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No Home Comfort for TWE as Bids Collapse 29 Sep 2014

It's an awkward moment in any relationship, bringing the object of your affections home for the first time.


Private-equity bids "over" - TWE head 29 Sep 2014

The head of Treasury Wine Estates (TWE), which announced earlier today the end of takeover talks with two private-equity groups, has said he doesn't expect the bidders to return to the negotiating table.


FIFA effect fizzles out for CCA 21 Aug 2014

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has admitted that its FIFA World Cup marketing failed to deliver expected sales boosts as consumers in Australia suffer “promotion fatigue”.


Treasury Wine Estates eyes US luxury acquisitions 21 Aug 2014

The CEO of Treasury Wine Estates has revealed the company would consider acquisitions of luxury wine assets in the US after admitting its portfolio in the segment is “underdeveloped”.


Amatil's H1 Performance by Region, Sector 20 Aug 2014

Earlier today, Coca-Cola Amatil reported its half-year results for 2014, revealing a 15.6% fall in net profits on flat sales. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the Sydney-based company's performance in the six-month period by region and sector.

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Asahi beer ad banned - video 13 Oct 2014

Asahi Premium Beverages has fallen foul of Australia's advertising authorities after a TV spot for its namesake beer brand was found to link alcohol with "social success".


Nudie readies Australian TV ad for Kids Nudie 9 Oct 2014

Australian juice company Nudie is set run the first television advert for its namesake range of children's juices in its home market.


Accolade nets Glenn McGrath as Hardys' ambassador 8 Oct 2014

Accolade Wines has recruited former Australian Test cricketer Glenn McGrath as 'cricket' ambassador for its Hardys brand.


Diageo's Bundaberg MDC Black Barrel 3 Oct 2014

Diageo is to release a ten year-old expression of its Australian rum brand Bundaberg.


Treasury Wine Estates pulls plug on takeover talks 29 Sep 2014

Treasury Wine Estates has pulled out of negotiations with both of its potential takeover partners.


TWE gave ex-CEO US$1.18m in severance pay 22 Sep 2014

Treasury Wine Estates paid out AUD1.3m in severance pay to its former CEO David Dearie, the company has revealed.


Duff Beer banned after Aus health lobby complaint 8 Sep 2014

Australian retailer Woolworths is being forced to withdraw stocks of Duff Beer – a drink featured on TV show The Simpsons – after it fell foul of the country's advertising authorities.


Aus trade org counters energy drink clampdown call 5 Sep 2014

The Australian Beverages Council (ABCL) has spoken out following calls in the country for restrictions on energy drinks from the mother of a man who reportedly died from caffeine toxicity.


Abro's Rekorderlig Pomegranate Cider 1 Sep 2014

Swedish cider maker Abro has launched a pomegranate extension of its Rekorderlig cider brand in Australia.


TWE sees FY losses after 'challenging' year 21 Aug 2014

Treasury Wine Estates has reported full-year net losses of AUD100.9m and a slide in sales after what it called a “challenging” year.