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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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TWE to "retire" brands dragging on core labels 16 Dec 2014

Treasury Wines Estates (TWE) has confirmed it could “retire” or sell some of its “non-priority” brands as its looks to focus on its higher-end labels.

Coca-Cola Co's board gives nod for CCA investment 15 Dec 2014

The board of The Coca-Cola Co has approved a US$500m investment in Coca-Cola Amatil's Indonesian subsidiary.

Bundaberg to be Cricket World Cup's official rum 15 Dec 2014

Diageo has signed a deal with the International Cricket Council (ICC) to make Bundaberg the official rum of next year's cricket World Cup.

Australian wine to "refocus" on premium offerings 11 Dec 2014

Australian wine producers are being urged to have their say on a new, five-year industry strategy aiming to “refocus” on the country's premium wine offerings.

Coopers taps Pernod Ricard exec for sales role 11 Dec 2014

Coopers Brewery has poached a Pernod Ricard executive to lead its sales teams in two key Australian regions.

Coca-Cola hits back as PepsiCo wins bottle feud 10 Dec 2014

The Coca-Cola Co has branded an Australian court's decision to side with PepsiCo in a battle over a disputed glass bottle design as “extremely disappointing”.

Coca-Cola Amatil plans "up to" 260 job cuts 8 Dec 2014

Coca-Cola Amatil has revealed it will cut “up to” 260 jobs as part of its AUD100m (US$83m) cost-savings programme.

Accolade Wines to buy Barossa's Grant Burge Wines 1 Dec 2014

Accolade Wines is formally moving ahead with a deal to acquire Australian producer Grant Burge Wines for an undisclosed sum.

Diageo confirms Australia abv drops 25 Nov 2014

Diageo has lowered the alcohol content on three of its RTD lines in Australia, including a reduction of its flavoured Smirnoff range from 37.5% to 30%.

Van Damme Coors Light TV campaign to hit Australia 18 Nov 2014

Actor Jean-Claude Van Damme is to star in a Molson Coors TV marketing campaign in Australia after a successful run in the UK.