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just The Preview - Carlsberg's Q2 & H1

Carlsberg will release it first-half and second-quarter results on Wednesday. Here just-drinks takes a look at the brewer's news in the thre...

just The Preview - Heineken's H1 & Q2

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 t...

MPs' alcohol report: Should the trade be worried?

Every six months or so, a report or a piece of research is released about the UK's so-called alcohol “epidemic”. The national media jump on...

Coca-Cola HBC's Q2 & H1 Performance by Region

Earlier this week, Coca-Cola HBC released its Q2 and H1 results. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by regio...

Latest Interviews

Interview - Bacardi global marketing boss, whisky 19 Aug 2014

James Wilmore

Bacardi is embarking on an ambitious mission to launch an array of new single malt Scotch whiskies from its five Speyside distilleries. Here, just-drinks' deputy editor, James Wilmore, talks to Stephen Marshall, the man behind the project.


The just-drinks Interview - Portman Group CEO 23 May 2014

James Wilmore

Henry Ashworth has faced plenty of challenges since taking the reins at the Portman Group in 2011. Dealing with the fall-out from decisions by the group's independent complaints panel and the ever-agitating UK health lobby means life is rarely dull. Here, Ashworth talks to just-drinks' deputy editor James Wilmore about the watchdog's work, and a certain Scottish brewer.

Latest News

Carlsberg issues profits warning as H1 stagnates 20 Aug 2014

Olly Wehring

Carlsberg has warned of a tough full-year for its bottom line, as half-year sales and profits came in flat.


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

Olly Wehring

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


Ken Wright Cellars secures UK distribution 20 Aug 2014

Andy Morton

Oregon wine maker Ken Wright Cellars is to launch in the UK after signing an exclusive agreement with distributor the Antique Wine Company.


Heineken CFO on H1 results - video 20 Aug 2014

Olly Wehring

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

Stuart Todd

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.


Shetland Distillery Co's Shetland Reel Gin 18 Aug 2014

Olly Wehring

The Shetland Distillery Co is readying the launch of a gin produced at the UK's most northerly distillery.

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