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just the Facts - Diageo and India 25 Sep 2012

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Earlier today (25 September), Diageo confirmed that it is seeking to buy a stake in UB Group's United Spirits division in India. Here's a look at the Indian alcoholic drinks landscape and Diageo's current position in it.


just The Facts - Imported Beer Consumption 20 Sep 2012

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How loyal are beer drinkers to domestic brews? The latest annual British Beer & Pub Association statistical handbook, published this month, reveals some interesting figures on which countries consume the most imported beer. Here's a few highlights...


just The Facts - Bourbon 7 Sep 2012

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September marks the sixth National Bourbon Heritage Month. Here, courtesy of Beam Inc and Kentucky Distillers' Association, are some facts on the US spirit, including its strict definition.


just The Facts - AG Barr 5 Sep 2012

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Here, courtesy of analysts Canaccord Genuity, is a snapshot of UK soft drinks company AG Barr.


just The Facts - Pernod Ricard 30 Aug 2012

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Here, courtesy of analysts UBS, is a snapshot of the French wine & spirits group, Pernod Ricard.


just The Facts - Heineken 29 Aug 2012

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Here, courtesy of analysts UBS, is a snapshot of the Dutch brewer, Heineken.


just The Facts - High-sugar beverages 22 Jun 2012

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On Wednesday, the American Medical Association, the largest association of medical doctors in the US, voted on a proposal to support a tax on high-sugar beverages. Here, just-drinks looks at some of the findings of the report into the effects of a sugar tax and the use of sugar substitutes in low- and zero calorie sodas.


just the Facts - New Zealand's Wine Harvest 2012 18 Jun 2012

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Late last week, New Zealand Winegrowers released details of this year's wine harvest in the country. Here's a closer look at some of the numbers.


just the Facts - Scotch Whisky 28 May 2012

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This week, Pernod Ricard is hosting members of the media and the analyst community in Scotland for two days as it presents a capital markets day on Wednesday (30 May). Ahead of the trip, just-drinks looks at the Scotch whisky market globally.


just The Facts - Cachaça and Diageo 28 May 2012

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Earlier today (28 May), Diageo confirmed it will pay BRL900m (US$453.9m) for the Ypióca cachaça brand in Brazil from Ypióca Agroindustrial Limitada. Here, just-drinks looks at some of the figures that prompted Diageo to jump into the market for cachaça, Brazil's best-selling spirit.


just The Facts - Minimum pricing on alcohol in Scotland 18 May 2012

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On Monday, the Scottish government confirmed it will set a minimum price of GBP0.50 (US$0.80) per unit of alcohol.


just the Facts - The 2012 Harris Poll EquiTrend 25 Apr 2012

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Earlier this week, Harris Interactive released its annual study of brand health for beverages in the US.


just The Facts - SABMiller CEO, Graham Mackay - The Highlights 23 Apr 2012

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Earlier today, SABMiller announced that chief executive Graham Mackay will stand down next year. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the major events during Mackay's tenure.


just The Facts – Russian Standard and Central Eastern Distribution 23 Apr 2012

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Earlier today (23 April), Russian Standard finally got the okay to up its stake in Central European Distribution Corporation. The move, which could cost Russian Standard up to US$310m, could see the firm hold up to 28% of CEDC. Here, just-drinks breaks down the full terms of the tie-up.


just The Facts - Champagne Exports 2011 28 Feb 2012

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The US and emerging markets helped global Champagne sales to survive dips in the sparkling wine's biggest markets in 2011. Here, just-drinks brings you key stats on where the corks were popping.


just The Facts - California wine grape crush 14 Feb 2012

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Following news that shows California's wine grape prices have hit record highs, just-drinks brings you key data behind the story.


just The Facts - US Spirits: Irish Whiskey Outsells Single Malt Scotch 2 Feb 2012

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There can't be too many key spirits markets where Irish whiskey outsells single malt Scotch, but the US has just become one. Here, just-drinks brings you some key facts from the 2011 sales figures for spirits in the US.


just The Facts - Sports and energy drinks in Brazil 27 Jan 2012

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Red Bull is to expand in Brazil by building a production facility in the country. Here, just-drinks looks at Brazil's thirst for energy and sport drinks.


just The Facts - Top Ten Cognac Markets 17 Jan 2012

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Cognac exports reached new records in volume and value in 2011. Here are the biggest markets by volume.


just the Facts - PepsiCo M&A Activity since 2006 17 Nov 2011

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According to a report in the New York Post yesterday (16 November), PepsiCo is working on two major acquisitions, in addition to examining the possibility of a business split.


just The Facts - Cassava 1 Nov 2011

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Following SABMiller's decision to produce a beer using cassava in Mozambique, just-drinks brings you the basics on what cassava is.


just The Facts - Debt to GDP in Europe 18 Oct 2011

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As the Eurozone debt crisis enters a critical stage, just-drinks has collated European Commission data on the extent of Government debt as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP).


just the Facts - The World's Top Drinks Brands 5 Oct 2011

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Consultancy group Interbrands has published its list of the top 100 brands in the world by value this week. Here, just-drinks picks out the best performers from the drinks sector.


just the Facts - Beer Consumption in Europe 30 Sep 2011

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Consumers across Europe are consuming less beer, putting pressure on big brewers amid tough economic conditions. Here, just-drinks brings you stats on how per capita consumption has changed in each country between 2008 and 2010.


just the Facts - The Sazerac Co 29 Sep 2011

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Pernod Ricard-controlled Corby Distilleries yesterday (28 September) announced that it has agreed to sell a raft of non-core spirits brands and a production facility in Canada to The Sazerac Co for US$32.9m. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at Sazerac.


just the Facts - Scotch Whisky Exports in H1 13 Sep 2011

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Exports of Scotch whisky rose by 22% in value and 19% in volume in the first half of 2011. Here, just-drinks brings you a data display to show the largest markets for Scotch around the world.


just the Facts - Soft drinks in Indonesia 16 Aug 2011

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The Coca-Cola Co said this morning (16 August) that the company is looking to invest long-term in Indonesia.


just The Facts - Consumer Drinks Prices Across Europe 29 Jun 2011

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Where is the most expensive place to eat and drink in Europe? Here, just-drinks brings you fresh figures from the European Commission that compare consumer prices for alcohol and soft drinks by country.


just The Facts - Diageo and ShuiJingFang 27 Jun 2011

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Diageo has been cleared for a tilt at one of China's leading producers of super premium white spirit, ShuiJingFang. Here, we summarise the mechanics of the deal and look at China's white spirits market.


just The Facts - Russia beer market shares 17 Jun 2011

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Brewers in Russia have faced a difficult period, with beer consumption in the country falling back to 2006 levels. Here, just-drinks shows you what has happened to the big players' market shares.

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