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Dr Pepper Snapple Group Q1 2017 sales performance 27 Apr 2017

Yesterday, Dr Pepper Snapple Group reported its results for the first three months of 2017. The company saw its sales rise slightly in the first quarter, although profits were hit by the US$1.7bn purchase in November of Bai Brands. Here's a breakdown of DPSG's sales on a by-reporting-segment basis.

Millennials not the only fruit for Absolut 4 Apr 2017

The saga of Absolut's travails in the US continues, with the mooted recovery in the Pernod Ricard-owned vodka brand's fortunes proving more elusive than the company had hoped. Are Millennials to blame? Richard Woodard reports.

The US craft beer sector 2009-2016 - data 30 Mar 2017

Earlier this week, US trade body the Brewers Association released its craft beer volumes and sales figures in the country for 2016. Here, just-drinks provides an overview of the craft beer sector in the US over the past few years.

Top US Craft Brewers in 2016 - The facts 17 Mar 2017

Earlier this week, US trade body The Brewers Association released its chart listing the largest craft brewers in the country in volume terms. Here is the top 50.

Top US Brewers in 2016 -The facts 17 Mar 2017

Earlier this week, US trade body The Brewers Association released its annual chart listing the largest brewers in the country in volume terms in 2016. Here is the top 50.

Latest News

Sazerac's Abraham Bowman Sequential Series Bourbon 26 May 2017

Sazerac has announced the latest release in its Abraham Bowman line of experimental whiskey.

William Grant hands US TV debut to Reyka vodka 26 May 2017

William Grant & Sons has launched its first television advertising campaign for vodka brand Reyka in the US market. 

Walsh Whiskey hands US portfolio to Illva Saronno 26 May 2017

Walsh Whiskey Distillery has appointed a subsidiary of partner Illva Saronno to distribute its products in the US.

Brown-Forman breaks silence on Constellation talk 25 May 2017

Brown-Forman has stated that it "is not for sale", following reports suggesting Constellation Brands is mulling a takeover.

Beam Suntory’s Cruzan Tropical Fruit - NPD 25 May 2017

Beam Suntory has added another flavour to its Cruzan rum stable in the US.

Core Hydration launches US ads with Ellie Goulding 24 May 2017

US water brand Core Hydration has launched a multimedia campaign in the market, starring singer Ellie Goulding. 

North Channel Distillery’s Frisco - NPD 23 May 2017

San Francisco-based North Channel Distillery has launched what it calls a Californian take on Pisco.

Jackson Family Wines buys Brewer-Clifton Winery 23 May 2017

Jackson Family Wines has added to its California vineyard footprint with the purchase of Brewer-Clifton Winery.

Coca-Cola CEO blames mall decline for soda falls 23 May 2017

The new CEO of The Coca-Cola Co James Quincey has said in an interview that the decline of the American mall has hurt sales for his company.

Heineken teams up with late-night CBS show 23 May 2017

Heineken has opened a bar on the set of TV comedian James Corden's late night chat show in the US.

Latest blogs

Anheuser-Busch InBev execs have a dream - a US$350m-sized one 15 Nov 2016

Ever wondered what fuels Anheuser-Busch InBev's acquisitional drive? Is it naked ambition? Faith? The good of mankind?

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Bud Light ad pull shows not all campaigns can win 31 Oct 2016

Anheuser-Busch InBev is reportedly calling a halt to its Seth Rogan and Amy Schumer Bud Light campaign in the US.

Queues are forming for latest (Jim Beam) Apple product 9 Sep 2016

Move over iPhone 7 headphones-gate, there is a new Apple product causing a stir. Or a shake. Or just a shot.