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SABMiller, Carlsberg, Heineken: Poland's beer itch

As the third-largest beer market in Europe, Poland plays a sizable part in the fortunes of three of the world's largest brewers. As market l...

just the Preview - SABMiller's Q1

SABMiller will release a first-quarter trading update on Thursday (23 July). Here, just-drinks looks back at the beer producer's activities...


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.


Sustainability in Drinks - Sugar: A Shared Priorit

Ben Cooper | 24 Jun 2015

Within the sustainable sourcing challenge for food and drinks producers, the focus on sugarcane is set to increase substantially over the coming years. Not only does sugarcane present daunting sustainability challenges, Ben Cooper writes, but as a key ingredient shared by two of the major beverage sectors it could present opportunities for collective industry engagement.


Analysis - SABMiller's LatAm aim? Drink more beer

Lucy Britner | 24 Jun 2015

Finding a way to get the people of Latin America to drink more beer is the latest challenge for SABMiller.


SABMiller baulks at lack of Brazil M&A

Olly Wehring | 22 Jun 2015

SABMiller has chosen a high-end positioning for its presence in Brazil over making an acquisition in the country.

Latest Interviews

Interview - SABMiller's Europe MD Sue Clark

James Wilmore | 4 Nov 2014

Sue Clark has spent the last two-and-a-half years heading up SABMiller's European business. It's been a tough introduction to the world of P&L, after ten years in a corporate affairs role. Here, just-drinks deputy editor James Wilmore speaks to Clark on how she manages the region, her aim to attract more women to beer and her intriguing hobby.


The just-drinks Interview - Portman Group CEO

James Wilmore | 23 May 2014

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.

Latest News

just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

Olly Wehring | 31 Jul 2015

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


Britvic appoints SABMiller's Dunn as CFO

Lucy Britner | 30 Jul 2015

Britvic has appointed SABMiller's Mathew Dunn to the role of chief financial officer.


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 27 July in...

Olly Wehring | 27 Jul 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


just the week in - Beer

Olly Wehring | 24 Jul 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 a While Ago - On 24 July in...

Olly Wehring | 24 Jul 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


SABMiller sees Q1 sales rise on flat volumes

Olly Wehring | 23 Jul 2015

SABMiller has flagged a "difficult" Europe and a "softer" China as hampering performance in its latest fiscal first-quarter.


just a While Ago - On 8 July in...

Olly Wehring | 8 Jul 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


SABMiller lines up De Lorenzo for vacent CFO post

Andy Morton | 8 Jul 2015

SABMiller is to install Domenic De Lorenzo as its permanent CFO five months after Jamie Wilson resigned from the post.


just a While Ago - On 6 July in...

Olly Wehring | 6 Jul 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


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 - Spirits & Wine

Olly Wehring | 3 Jul 2015

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


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.


just a While Ago - On 3 July in...

Olly Wehring | 3 Jul 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


NPD: United Breweries' Kingfisher Ultra Max

Rojita Tiwari | 3 Jul 2015

United Breweries has extended its premium beer brand Kingfisher Ultra’s portfolio by launching Kingfisher Ultra Max making it the most expensive strong beer (8% abv and above) in the country.


SABMiller takes to the sea for global Peroni push

Olly Wehring | 2 Jul 2015

SABMiller has unveiled the latest global advertising campaign for its Peroni Nastro Azzurro brand.


just a While Ago - On 30 June in...

Olly Wehring | 30 Jun 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


just a While Ago - On 29 June in...

Olly Wehring | 29 Jun 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

Lucy Britner | 26 Jun 2015

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


just the week in - Beer

Lucy Britner | 26 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 26 June in...

Olly Wehring | 26 Jun 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


just a While Ago - On 24 June in...

Olly Wehring | 24 Jun 2015

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...

Latest blogs

Season of goodwill? Not if you're the UK health lobby

James Wilmore | 15 Dec 2014

The UK health lobby is always very vocal on alcohol at this time of year, predictably so, and this year is no different.


The just-drinks Weekly Round-Up

Olly Wehring | 18 Nov 2014

Here's a round-up of the big stories on just-drinks last week, featuring Carlsberg, SABMiller, Campari, Monster Beverage Corp and the Australian wine industry.

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