Latest beverage news & analysis in China and Asia

Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?


Filter this region by country

Latest Insights

Brown-Forman keeps it in the family

Has someone got their cheeky hat on, or has Constellation Brands got a bit too big for its boots? Yesterday’s reports linking Constellation...

Why craft owes much to multinational brands

In wanting to trumpet their credentials, craft spirits brands still owe much to the bigger, more-established brands in the segments. Richard...

Responsible drinking measures around the world

Once a month, the drinks industry-funded International Alliance for Responsible Drinking, which covers alcohol policies worldwide, looks at...

Are big brewers buying craft to benefit big beer?

Amid all the furore each time another craft brewer joins the other side, beer commentator Stephen Beaumont explores the strategy behind the...

Latest Interviews

Interview, Highland Park brand head Jason Craig 3 May 2017

Lucy Britner

Last week, Edrington unveiled a new whisky range, new packaging and a new brand position for its Highland Park single malt Scotch whisky brand. The Orkney-based distillery has created a back-story for Highland Park around the islands' Viking heritage. just-drinks sat down with Highland Park brand director Jason Craig at the launch in Denmark to find out more about the thinking behind the re-launch.


Interview - Marie Brizard CEO Jean-Noël Reynaud 5 Apr 2017

Andy Morton

In 2013, Belvedere entered administration after falling into debt thanks to its purchase of the Marie Brizard liqueurs brand. Four years later, the French spirits company - renamed Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits - is debt free. What's more, its William Peel Scotch whisky has just become the top-selling spirits brand in France. Couple that with an entry into China and you have a company back on the up. just-drinks spoke to Marie Brizard's CEO since 2014, Jean-Noël Reynaud, about how he has turned the firm around by shunning premiumisation, as well as the benefits of Brexit. We also asked: Whatever happened to Bruce Willis?

Latest News

This week in soft drinks and bottled water 26 May 2017

Lucy Britner

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories from the global soft drinks & bottled water categories. Click the links to see our round-ups for beer & cider and spirits & wine.


This week in beer & cider 26 May 2017

Andy Morton

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global beer & cider categories. We have similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


This week in spirits & wine 26 May 2017

Lucy Britner

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories from the global spirits & wine categories. Click the links to see our round-ups for beer & cider and soft drinks & bottled water.


Bacardi's Major Lazer Limited Edition Rum - NPD 25 May 2017

Lucy Britner

Bacardi has launched a limited edition rum in partnership with musicians Major Lazer. 


UPS exec joins Brown-Forman board 25 May 2017

Olly Wehring

Brown-Forman has added a senior executive at United Parcel Service to its board of directors.


YTD sales stay strong at home and away for Britvic 24 May 2017

Olly Wehring

Britvic has reported a healthy first half to fiscal-2017, with sales rising in all countries, including its core UK market.

just-drinks homepage



Forgot your password?