23 May 2013
Diageo has extended the launch of its Guinness Black Lager to Canada, 19 months after it was unveiled in the US.
21 May 2013
Guinness is set to replace Greene King IPA as the 'official' beer of England Rugby.
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:
12 April 2013
The top ten stories published on just-drinks last week:
12 April 2013
Diageo has confirmed it plans to close one of its brewing-related plants in Ireland with the loss of 21 jobs.
11 April 2013
The third and final part of EurActiv's analysis of the European Union's alcohol harm reduction strategy focuses on the different positions being taken on different issues in different regions.
6 March 2013
This month, Larry Nelson is starting the celebration of the Reinheitsgebot a little early. Looking back, however, has prompted Larry to look forward and ask; what future for the ancient beer law?
26 February 2013
The head of Diageo' subsidiary East African Breweries Ltd (EABL) is leaving the company eight months after taking up the post.
18 January 2013
Diageo has launched the second part of its latest ad push for Guinness.
7 January 2013
Diageo has circumnavigated many years of work building up a spirits distribution network in India by buying a majority stake in United Spirits, according to a senior executive from one of the Indian group’s sister companies.
7 January 2013
Guinness Anchor Berhad (GAB) has appointed a former Heineken executive as its new managing director.
13 December 2012
Tennent Caledonian Breweries has lined up its Caledonia Best ale as the official beer of Scottish rugby.
7 December 2012
Diageo is to sponsor free public transport for London and Edinburgh's New Year's Eve revellers.
15 November 2012
Heineken has extended the launch of its Newcastle Winter IPA ahead of the holiday season.
13 November 2012
Diageo's Guinness Generous Ale
31 October 2012
Next week, Diageo will host its latest investor conference, this time covering Latin America & the Caribbean. Here is an overview of the company's presence in the region.
26 October 2012
Diageo CEO Paul Walsh has branded a proposal to ban drinks firms sponsoring sporting events in Ireland as "ridiculous", according to local reports.
1 October 2012
Diageo will today (1 October) launch an online preview of its latest ad campaign for Guinness.
20 September 2012
Many brands in the drinks industry rely on strong connections with their country of origin. James Boulton, creative and managing director of branding specialist Claessens International, discusses how brands can use their provenance to unlock the latent brand equity in their country of origin, and how this association can be kept fresh and relevant for the consumer.
30 August 2012
SABMiller has opened a US$100m brewery in Nigeria as it looks to boost its presence in the country's competitive beer market.
23 August 2012
Diageo has posted increases in sales and profits for its latest fiscal year, with the troubles in Southern Europe failing to hold back the emerging markets.
17 August 2012
Diageo has unveiled a new Guinness TV advert to launch the brand's fourth annual Arthur's Day celebrations.
10 July 2012
Diageo has confirmed that its vodka marketing director for Western Europe, Simon Breckon, has left the company, after less than year in the role.
6 July 2012
Diageo's president for Africa has admitted the company is "actively engaged" in dialogue with the South African government over proposed new alcohol legislation that includes a ban on advertising products.
18 June 2012
Lion has agreed to fully aquire Little World Beverages, adding to the 36% stake it already holds in the company.
14 June 2012
Lion has captured the brewing rights for Guinness and Kilkenny in Australia from its rival, SABMiller-owned Foster’s.
1 June 2012
This month, Pete Brown, fervent Twitterer, looks at the social media site and considers how the brewing world is talking to its consumers. If they're talking at all.
14 May 2012
Diageo is "reticent" over fully embracing Twitter as a marketing tool until the social media site has introduced age-gating, it revealed today (May 14).
3 May 2012
Diageo has confirmed a switch of CEOs between its East African Breweries Ltd (EABL) unit and Guinness Nigeria.
25 April 2012
Earlier this week, Harris Interactive released its annual study of brand health for beverages in the US.