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Aus wine industry pays price for past failures 4 Feb 2016

This month, Chris Losh turns his attention to the Australian wine industry, and finds a country struggling with scant opportunities and structural problems in its number one export market.

Australia's wine exports 2015-16 - Focus 19 Oct 2015

Asia is emerging as an increasingly attractive and significant destination for Australia’s wine exports, which experienced their strongest period of growth since the peak of 2007 in the 12 months to the end of September.

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:

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Australia's Broo floats on ASX, looks to China 14 Oct 2016

Broo Premium Lager owner Broo Limited has started trading on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), after it raised enough funds through its recent IPO.

Molson Coors signs Miller deal with CCA 12 Oct 2016

Molson Coors has handed Australian distribution for its newly-acquired Miller beer brands to Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA).

Diageo Australia's commercial head to step down 26 Sep 2016

Diageo's Australian unit has confirmed that its commercial director in the country will step down after just over a year in the role.

Kirin lines up cans for Little Creatures beer 26 Sep 2016

Kirin's Australian craft brewery, Little Creatures, has said it will release its Dog Days Summer Beer in cans in the country.

Campari readies Aperol Australian Open sponsorship 26 Sep 2016

Campari has lined up a sponsorship tie-up for its Aperol brand with Tennis Australia that will see Aperol become the ‘official aperitif’ and ‘official spirit’ of next year’s Australian Open.

Diageo gives Bundaberg Rum Lazy Bear TV push 26 Sep 2016

Diageo's Australian unit has launched an advertising campaign to support the launch of new RTD Bundaberg Rum Lazy Bear. 

Sazerac Co buys Australia's SouthTrade Int'l 16 Sep 2016

The Sazerac Co has acquired control of Australian spirits distributor SouthTrade International.

Diageo readies healthier RTD offerings for Austral 16 Sep 2016

Diageo's Australian unit has announced a AUD20m (US$15m) marketing campaign in support of a new range of healthier RTD products in the country.

AB InBev confirms Filipovic as Australia chief 16 Sep 2016

Anheuser-Busch InBev has lined up the appointment of Peter Filipovic as head of operations in Australia upon completion of its purchase of SABMiller.

Coca-Cola Amatil rolls out Fiji rums to Australia 16 Sep 2016

Coca-Cola Amatil's Fijian rum brands have launched in Australia as the company looks to capitalise on the country's thirst for the spirit. 

Latest blogs

What is Heineken hiding up its sleeve in Australia? 17 Aug 2016

Heineken is gearing up for a product launch in Australia this month. But exactly what the product is, the brewer is not saying.

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.