Latest Insights

just the Facts - Top 20 US Beers by Value, Volume 26 Jan 2015

New figures show the top-selling beers in the US off-trade in 2014.


Fine wine set for "break out" 2015 in US 23 Jan 2015

How are wine producers operating in the US set to fare in 2015?


Why Millennials are driving premium wine demand 19 Jan 2015

How much are Millennial wine drinkers shaping consumption patterns in developed markets? And what does this mean for the industry in future?


Comment - Lagunitas Gets 'Schooled' Over Lawsuit 15 Jan 2015

Cuddly craft brewers aren't meant to behave like this.


Comment - No One is Safe From the Coca-Cola Cull 14 Jan 2015

The Coca-Cola Co last week finally put a number to the amount of jobs it will shed as part of a fresh round of cost-cutting designed to save US$3bn over the next four years.

Latest News

US control states post spirits volumes, sales rise 26 Jan 2015

Volume sales for spirits in US control states continued to increase last year but the growth rate was down on the 15-year average, new figures reveal.


Anheuser-Busch agrees deal for Elysian Brewing Co 23 Jan 2015

Anheuser-Busch has struck a deal to acquire another US craft brewer, Seattle's Elysian Brewing Co, for an undisclosed sum.


BeBevCo resumes e-trading after ban lifted 23 Jan 2015

Bebida Beverage Co has welcomed the removal of a ban on electronic trading of the company's stock.


TWE partners Penfolds with Sundance Film Festival 23 Jan 2015

Treasury Wine Estates' (TWE) Penfolds brand has joined Bacardi's Grey Goose as a sponsor of the Sundance Film Festival.


Anheuser-Busch to cut 60 bottling jobs 22 Jan 2015

Anheuser-Busch has confirmed plans to cease production at a brewery bottling line on the US east coast, which will lead to 60 job cuts.


NPD - New Mountain Dew Kickstart flavours 22 Jan 2015

PepsiCo has unveiled two new flavours in its Mountain Dew energy range Kickstart.


Product Launch - MillerCoors' Blue Moon White IPA 22 Jan 2015

MillerCoors is planning to launch a white IPA variant of its Blue Moon brand.


Ardagh Group signals US$71m spend on US plant 22 Jan 2015

Ardagh Group is to invest around US$71m at one of its US glass manufacturing facilities.


Sierra Nevada pulls Bock Ness Monster application 21 Jan 2015

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co has withdrawn a bid to register the brand name 'Bock Ness Monster' after Monster Beverage Corp objected to the move.


NPD: Brown-Forman's Woodford Reserve Rye 21 Jan 2015

Brown-Forman is launching a rye version of its Woodford Reserve Bourbon brand.

Latest blogs

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.


What price the 'Budweiser bordello'? 12 Jan 2015

Branding comes in all shapes these days. But, is Budweiser the only beer brand to be associated with a brothel?