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Molson Coors targets Coors Light Canada woes 7 Aug 2014

Molson Coors has said there is “more work to be done” on Coors Light in Canada despite a slight rally for the brand in the second quarter.


Molson Coors to remain focussed on innovation -CEO 13 Feb 2014

Molson Coors’ CEO has declared that innovation remains the company’s “top priority” in 2014 as part of a bid to attract new drinkers.


Focus - Molson Coors' Q4 Performance by Region 13 Feb 2014

Earlier today, Molson Coors reported a healthy rise in full-year net profits and sales. Fourth-quarter profits also leapt, but the brewer's sales were flat in the last three months of the year. Here just-drinks takes closer look at the brewer’s Q4 performance by region.


just the Facts - Canada's Beer Market 5 Nov 2013

A new report - From Farm to Glass: The Value of Beer - published today (5 November) reveals some key facts and figures on Canada's beer market. Here's we present highlights from the report, which was commissioned by Beer Canada, and published by the Conference Board of Canada:


Analysis - "Bounce" won't save Molson Coors Canada 7 Aug 2013

Molson Coors' sponsorship deal with the National Hockey League will boost the brewer's volumes later this year in underperforming Canada, according to an analyst.

Latest News

Blu-Dot Beverages set for PE takeover 26 Nov 2014

A private-equity firm to set to acquire Canadian RTD tea maker Blu-Dot for an undisclosed amount.


George Clooney takes Tequila Casamigos to Canada 25 Nov 2014

The George Clooney-owned Tequila Casamigos has launched into Canada as the brand expands its international footprint.


Molson Coors confirms latest dividend 14 Nov 2014

Molson Coors has announced details of its latest dividend payment.


SABMiller, Molson Coors settle rights dispute 13 Oct 2014

SABMiller is to regain the rights for its Miller brands in Canada after settling a long-running legal dispute with Molson Coors.


Canada, EU trade deal sparks industry optimism 29 Sep 2014

Industry bodies have welcomed the prospect of final sign-off over a “landmark” trade deal between the EU and Canada, which includes scrapping import tariffs on spirits and wines.


Brick Brewing Co to spend US$8m on expansion 23 Sep 2014

Brick Brewing Co is investing CAD9m (US$8.2m) in expanding its production operations after completing the sale of its original brewhouse in Waterloo, Ontario.


Concha y Toro aims for Canada boost from JV 18 Sep 2014

Concha y Toro has set up a joint venture with the agency Charlton Hobbs to distribute its wine brands in Canada.


Brick Brewing Co back in the black in H1 11 Sep 2014

Brick Brewing Co has returned to profit in its first-half, but sales suffered in Q2 with the company blaming “cooler weather”.


Corby Spirit & Wine FY sales rise, profits slip 28 Aug 2014

Corby Spirit & Wine has seen a slight increase in its full-year sales, but profits slipped as its domestic market of Canada was “soft” and administration costs rose.


Molson Coors extends Heineken Canada distribution 19 Aug 2014

Molson Coors has agreed a “multi-year” deal with Heineken to handle five more of the Dutch brewer's brands in Canada.

Latest blogs

Molson Coors' Beer Fridge - the gift that keeps on giving 2 Jul 2014

I predicted that the Molson Canadian beer fridge marketing concept had legs - and so it is proving.


Molson Coors' Sochi beer fridge: an idea with legs 12 Feb 2014

It must be high-fives all round among the marketing team at Molson Coors’ Canada unit.