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Analysis - SABMiller's Australian issues continue

SABMiller is still having problems in Australia with beer....

Focus - SABMiller's Q1 Performance by Region

Earlier today (24 July), SABMiller reported a 6% rise in first quarter sales. Here just-drinks takes a closer at the figures by region:...

just The Preview - SABMiller's Q1

On Thursday (24 July), SABMiller will give a trading update for its first quarter. The company also hosts its AGM on the same day. Here, jus...

Analysis - SABMiller to add bolt-ons in Africa?

SABMiller today (7 July) confirmed that is has offloaded its 40% stake in South African gaming, hotel and entertainment group Tsogo Sun Hold...

Latest Interviews

The just-drinks Interview - Portman Group CEO 23 May 2014

James Wilmore

Henry Ashworth has faced plenty of challenges since taking the reins at the Portman Group in 2011. Dealing with the fall-out from decisions by the group's independent complaints panel and the ever-agitating UK health lobby means life is rarely dull. Here, Ashworth talks to just-drinks' deputy editor James Wilmore about the watchdog's work, and a certain Scottish brewer.

Interview - MillerCoors' sales president 18 Feb 2014

James Wilmore

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

SABMiller Q1 sales up 6% 24 Jul 2014

James Wilmore

SABMiller has reported a 6% lift in first quarter sales, as a strong soft drinks performance offset slow growth for lager volumes.

SABMiller nets US$707m from Tsogo Sun share sale 18 Jul 2014

James Wilmore

SABMiller has earnt ZAR7.6bn (US$707m) through the placing of its ordinary shares in South African gaming, hotel and entertainment group Tsogo Sun Holdings.

C&C Group steps down as Portman Group funder 17 Jul 2014

James Wilmore

C&C Group has left UK drinks industry watchdog the Portman Group after three-and-a-half years as a paying member.

SABMiller loses trademark battle with craft brewer 16 Jul 2014

James Wilmore

SABMiller has told just-drinks it will not issue an appeal after losing a two-year trademark battle with an Australian craft brewer.

SABMiller hands permanent role to comms director 16 Jul 2014

Andy Morton

SABMiller has given a permanent post to its director of group communications and reputation after a four-month interim stint.

Latest blogs

SABMiller's video naughty 28 May 2014

Olly Wehring

Check out this nifty piece of video from SABMiller, in which the brewer offers the highlights of its full-year results, which were released last week.

Mexico's beer market under the spotlight 3 Jan 2014

James Wilmore

How are things shaping up in the beer battleground that is Mexico? CNN took a closer look at one of the world's biggest beer markets, by volume, where Anheuser-Busch InBev, through Grupo Modelo, and Heineken, through its 2010 acquisition FEMSA Cerveza, are dominant.

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