21 October 2013
Heineken will report its third-quarter and year-to-date results on Wednesday (23 October). Here just-drinks takes a look at the company's highs and lows in the three months to the end of September.
20 August 2013
Earlier today (20 August), Danish multi-category drinks group Royal Unibrew confirmed it has been given the regulatory green light to acquire Heineken's Finnish brewery, Hartwall. Here just-drinks takes a look at Royal Unibrew's business as it ups its footprint.
20 August 2013
Denmark's Royal Unibrew has gained regulatory approval for its EUR470m (US$613m) acquisition of Heineken's Finnish unit, Hartwall, with the deal set to complete soon.
19 August 2013
Heineken will release a first-half trading update on Wednesday (21 August). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the Dutch brewer's highs and lows in the three months to the end of June, and recent financial results:
11 July 2013
Heineken is to sell Hartwall to Denmark's Royal Unibrew for EUR470m (US$613m) in a deal expected to close before the end of the year.
11 July 2013
Heineken's Bulgarian unit, Zagorka, has appointed a new marketing manager.
9 March 2012
Royal Unibrew has said that it remains upbeat going into 2012 after a strong rise in profits and market share gains in 2011.
30 November 2011
Royal Unibrew has said that it is satisfied with the first nine months of its fiscal year, with lower costs offsetting a drop in net beer sales.
25 August 2011
A focus on cost control and high efficiency boosted Royal Unibrew's profits in the first half of the year.
6 June 2011
Asia Pacific Breweries has acquired around 98% of Solomon Breweries for approximately SGD21.5m (US$17.5m).
20 May 2011
Asia Pacific Breweries has signed a deal to acquire Solomon Breweries for approximately SGD22m (US$17.8m).
21 March 2011
Royal Unibrew has completed the merger of its Polish unit with Van Pur brewery group in the country.
9 March 2011
Lower production costs and fewer charges have helped Royal Unibrew to report its highest full-year profits in at least five years, despite a dip in beer sales.
17 September 2010
Royal Unibrew has called an emergency general meeting to seek approval for the appointment of a new chairman.
1 September 2010
Danish brewer Royal Unibrew has raised its full-year sales and profits guidance after performing better than expected in the first half of 2010.
29 April 2010
Royal Unibrew has said it expects full-year earnings to hit the top end of its guidance range after a better-than-expected first quarter of 2010.
14 December 2009
Royal Unibrew, the Denmark-based brewer, has lowered full-year profits guidance after raising DKK400m (US$78.6m) via a share rights issue.
9 November 2009
Royal Unibrew, the Danish brewer, reported an improvement in earnings for the first nine months of the year, despite a fall in sales.
9 November 2009
Royal Unibrew, the privately held Danish brewer, has announced that Peter Ryttergaard will be its new chief financial officer.
13 August 2009
Royal Unibrew, the Danish brewer, is to sell its shares in its Dominica, St. Vincent and Antigua breweries to Cerveceria Nacional Dominicana (CND) in a bid to reduce its debt.
3 June 2009
Royal Unibrew, the Danish brewer, has received approval from competition authorities to sell its Koszalin brewery in Poland to local beer group Van Pur.
30 April 2009
Royal Unibrew, the Danish brewer, has reported a 8% drop in net sales for the first quarter due to heavy declines in Eastern Europe.
27 March 2009
Danish brewer Royal Unibrew has sold its Koszalin brewery in Poland to Polish brewer Van Pur, as part of a restructuring plan.
27 February 2009
Royal Unibrew has posted a significant drop in pre-tax profit for 2008, despite an increase in revenue.
21 November 2008
Royal Unibrew has more than halved its profit forecast for 2008, following a "disappointing" third quarter.
1 October 2008
The CEO of Danish brewer Royal Unibrew has resigned.
26 August 2008
Danish brewer Royal Unibrew has seen its profits drop into the red for its first half, hampered by re-structuring costs.
29 April 2008
Royal Unibrew has posted an increase in losses for the first quarter.
3 April 2008
Royal Unibrew has declined to comment on reports that it may be put up for sale at some point in the future.
8 January 2008
The head of Danish brewer Royal Unibrew has warned that rising commodity costs will continue to be a major issue for brewers around the world going forward.