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Carlsberg's Smaller Shoes for Russian Footprint

The struggles go on for Carlsberg who, in its half-year results yesterday, indicated that things in Russia – where it is market leader – loo...

Treasury Wine Estates FY Performance by Region

Earlier today, Treasury Wine Estates reported full-year losses of AUD100.9m (US$93.5m) after what it called a “challenging” year. Here, just...

How long must Carlsberg wait for Russia recovery?

Yesterday's headlines around Carlsberg were dominated by the group's half-year performance in Eastern Europe. And rightly so. The Danish bre...

Brewers Feel Prolonged Russian Winter

Being a brewer in Russia continues to be a struggle, and that's putting it mildly. Carlsberg and Heineken both revealed today that their fir...

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.


Interview - Te Pa Family Vineyards owner 29 Jul 2014

Andy Morton

The owner of Te Pa Family Vineyards, Haysley MacDonald, and his head wine maker, Liam McElhinney, have been making waves in New Zealand with their fresh approach to wine making. This month, just-drinks met them during a trip to London to hear how their agricultural backgrounds have shaped the business and why consolidation in Marlborough will only go so far.

Latest News

Cognac FY sales slide as China troubles bite 22 Aug 14

James Wilmore

Global sales of Cognac have fallen by 10.2% by value in the last year as China's crackdown on corruption continues to bite, according to reports.


Carlsberg issues profits warning as H1 stagnates 20 Aug 14

Olly Wehring

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


United Breweries Holdings Q1 alcohol sales dip 14 Aug 14

James Wilmore

United Breweries Holdings has reported a drop in first-quarter sales from its alcohol operations, but profits rose in the period.


China reverse hits Cognac - research 13 Aug 14

Ben Cooper

Global shipments of Cognac fell by 3.2% in 2013 to 12.3m nine-litre cases, hit by a slowdown in the hitherto fast-growing Chinese market, according to a new, joint just-drinks/The IWSR report.


Coca-Cola Co rolls out Powerade Zero flavours 13 Aug 14

Vladimir Pekic

The Coca-Cola Company has rolled out two of its Powerade Zero variants to Brazil.


A-B InBev confirms February opening for brewery 12 Aug 14

Andy Morton

Anheuser-Busch InBev is to open its first brewery in Vietnam in February.

Latest blogs

North Korea reveals secret weapon - mushrooms 30 May 14

Andy Morton

Soft drinks companies are always looking for the next big thing, whether its Japanese matcha tea, maple water or super-sour energy drinks.


The just-drinks Weekly Round-Up 18 Nov 13

James Wilmore

A round-up of the stories hitting the headlines on just-drinks last week

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