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Molson Coors' Q2 & H1 Performance by Region

Olly Wehring | 10 Aug 2015

Late last week, Molson Coors reported a marked fall in half-year net profits on a near-15% drop in sales. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the brewer’s Q2 & H1 performance by region:


Canada a game of two halves for Molson Coors

Lucy Britner | 7 Aug 2015

Negative ForEx movements may have impacted Molson Coor’s performance in Canada but the year is a game of two halves, according to Mark Hunter, president & CEO of the company.


SABMiller's Q1 Sales Performance by Region

Olly Wehring | 23 Jul 2015

In a trading update earlier today, SABMiller posted a 3% lift in group sales in its fiscal first quarter, as volumes held steady. Here we look at the three-month performance by region.


Rekorderlig Deal Sees Molson Coors Miss Out

Andy Morton | 6 Jul 2015

Not many business empires begin with a holiday to Peru. But that was the genesis of Chilli Marketing, which last week sold the UK rights of Swedish cider brand Rekorderlig to Molson Coors.

Latest Interviews

Interview - MillerCoors' Blue Moon brewmaster

Andy Morton | 9 Jun 2014

Keith Villa is the founder and head brewmaster of MillerCoors-owned Blue Moon Brewing Company, creator of the Belgium-style Blue Moon beer. During his visit to London last week, just-drinks sat down with the doctor of brewing to discuss quality issues in craft beer and what motivates him to experiment with bacon, peanut butter and chocolate. Villa also made clear why he considers Blue Moon a craft beer despite its corporate owners.


Interview - MillerCoors' sales president

James Wilmore | 18 Feb 2014

Last week, MillerCoors unveiled the biggest brand launch in its five-and-a-half year history: Miller Fortune, a beer designed to take on the spirits market. But, how will this strategy play out, and what else does the brewing JV have in store to rescue its flagging volumes? Here, in the first part of an exclusive two-part interview just-drinks deputy editor James Wilmore tackles the US firm's sales president, Ed McBrien.

Latest News

Craft beer "underdeveloped" in Australia - CCA

Andy Morton | 24 Aug 2015

The head of Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has praised her company's latest craft beer launch but warned the category in Australia remains “underdeveloped”.


MillerCoors sidesteps 'hard' root beer

Andy Morton | 18 Aug 2015

MillerCoors has said it has no plans to launch a “hard” root beer ahead of the roll out of a new alcoholic soda range.


just the week in - Beer

Olly Wehring | 14 Aug 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global beer & cider category. We are also running similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


just the week in - Beer

Olly Wehring | 7 Aug 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global beer & cider category. We are also running similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


Molson Coors sees 2015 travails continue in Q2

Olly Wehring | 7 Aug 2015

Molson Coors has seen its first-quarter troubles prevail, with sales and profits in the first half of 2015 continuing to struggle.


MillerCoors sees H1 profits rise, but sales flat

Lucy Britner | 6 Aug 2015

MillerCoors has reported a rise in first-half profits, despite static sales in the six-month period.


NPD: MillerCoors' Redd’s Wicked Black Cherry

Olly Wehring | 4 Aug 2015

The US joint-venture between Molson Coors and SABMiller has lined up the release of an extension to its flavoured-beer brand, Redd's.


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Olly Wehring | 3 Aug 2015

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Molson Coors takes Blue Moon to Canada

Olly Wehring | 29 Jul 2015

The Canadian unit of Molson Coors has lined up the roll-out of its Blue Moon brand in the country, under the name Belgian Moon.


just a While Ago - On 28 July in...

Olly Wehring | 28 Jul 2015

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MillerCoors changes CMOs with immediate effect

Olly Wehring | 3 Jul 2015

MillerCoors has expressed dissatisfaction at its recent performance as current chief marketing officer Andy England steps down to be replaced by David Kroll.


just the week in - Beer

Olly Wehring | 3 Jul 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global beer category. We are also running similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


Molson Coors launches Carling Zest campaign

Lucy Britner | 29 Jun 2015

Molson Coors is to launch a GBP500,000 (US$780,000) media campaign for its Carling Zest lager brand in the UK.


just a While Ago - On 26 June in...

Olly Wehring | 26 Jun 2015

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Carling readies UK football campaign

Lucy Britner | 24 Jun 2015

Molson Coors is to launch a GBP3.6m (US$5.7m) football promotion in the UK on- and off-trade for its Carling lager brand.


just the week in - Beer

Olly Wehring | 19 Jun 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global beer category. We are also running similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


just a While Ago - On 17 June in...

Olly Wehring | 17 Jun 2015

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just a While Ago - On 15 June in...

Olly Wehring | 15 Jun 2015

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Carling launches UK cider push

Lucy Britner | 15 Jun 2015

Molson Coors is to launch a GBP5.4m (US$8.4m) media campaign for its Carling British Cider brand.


just the week in - Beer

Olly Wehring | 12 Jun 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global beer category. We are also running similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


Molson Coors steps in for Staropramen in UK

Andy Morton | 10 Jun 2015

Molson Coors is to take over distribution of Staropramen in the UK after it agreed to cut short an agreement with current distributor Carlsberg.


Procter & Gamble exec joins Molson Coors board

Olly Wehring | 8 Jun 2015

Molson Coors has added a senior executive at Procter & Gamble to its board.

Latest blogs

Molson Coors' Beer Fridge - the gift that keeps on giving

James Wilmore | 2 Jul 2014

I predicted that the Molson Canadian beer fridge marketing concept had legs - and so it is proving.

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