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Will Remy come off worse in China Cognac recovery?

China remains a source of much concern for high-end spirits producers, none more so than Remy Cointreau....

United Spirits' short-term pain, but future rosy

Finally, after a near four-month delay United Spirits reported its full-year results today....

How long must Carlsberg wait for Russia recovery?

Yesterday's headlines around Carlsberg were dominated by the group's half-year performance in Eastern Europe. And rightly so. The Danish bre...

Brewers Feel Prolonged Russian Winter

Being a brewer in Russia continues to be a struggle, and that's putting it mildly. Carlsberg and Heineken both revealed today that their fir...

Latest Interviews

Interview - ProWine China 6 May 2014

Andy Morton

Later this year, Shanghai will host the second ProWine China, a sister event to Düsseldorf's ProWein. Here, just-drinks' Andy Morton speaks to head organiser Marius Berlemann to find out how preparations are going for the November show.


Interview - CEO of Carlsberg's Baltika 4 Dec 2012

Olly Wehring

Earlier this year, just-drinks' managing editor, Olly Wehring, travelled to Russia with Carlsberg to learn about the brewer's plans for its Baltika division in the country. The unit, which produces the namesake range of beers, is the clear market-leader, but has had to struggle of late as the legislative environment has grown more hostile to alcoholic drinks. Having assumed the leadership of Baltika late last year, Isaac Sheps talked to just-drinks about what he found when he made the move, what he's battling against today, and what he wants in the future.

Latest News

SABMiller's Miller Ace 17 Sep 2014

Olly Wehring

The Indian division of SABMiller has released an extension of its Miller beer brand in the country.


SPI to roll out Stolichnaya variants in India 16 Sep 2014

Rojita Tiwari

The SPI Group has confirmed plans to roll out two flavoured variants of its Stolichnaya vodka brand in India.


Boreal Water Collection agrees Soho Corp tie-up 15 Sep 2014

James Wilmore

Boreal Water Collection, the US private label bottled water firm, has agreed a US$24m deal with Soho Corp to supply the Chinese firm's domestic market.


Three United Spirits' directors to step down 11 Sep 2014

James Wilmore

Diageo has confirmed that three of United Spirits' independent directors are to leave the company's board.


United Spirits sees US$742.7m FY net losses 4 Sep 2014

James Wilmore

United Spirits has reported full-year net losses of INR44.9bn (US$742.7m), partly due to a significant writedown from the sale of its Whyte & Mackay business.


Hafil Group eyes US launch with Edge energy drink 4 Sep 2014

Vladimir Pekic

Brazil’s Hafil Group is in “advanced negotiations with a large US distributor” to enter the American market with Edge, its flagship energy drink brand.

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