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Brown-Forman's YTD Performance by Region, Brand 4 Mar 2015

Today, Brown-Forman posted its YTD and Q3 results. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by region and brand in the nine months to the end of January.

Treasury CEO: 'Lot of work to do' in US 3 Mar 2015

The CEO of Treasury Wine Estates has admitted there is still a “lot of work” for the group to do in the US, despite seeing healthy growth for its higher-end brands.

just The Preview - Brown-Forman Q3 & YTD 2 Mar 2015

On Wednesday, Brown-Forman will report its third-quarter and year-to-date results. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the company's performance in the three months to the end of January:

Cott CEO sees end of "value destructive" pricing 26 Feb 2015

US soft drinks companies will continue to increase their per-litre prices after realising that low prices have been damaging the industry, the head of Cott Corp has said.

Mike’s Hard Lemonade Could Be a Hard Sell 23 Feb 2015

Earlier this month, Mark Anthony Group hung up the “For Sale” sign at its 14-year-old RTD beverage subsidiary Mike’s Hard Lemonade Co.

Latest News

CCBC sees new territory boost FY sales 6 Mar 2015

Coca-Cola Bottling Co Consolidated has reaped the benefits from its investments, with a rebound in the fourth-quarter leading to full-year profits growth.

Jones Soda Co sees Q4 sales boost 6 Mar 2015

Jones Soda Co has seen a strong end to 2014 help to further reduce its losses, but the firm's CEO has warned that it still has more to do.

Red Bull's Orange, Cherry, Yellow Editions 5 Mar 2015

The North American division of Red Bull is releasing two flavour extensions of its namesake energy drink brand in the US, while changing the name of a limited edition variant and making it a permanent SKU.

A-B hits out over Kentucky distributor rule change 5 Mar 2015

Anheuser-Busch has branded a bill that would force the company to sell its two distributors in the US state of Kentucky as a “full-scale attack on a good corporate citizen”.

Craft Brew Alliance back in FY profits growth 5 Mar 2015

Craft Brew Alliance (CBA) has posted a return to healthy full-year profits growth, helped partly by cutting its number of SKUs by a quarter.

DISCUS on hunt for new CEO as Cressy plans exit 4 Mar 2015

The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS) is to start a search for a new CEO as the current incumbent is stepping down at the end of this year.

Brown-Forman's YTD sales, profits climb 4 Mar 2015

Brown-Forman has posted a steady increase in YTD sales and profits as the Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey portfolio continued to grow.

Jagermeister US push flags 'premium' credentials 4 Mar 2015

Mast-Jägermeister is launching a new multi-media campaign in a bid to showcase its namesake liqueur brand's heritage and “premium” ingredients to US consumers.

Shock Top Lemon Shandy gets comeback push 4 Mar 2015

Anheuser-Busch is marking the return of the Lemon Shandy seasonal variant of its Shock Top brand in the US with a new promotional campaign.

Brown-Forman rolls out "Jack Fire" across US 4 Mar 2015

Jack Daniel's Tennessee Fire is set to go nation-wide in the US.

Latest blogs

Sierra Nevada heralds its new hop oil beer - video 6 Feb 2015

California's Sierra Nevada Brewing Co is very proud of its new Hop Hunter IPA, which contains hop oil.

By George! It's a whiskey still being built in two minutes - video 21 Jan 2015

Ever wondered how a whiskey still gets built?

Will the Keurig Cold create an environmental monster? 13 Jan 2015

Take a look at this smartly-made (and very effective) spoof monster movie highlighting the waste involved with Keurig Green Mountain's K-Cup brewing system.