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Focus - CCA's H1 Performance by Region and Sector 21 Aug 2015

Today, Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) reported its first-half results for 2015, revealing a slight increase in profits and sales. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the Sydney-based company's performance in the six-month period, by region and sector.


Interview: Casella's marketing & export manager 21 Apr 2015

Casella Family Brands hit the acquisition trail late last year when it snapped up Barossa Valley producer Peter Lehmann Wines for AUD57m (US$49.8m). Here, just-drinks talks to the Australian firm's global marketing & export sales manager, Libby Nutt, about the plans ahead for the brand and Casella's star performer Yellow Tail.


Focus - TWE's H1 Performance by Region 27 Feb 2015

Today, Treasury Wine Estates reported a sales and operating profits increase in the first six months of its fiscal year, hinting at a turnaround in fortunes for the group. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the Australian-headquartered company's performance by region:


CCA bets on natural sweeteners in CSD push 17 Feb 2015

Coca-Cola Amatil's (CCA) launch of Coca-Cola Life in Australia is the first round in a fight to entice consumers back into the CSD category with natural sweeteners, the company has said.


Focus - CCA's FY Performance by Region and Sector 17 Feb 2015

Earlier today, Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) reported its full-year results for 2014, revealing a 25% drop in underlying net profits. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the Sydney-based company's performance in the six-month period, by region and sector.

Latest News

Brown-Forman overhauls Southern Comfort RTD packs 27 Aug 2015

Brown-Forman has redesigned the boxes for its Southern Comfort RTDs in Australia and New Zealand as the ready-to-drink category in the country continues to suffer big declines.


Craft beer "underdeveloped" in Australia - CCA 24 Aug 2015

The head of Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has praised her company's latest craft beer launch but warned the category in Australia remains “underdeveloped”.


CCA stabilises as H1 profits, sales edge up 21 Aug 2015

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has steadied the ship with first-half sales and profits growth as it pumped marketing investment into its struggling Australian market.


Product Launch - Kirin's Lion Hahn Radler 14 Aug 2015

Kirin's Australian subsidiary Lion has launched comparatively higher-abv radler under its Hahn beer brand that is designed to “better suit the tastes of Australians”.


Lion to list calories, sugar content on beer 12 Aug 2015

Lion is to include full nutritional information on its beer labels in what it claims is an industry first in Australia.


SABMiller completes AUD700m bond issue 3 Aug 2015

SABMiller has raised AUD700m (US$509m) after completing its first bond issue in Australia.


NPD - Penfolds Cellar Reserve 2012 15 Jul 2015

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) has launched a new Penfolds variant as it continues to highlight the wine brand.


Rosair takes Beam Suntory Oceania post 13 Jul 2015

Beam Suntory has appointed ex-Kellogg’s executive John Rosair to the newly-created post of managing director, Oceania.


TWE, Pernod hail China-Aus FTA 26 Jun 2015

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) and Pernod Ricard have welcomed the signing of a new China-Australia free trade agreement, which will end excise duty on Australian wine imports to the Asian country.


Brooklyn Brewery to brew in Australia 12 Jun 2015

Brooklyn Brewery is to brew Brooklyn Lager in Australia after agreeing a deal with Coopers Brewery.

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Fridges see cool returns for Treasury Wine Estates 16 Jul 2015

After a 2014 it'll want to forget, Treasury Wine Estates has some good news.