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Monster gets the Better of Coca-Cola Co

There's no doubt about it, the Coca-Cola Co - Monster Beverage Corp deal is a smart strategic partnership, aligning the two parties in an op...

CCA - Coca-Cola's Canary in the Mine

With a fast-growing developing market in Indonesia and a mature, yet pressurised, base in Australia, there's a crude argument that Coca-Cola...

FIFA effect fizzles out for CCA

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has admitted that its FIFA World Cup marketing failed to deliver expected sales boosts as consumers in Australia suff...

Amatil's H1 Performance by Region, Sector

Earlier today, Coca-Cola Amatil reported its half-year results for 2014, revealing a 15.6% fall in net profits on flat sales. Here, just-dri...

Latest Interviews

Interview - PepsiCo chief scientific officer, Pt 2 22 Jul 2014

Olly Wehring

Last week, we published the first part of our interview with Dr Mehmood Khan, chief scientific officer at PepsiCo and head of global research & development. Here, in the second and final part, Dr Khan gives us a tour of the inner workings of PepsiCo's R&D approach and defines success and failure for his department.


Interview - PepsiCo chief scientific officer 10 Jul 2014

Olly Wehring

Late last month, editor Olly Wehring spoke with Dr Mehmood Khan, chief scientific officer at PepsiCo. In part one of this interview, Khan discusses the changing role of Research & Development in recent years, and where R&D sits in the company's armoury for growth.

Latest News

just the Research 27 Aug 14

Ellie Morgan

Here's a run-down of some of the top research reports currently available in the just-drinks research store:


Jones Soda CEO becomes largest shareholder 27 Aug 14

James Wilmore

The CEO of Jones Soda Co is now the US firm's largest shareholder after buying an additional 1.8m shares in the group.


Distell FY boosted by weak rand 26 Aug 14

James Wilmore

Strong sales in its export markets and a weak South African rand has helped Distell deliver a double-digit rise in full-year revenue.


NP Foods Group to be acquired by Orkla 26 Aug 14

James Wilmore

NP Foods Group, owner of the Gutta juice brand, has agreed a deal to be taken over by Norway's Orkla for an undisclosed sum.


just the Round-Up - The week in drinks 22 Aug 14

Olly Wehring

The top ten stories published on just-drinks this week:


just For Subscribers - The week in drinks 22 Aug 14

Olly Wehring

Here are the most viewed, subscriber-only items on just-drinks this week:

Latest blogs

The just-drinks Weekly Round-Up 26 Aug 14

Olly Wehring

Here's a round-up of the top stories on just-drinks last week, featuring Carlsberg, Heineken, Coca-Cola Amatil, California's winelands and Cognac.


Keurig 2.0 launch bodes well for the Coca-Cola Co 26 Aug 14

Andy Morton

The Coca-Cola Co's Keurig Cold machine won't be out until next year. But co-developer Keurig Green Mountain has given us a taste with the unveiling this weekend of another at-home beverage platform, the Keurig 2.0.

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