18 April 2013
Earlier today, SABMiller released a full-year trading update, reporting a 7% rise in organic group sales. Here just-drinks take a more detailed look at sales performance by region:
12 March 2013
Miller Brewing Company has accused Molson Coors of missing targets by as much as a quarter as the SABMiller subsidiary battles to regain control of its brands in Canada, according to a report.
8 March 2013
Here are the ten most viewed, subscriber-only items on just-drinks this week:
5 March 2013
SABMiller can boost its performance in Canada by breaking away from Molson Coors and upping its marketing efforts in the country, according to an industry monitoring company.
4 March 2013
All relationships have their ups and downs. And, when it comes to business relationships, you can expect more than your fair share of frosty moments. But, the news that Molson Coors is suing SABMiller’s Canadian subsidiary Miller Brewing Company (MBC) has raised eyebrows even among seasoned industry observers.
1 March 2013
The top ten stories published on just-drinks last week:
28 February 2013
Molson Coors has defended its record over selling Miller brands in Canada and said it will “strongly defend” its rights to keep distributing them in the country.
27 February 2013
Molson Coors and Miller Brewing Company are heading for a legal showdown in Canada after the SABMiller subsidiary said it is terminating a licence agreement between the two.
10 January 2013
Bacardi has recruited a former employee of Miller Brewing Company as its chief communications & corporate affairs officer.
4 January 2013
Anheuser-Busch InBev lost fewer sales than its main US brewing rivals in the lead up to Christmas as overall sales in the beer market dropped 1.4%, new Nielsen figures reveal.
13 July 2012
Twitter has launched a new age-screening tool, aimed at bringing uniformity to the system for drinks firms.
23 April 2012
Earlier today, SABMiller announced that chief executive Graham Mackay will stand down next year. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the major events during Mackay's tenure.
5 April 2012
Constellation Brands is looking to extend the beer offerings from its Crown Imports joint-venture in 2012.
8 February 2012
Heineken has appointed Brian Fried as VP of sales for the Western division of its US business.
23 December 2011
The US arm of Heineken has finally confirmed a replacement sales VP for its central region.
29 June 2011
SABMiller has promoted its head of mergers and acquisitions, Domenic De Lorenzo, to its executive committee.
27 April 2011
MillerCoors has announced that its CEO, Leo Kiely, will retire and be replaced by the brewer's current president and chief commercial officer, Tom Long.
7 October 2010
MillerCoors has confirmed a sponsorship deal for the unit's Miller Lite beer brand with the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer tournament in North and Latin America.
5 May 2010
Anheuser-Busch InBev will replace rival brewer MillerCoors as the official beer sponsor for the National Football League in the US.
16 February 2010
You wouldn’t think the normally jovial Leo Kiely akin to a harbinger of doom. Yet for the veteran US beer man, who in 1993 joined Coors and today heads the energetic efforts of an increasingly muscular MillerCoors, times have never been tougher, writes Larry Nelson.
31 July 2009
SABMiller has credited the beer markets of Africa and Asia for keeping its volume sales level in its latest quarter.
2 February 2009
The Miller Brewing Company aired a one-second advert in the US during coverage of the Super Bowl yesterday (1 February) for its Miller beer brand.
18 December 2008
The brewing sector has seen steady consolidation in recent years and 2008 was certainly no exception. Olly Wehring reviews a year which began with the protracted takeover of S&N by Heineken and Carlsberg and later saw InBev’s colossal $52bn acquisition of Anheuser-Busch.
1 December 2008
The Pepsi Bottling Group has appointed Eric Llopis as senior vice president and chief strategy officer, as the bottler enters a period of reorganisation.
31 October 2008
MillerCoors has selected the location for its new headquarters in the city of Chicago.
21 July 2008
Coors Brewing Co. has confirmed the transfer of several of its properties in the US to MillerCoors.
16 July 2008
MillerCoors has picked Chicago as the location for its headquarters, with the city pipping Dallas to house the joint venture.
25 June 2008
Miller Brewing Company has told US distributors that it will roll out its low-calorie MGD 64 nationwide this autumn.
17 June 2008
Republican Gov. Matt Blunt has sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission, saying he is “opposed to the buyout” of Anheuser-Busch to Belgian brewer InBev.
9 June 2008
Brewing giants SABMiller and Molson Coors have revealed the executive team for their US venture.