24 May 2013
SABMiller has delivered a strong set of full-year results but problems loom, such as pressure on Miller Lite in the US loom, an analyst has warned.
20 May 2013
This month, Tom Vierhile from Datamonitor considers the recent swathe of NPD in the shandy - or radler - sub-category.
22 April 2013
Brewers in Australia are urging the Government to follow the UK's lead by taking action on beer duty, according to local reports.
18 April 2013
SABMiller has said that its latest fiscal full-year performed in line with expectations, as sales delivered a year-on-year increase of 7% in value terms.
15 April 2013
Treasury Wine Estates is looking to buy vineyards in cooler areas as the impact of climate change takes effect, the company's CEO has revealed.
4 April 2013
Last month, Chris Losh was one of the experts on just-drinks' ‘state of the industry’ webinar. While the webinar looked at the drinks industry as a whole, Chris thinks the results provide plenty of food for thought for the wine companies of this world.
15 March 2013
The head of Treasury Wine Estates' Penfolds wine brand has left the company with “immediate effect” after a year in the role, the company has confirmed.
14 March 2013
Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) has confirmed it has pulled the brand Victoria Pale Lager as it steps its focus on reviving Victoria Bitter.
5 March 2013
Cargills (Ceylon) has agreed a deal with Carlton United Brewers (CUB) to brew and distribute Foster's in Sri Lanka.
28 February 2013
Treasury Wine Estates has posted a marked fall in net profits for the first half of its fiscal year, with sales also slipping in the period.
7 February 2013
Heineken's Foster’s Radler
4 February 2013
Bacardi has appointed a former Foster's Group and Diageo executive as its new chief marketing officer.
30 January 2013
Bibendum Wines is to distribute Treasury Wine Estates' Penfolds label in the UK from next month.
22 January 2013
SABMiller has posted a jump in third-quarter sales despite bad weather in China that saw its volumes in the country dip.
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.
19 December 2012
Carlsberg has appointed a former Accolade Wines executive as its new UK sales director.
30 November 2012
SABMiller subsidiary, SABMiller Holdings, has completed the pricing of a seven-year bond issue in the Euro market, to repay debt from the group's acquisition of Foster's Group.
23 November 2012
It was business as usual for SABMiller in yesterday's (22 November) first-half results - growth in its high-exposure emerging markets outpacing declines in more established corners of the globe equalling a healthy jump in profits.
22 November 2012
SABMiller has sounded a note of caution for its fiscal full-year, as it posted a healthy lift in profits for the first half.
22 November 2012
SABMiller is using innovation to drive Europe volumes in the hope that higher margin products can reverse declining profits from the region, the company has revealed.
20 November 2012
SABMiller will release its second-quarter and half-year results on Thursday (22 November). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the highs and lows for the brewer in the three months to the end of September.
1 November 2012
Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) has strengthened its foothold in Marlborough by taking full control of contract winemaker Rapaura Vintners.
22 October 2012
Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) says it expects its first-half earnings to fall by around 20%, but full-year profits should recover to mid single-digits.
19 October 2012
This third - and penultimate - part of October's management briefing, looking at the logistics landscape, shines the light on Asia Pacific.
18 October 2012
Europe proved a rare bright spot in SABMiller's first-half results as volumes in key markets went limp, analysts have said.
18 October 2012
SABMiller's first-half financial performance has come in “in line with our expectations”, the company has said, as global volumes climbed by 9% over the year prior.
7 September 2012
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7 September 2012
Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has completed its takeover of a former Foster's Group Pacific Islands brewery and distillery for AUD58m (US$60m).
5 September 2012
SABMiller has called time on the current formula for its Victoria Bitter brand in Australia, after the beer lost its market leadership status earlier this year.
4 September 2012
In his latest column, Ray Rowlands, of independent research agency Drinksinfo, looks at the soft drinks market in Australia: a sector in a country that many had previously thought could ride out the global economic downturn.