Global Cachaca Insights

This all-new report aims to deliver the most vital cachaca category insights in an easy-to-use package. Our experienced drinks industry specialists have summarised the global market conditions for this evolving category.

just the Research

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June 2014 Management Briefing - Environmental Sustainability in the Soft Drinks Sector

In this, the second of just-drinks' four-part briefing on environmental sustainability in the drinks industry, Ben Cooper turns his attention to the soft drinks sector.

The just-drinks Interview: Dr Mehmood Khan, PepsiCo chief scientific officer

Last month, editor Olly Wehring spoke with Dr Mehmood Khan, chief scientific officer at PepsiCo. In part one of this interview, Khan discusses the changing role of Research & Development in recent years, and where R&D sits in the company's armoury.

Beverage Industry Insights

A-B InBev head seeks Rita balance for Budweiser

Anheuser-Busch InBev's CEO has said Budweiser's market share in the US “remains an issue” but that the Rita extensions can balance the brand...

Focus - Diageo's FY Performance by Region, Brand

Today, Diageo reported a drop in full-year profits and sales as problems in emerging markets took their toll. Here just-drinks takes a look...

A-B InBev's Q2 & H1 Performance by Region

Today, Anheuser-Busch InBev reported a rise in first-half group sales and net profits. Here just-drinks takes a look at the brewer's perform...

Will Celtic Cider Ban Strip Shirt From C&C Group?

It's only been a matter of weeks since the FIFA World Cup ended, but already it seems that the goals, the glories and the glut of tournament...

Molson Coors CEO exit - Mega-Merger on hold?

Can anything be read into Peter Swinburn's decision to step down as Molson Coors' CEO in relation to a merger between SABMiller and Anheuser...

Round-Up - The ICAP Digest - July 2014

Once a month, the International Center for Alcohol Policies (ICAP), which covers alcohol policies worldwide, looks at what's going on in-mar...

Drinks Industry News

Diageo writes down Shuijingfang value by GBP264m

James Wilmore | 31 Jul 14

Diageo has written down the value of baijiu maker Shuijingfang, of which it has a 39.7% stake, by GBP264m (US$446.2m) as sales of the white spirit have fallen sharply in the face of China's anti-extravagance measures.

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Liz Hague | 30 Jul 14

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PepsiCo appoints W Europe, S Africa Tropicana GM

Stuart Todd | 29 Jul 14

PepsiCo has appointed Bruno Thévenin to the newly-created post of general manager of Western Europe & South Africa (WESA) for its Tropicana fruit juice brand.

Recent News - (Updated: 6:04pm 31 Jul 2014)

Diageo writes down Shuijingfang value by GBP264m

A-B InBev H1 profits, sales up

Weak emerging markets hamper Diageo in FY

Cott Corp sees H1 loss as sales slip

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Bud Light Apple-Ahhh-Rita

Boston Beer Co's H1 sales, profits up

Remy Cointreau names liqueurs & spirits CEO

MillerCoors' Blue Moon Cinnamon Horchata Ale

Beverage Industry Interviews

just the Answer: Te Pa Family Vineyards owner, Haysley MacDonald 29 Jul 14

Andy Morton

The owner of Te Pa Family Vineyards, Haysley MacDonald, and his head wine maker, Liam McElhinney, have been making waves in New Zealand with their fresh approach to wine making. This month, just-drinks met them during a trip to London to hear how their agricultural backgrounds have shaped the business and why consolidation in Marlborough will only go so far.

The just-drinks Interview: Dr Mehmood Khan, PepsiCo chief scientific officer, global research & development - Part II 22 Jul 14

Olly Wehring

Last week, we published the first part of our interview with Dr Mehmood Khan, chief scientific officer at PepsiCo and head of global research & development. Here, in the second and final part, Dr Khan gives us a tour of the inner workings of PepsiCo's R&D approach and defines success and failure for his department.

just the Answer: Australian Vintage's CEO, Neil McGuigan 17 Jul 14

James Wilmore

Neil McGuigan, Australian Vintage's CEO, is not a man short of words. The affable, 55 year-old Aussie, who has been in charge for four years and is part of the family that started the company, is happy to tell it like it is on most subjects. Here, just-drinks' deputy editor, James Wilmore, talks to McGuigan about the state of the global wine market, the company's plans to get back into the US and the on-going tribulations at rival Treasury Wine Estates

just-drinks Blog

I've got the brains, you've got the water. Let's make lots of money

Olly Wehring | 30 Jul 14

Do you have a water source in your garden? By which, I mean a spring, rather than an outside tap.

The just-drinks Weekly Round-Up

Olly Wehring | 28 Jul 14

Here's a round-up of the top stories on just-drinks last week, featuring PepsiCo and Coca-Cola Co, Castel, Molson Coors and the cachaca sector.

The real stars behind supermarkets' Scotch success

Andy Morton | 25 Jul 14

There was a big focus on supermarkets and their Scotch offerings this week when a couple of own-brand malts scooped top awards at the International Wines and Spirits Competition (IWSC).

Beverage Hot Issues

Round-Up - PepsiCo's H2 Results 2014

In July, PepsiCo released its first-half results for 2014. Here's the full round-up of just-drinks' coverage.

Round-Up - The Coca-Cola Co's H2 Results 2014

In July, The Coca-Cola Co released its first-half results for 2014. Here's the full round-up of just-drinks' coverage.

Round-Up - Pernod Ricard Capital Markets Day 2014

This week, Pernod Ricard hosted analysts and media at its annual Capital Markets Day, at the Jameson distillery in Ireland. Here's a round-up of just-drinks' coverage from the event.

Round-Up - London Wine Fair 2014

The London Wine Fair returned to London Olympia this week after an absence of 12 years. Here, just-drinks offers a round-up of our full coverage of the event.

Drinks Market Research

Beer Market Insights China

Beer Market Insights China

The Beer Market Insight China report contains detailed brand, distribution and packaging data and analysis across the Chinese beer market for 2013. Brand and packaging volume data is available whilst value data is also available for distribution data. Text analysis reveals the drivers behind the data... Read more

Published: June 2014 - ($14815.00)

Global gin insights

Published: June 2014 - ($1800.00)

Global cachaca insights

Published: July 2014 - ($1300.00)

The IWSR Domestic Volume Report 2014 - UK

Published: May 2014 - ($2627.79)

The IWSR Domestic Volume Report 2014 - Russia

Published: May 2014 - ($2627.79)

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