transaction is at the more expensive end of the scale. Here, courtesy of analysts at Nomura, we list the multiples of spirits purchases this Century.


just the Facts – Casks from the Cooperage 15 Jan 2014

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Greetings from Jerez in southern Spain, the home of the Sherry industry. I'm here with Edrington to learn about the importance of Sherry casks to the producers of Scotch whisky.


just the Facts - Budejovicky Budvar 30 Oct 2013

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This week, just-drinks is in Czech, visiting Budejovicky Budvar. Ahead of an interview with the brewer's general director, which will run next week, here are some facts about the firm, its home town, its facilities, and its brands.


just the Facts - Tilaknagar Industries 8 Aug 2013

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Earlier this week, Tilaknagar Industries posted its Q1 results. At the same time, local reports suggested that Suntory and Pernod Ricard are both considering making a move to buy a 15% to 20% stake in the Indian spirits firm.


just the Facts - SABMiller in Asia Pacific 18 Jul 2013

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SABMiller presented its current thoughts on its Asia-Pacific unit at a seminar in London yesterday (17 July). Here, just drinks takes a closer look at the company's businesses in the region:

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