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The global tailwinds behind Heineken - Analysis

When Constellation Brands announced the purchase of Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits, analysts purred over the Californian craft brewer's plu...

Heineken's Q1 Performance by Region - Focus

Today, Heineken reported a lift in volumes in the first three months of this year. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the group's perf...


Olly Wehring | 19 Apr 2016

On Wednesday, Heineken will release its results for the first quarter of 2016. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance in the three months to the end of March


Andy Morton | 17 Mar 2016

It takes a lot for Heineken to meddle with its hard-won brand equity. So when it does, it's worth paying attention to the reasons why.


Andy Morton | 3 Mar 2016

The first round of musical chairs sparked by Anheuser-Busch InBev's takeover of SABMiller is nearing its end.


Lucy Britner | 12 Feb 2016

Yesterday, Heineken posted a solid set of full-year numbers. That's good news for the brewer, of course, but it always begs the question: Can the company keep it up?

Latest Interviews

Olly Wehring | 28 Sep 2015

The Rugby World Cup is just over one week old and the event is dominating the television, radio and newspapers here in the UK. As one of the event's headline sponsors, Heineken hopes that this level of interest will continue, right through to the final on 31 October. Earlier today, just-drinks spoke to Heineken's global activation director, Hans Erik Tuijt, about the brewer's activities in and around the tournament, the balance of power between television and digital marketing and whether the host nation's continued presence in the event actually matters.


Olly Wehring | 9 Mar 2015

This week, just-drinks welcomes Fiona Curtin, the senior innovation manager at Heineken's division in Ireland and a just-drinks subscriber.

Latest News

Olly Wehring | 29 Apr 2016

Competitive issues among the world's larger brewers may result in a private equity company leading the race for SABMiller's assets in Central & Eastern Europe, an analyst has told just-drinks.


Andy Morton | 29 Apr 2016

Heineken has unveiled a UK marketing campaign for John Smith's Golden Ale alongside football commentator and former Wales captain Robbie Savage.


Andy Morton | 25 Apr 2016

Heineken has launched its Heineken Light brand into Europe for the first time.


Andy Morton | 20 Apr 2016

Heineken's global volumes jumped 11% in the first quarter of the year as the strong New Year in China and Vietnam stoked performance.


Andy Morton | 12 Apr 2016

Heineken is to overhaul its Tecate brand as the major brewers vie for dominance in the US's fast-growing Mexican beer market.


Jagdish Kumar | 7 Apr 2016

Heineken has appointed equity sales specialist JM Financial in India, as it continues to increase its stake in the country's beer market leader, United Breweries.


Olly Wehring | 24 Mar 2016

Heineken has lined up a cricket sponsorship deal in the UK for its Foster's brand, with the beer acquiring 'official lager' status with the England & Wales Cricket Board.


Olly Wehring | 22 Mar 2016

Heineken has released details of a cherry blossom & red fruit flavoured expression of its Strongbow hard cider brand in the US.


Andy Morton | 21 Mar 2016

Heineken's head brewer has said making a good alcohol-free beer is the "ultimate challenge" for beer companies, but stopped short of confirming one for its Heineken brand.


Andy Morton | 17 Mar 2016

Heineken has unveiled its latest weapon in the quest for flavour - a new lager under its namesake brand that focusses on yeast.


Andy Morton | 4 Mar 2016

Heineken has launched a blueberry flavour Bulmers cider into the UK on-trade.


Andy Morton | 3 Mar 2016

Heineken is to sell Desperados in specially-made two-thirds pint glasses as it takes the 5.9% spirit-beer on-draught in the UK.


Lucy Britner | 1 Mar 2016

Heineken has launched a global marketing campaign for its namesake lager brand, featuring actor Benicio Del Toro.


Andy Morton | 24 Feb 2016

Heineken is keeping an eye on Nigeria as currency turmoil makes it harder for the company to get money out of the country.


Lucy Britner | 24 Feb 2016

Heineken's US division has partnered with actor Patrick Stewart to launch a television campaign for its Strongbow Hard Apple Ciders. 


Lucy Britner | 17 Feb 2016

Heineken USA has said it will return Red Stripe production to Jamaica. 


Lucy Britner | 11 Feb 2016

Heineken has signalled plans to roll out Californian craft beer Lagunitas beyond its US heartland, this year. 


Olly Wehring | 10 Feb 2016

Heineken has reported a near-7% lift in sales from 2015, with the brewer hailing a "strong performance" in the year.


Andy Morton | 1 Feb 2016

Jose Cuervo has launched so-called "sipping" Tequila Jose Cuervo Tradicional Reposado in South Africa.


Andy Morton | 25 Jan 2016

Kirin's Australian unit, Lion, has discontinued its draught beer system Tap King in another blow for attempts to induce consumer demand for at-home kegs. 


Andy Morton | 22 Jan 2016

United Breweries has launched Kingfisher Buzz as it targets Bacardi's dominance in India's RTD market.


Andy Morton | 20 Jan 2016

Heineken has appointed a managing director for its UK Star Pubs & Bars unit as it increases focus on its managed bars portfolio.

Latest blogs

Andy Morton | 12 Apr 2016

You would be forgiven for thinking that the US cider boom is over. Sales growth of as much as 90% in the past few years has shrunk to double figures.


Lucy Britner | 15 Jan 2016

Women don't get drunk - and certainly not on Heineken.

Company research

Heineken N.V. : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Analysis

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Heineken UK Limited: Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile & SWOT Analysis

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Heineken Italia SpA in Alcoholic Drinks (Italy)

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During 2014, Heineken Italia celebrated its fortieth year of operations in the country, issuing a sustainability report which listed all of its achievements between 2008 and 2013....

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