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just The Preview - Heineken's H1 & Q2 18 Aug 2014

Heineken will release a first-half trading update on Wednesday. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the Dutch brewer's highs and lows in the three months to the end of June, and recent financial results:

Focus - Heineken's 2013 Performance by Region 12 Feb 2014

Earlier today (12 February), Heineken posted a drop in full-year profits despite a lift in sales in 2013. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance in the period by region.

Heineken happy with JVs, would buy out if offered 23 Oct 2013

Heineken has reiterated its satisfaction with its JV partnerships around the world, but admitted that it would be prepared to buy out its partners if they wanted to sell.

Focus - Heineken's YTD Performance by Region 23 Oct 2013

Earlier today, Heineken reported a fall in Q3 net profits and flat sales in the first nine months of 2013. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the group's performance by region:

just The Preview - Heineken Q3 & YTD 21 Oct 2013

Heineken will report its third-quarter and year-to-date results on Wednesday (23 October). Here just-drinks takes a look at the company's highs and lows in the three months to the end of September.

Latest News

Heineken begins hunt for CFO 19 Sep 2014

Heineken has announced plans to replace its CFO next year but has stopped short of confirming his departure.

Heineken rejects SABMiller purchase proposal 15 Sep 2014

Heineken has confirmed it has received a takeover approach from SABMiller but that the proposal is “non-actionable”.

Heineken boosts United Breweries holding 21 Aug 2014

Heineken has paid EUR2.3m (US$3m) to edge up its stake in India's United Breweries (UB).

Heineken warns of slowing H2 as H1 holds steady 20 Aug 2014

Heineken has reported a slight fall in half-year profits on flat sales in the period.

Heineken CFO on H1 results - video 20 Aug 2014

Click play, above, to view a company-sourced interview with Heineken's CFO, René Hooft Graafland, in which he discusses the brewer's H1 results, which were released earlier today.

Heineken, Bavaria hit by Port of Rotterdam issues 19 Aug 2014

Dutch brewers, Heineken and Bavaria, are continuing to see their export traffic delayed as a result of congestion issues at Europe's largest port, the Port of Rotterdam.

Bacardi teams with Monarq Group in Caribbean 16 Jul 2014

Latin America distributor Monarq Group has begun handling several of Bacardi's spirits brands in the Caribbean.

Heineken Q1 profits slip, but sales rise 24 Apr 2014

Heineken has reported a sharp fall in first-quarter net profits, but has reaffirmed its full-year outlook as sales rose in the period.

Heineken fills vacant HR leader post 20 Feb 2014

Heineken has appointed a new human resources chief, eight months after the previous head left the company.

Emerging markets slow in Heineken FY 12 Feb 2014

Heineken has blamed a slowdown in its key emerging markets for a drop in full-year profits despite a lift in sales.

Latest blogs

Heineken kidnapping film gets go-ahead 9 Oct 2013

Heineken is about to have the most dramatic moment in its history given the Hollywood blockbuster treatment.