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.
25 April 2013
It was five years ago this week that the brewing industry said its final farewell to Scottish & Newcastle. The UK-based company saw its shares cease trading on 25 April, 2008, after Carlsberg and Heineken teamed up to buy and then split up the firm.
12 March 2013
This second part of the management briefing for March looks at the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats for drinks companies in the area of logistics for drinks companies in Russia.
18 February 2013
Here's the third part of this month's management briefing, which looks at three of the world's largest brewers and their efforts in the environmental sustainability arena.
15 February 2013
Carlsberg will report its full-year and fourth-quarter results on Monday (18 February). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the highs and lows for the company in the three months to the end of December and performances in recent quarters.
21 December 2012
With Christmas fast approaching, it's the time of year when just-drinks takes its annual look back at the past 12 months. Between now and the end of the year we'll assess how the soft drinks, spirits, wine and bottled water sectors have fared in 2012. Up first, however, is beer and cider. just-drinks' deputy editor, James Wilmore, takes us through the highs and lows for the long alcoholic beverage (LAB) category.
18 December 2012
With the end of the year looming, just-drinks is running a series of 'Top Tens of the Year' in the run-up to Christmas. Here are the ten most read interviews on just-drinks in 2012.
4 December 2012
Earlier this year, just-drinks' managing editor, Olly Wehring, travelled to Russia with Carlsberg to learn about the brewer's plans for its Baltika division in the country. The unit, which produces the namesake range of beers, is the clear market-leader, but has had to struggle of late as the legislative environment has grown more hostile to alcoholic drinks. Having assumed the leadership of Baltika late last year, Isaac Sheps talked to just-drinks about what he found when he made the move, what he's battling against today, and what he wants in the future.
29 November 2012
Carlsberg has confirmed it has taken full ownership of Russia's largest brewer Baltika Breweries.
2 November 2012
Carlsberg will report its third-quarter and year-to-date results on Wednesday (7 November). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the highs and lows for the brewer in the three months to the end of September and its performance in recent quarters.
9 October 2012
Carlsberg Group and subsidiary Baltika Breweries are to spend RUB1bn (US$32m) on environmental projects in Russia.
20 September 2012
Carlsberg was keen to put on a show in Russia last week. The Danish company had invited the analyst community to its main Baltika brewery in St Petersburg and wanted to reassure folk that, despite recent travails in the country's beer market, the future looks bright for the market leader.
17 September 2012
Carlsberg is set to take full ownership of Baltika Breweries after the group announced it will begin a compulsory purchase of the remaining shares it does not already own in the Russian firm.
11 September 2012
Later this week, Carlsberg is hosting a Capital Markets Day in St Petersburg, Russia. Ahead of the day of presentations, trade visits and a brewery tour, here's a look at the lay of the land in Russia's beer market.
21 August 2012
Carlsberg has raised its stake in Baltika Breweries to 96.77%, bringing it closer to full ownership of the Russian company.
20 August 2012
The president of Heineken's Americas unit is joining the board of Scottish soft drinks maker AG Barr in a non-executive role.
15 August 2012
Carlsberg's first-half results were “mixed”, but analysts have been impressed with the brewer's performance in the difficult Russian market.
14 August 2012
Carlsberg will report its half-year and second-quarter results tomorrow (15 Aug). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the highs and lows for the brewer in the six months to the end of June.
20 July 2012
The top ten stories published on just-drinks last week:
17 July 2012
Carlsberg's attempt to buy up the remaining shares in Russia's Baltika Breweries has moved a step closer, following approval of the shares' delisting.
5 July 2012
The board of Baltika Breweries has recommended Carlsberg's offer to buy the outstanding shares in the Russian brewer.
13 June 2012
Carlsberg is investing RMB5bn (US$782m) in building a major new brewery in the south of China to take futher advantage of the world's biggest beer market.
1 June 2012
Carlsberg has taken a step closer to gaining 100% ownership of its Russian subsidiary Baltika Breweries after formally submitting a voluntary offer to shareholders.
18 April 2012
SABMiller will release its fourth-quarter and full-year trading statement tomorrow (19 April).
18 April 2012
Carlsberg has refused to be drawn on criticism from Heineken over the implementation of price increases on beer in Russia.
18 April 2012
The CFO of Heineken has taken another pot-shot at rival Carlsberg, claiming the Denmark-based brewer is not behaving like a market leader in the Russian beer market.
12 April 2012
Carlsberg is set to book a healthy gain in its next set of quarterly results, after selling off its former brewery site in Copenhagen.
6 March 2012
SABMiller has completed a deal to hand its Russian and Ukrainian beer operations to Anadolu Efes in exchange for a 24% in the Turkey-based brewer's global business.
1 March 2012
Carlsberg has confirmed that its CEO and CFO both had their salaries cut by almost a third last year, after the brewer saw its profits slip in 2011.
20 February 2012
Carlsberg faces an uphill battle to persuade analysts that it can rejuvenate its Russian beer business this year, following a tumultuous 2011.