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just the Facts

The key facts behind the latest news stories.

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

16 April 2014

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 April 2014

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 April 2014

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 March 2014

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 March 2014

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 January 2014

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 January 2014

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 October 2013

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 August 2013

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 July 2013

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:

just the Facts - World's Top 20 Most Valuable Drinks Brands

11 June 2013

A study, conducted by brand valuation agency Brand Finance, has ranked the world's biggest drinks brands by their value. We've compiled the top 20 into a table below:

just The Facts - Russian Standard's CEDC takeover

7 June 2013

On Wednesday, Russian Standard announced it had taken sole control of Central European Distribution Corporation (CEDC). Here we take a look at some of the facts and figures as a result of the deal:

just the Facts: Top Ten Fastest-Growing US Spirits Brands

17 May 2013

The ten fastest-growing spirits brands in the US ranked by percentage increase in volume in 2012 versus 2011:

just the Facts - Spirits Market Share in US by Category

17 May 2013

Here, courtesy of Euromonitor and Stifel, is a breakdown of market share of spirits in the US.

just the Facts - Diageo's Next CEO, Ivan Menezes

13 May 2013

Last week, Ivan Menezes was confirmed as Paul Walsh's successor as Diageo CEO. The 53 year-old, currently the group's chief operating officer, will replace Walsh in the top job on 1 July. Here just-drinks takes a look at India-born Menezes' career to date:

just the Facts - Gruppo Campari's Q1 by Region, Brands

13 May 2013

Earlier today (13 May), Gruppo Campari announced its results for the first three months of 2013. Here is a look at the results in the company's regions and from its main brands.

just the Facts - Anadolu Efes' Q1 performance by Sector, Region

9 May 2013

Yesterday, Turkish beer and soft drinks producer Anadolu Efes reported its figures for the first three months of 2013. Here, just-drinks looks at the company's performance by category and by region.

just The Facts - Carlsberg's Q1 Performance by Region

7 May 2013

Today (7 May), Carlsberg released its first-quarter results. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the company's performance by region.

just the Facts - Beam Inc's Q1 Performance by Brand, Region

2 May 2013

Earlier today, Beam Inc reported a jump in Q1 net profits on the back of a lift in sales. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the group's performance by brands and regions:

just the Facts - Anheuser-Busch InBev's Q1 Performance by Region, Brands

30 April 2013

Earlier today, Anheuser-Busch InBev reported a jump in Q1 net profits, but global sales and volumes were down. Here just-drinks takes a closer look at the group's performance by region and brands:

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