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Focus - Britvic's Q1 Performance by Region

Britvic announced flat sales in Q1 results today, as competition in the UK remained strong. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the com...

A Dangerous World and the Threat to Beverages

If you thought global insecurity was at an all-time high last year, then the World Economic Forum (WEF) has some bad news....

Monster Beverage Corp ups focus on China entry

Monster Beverage Corp has identified China as one of its long-term priority markets as it continues to step up efforts to enter the country....

Comment - No One is Safe From the Coca-Cola Cull

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...

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 week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water 30 Jan 15

Andy Morton

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global soft drinks & bottled water category. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and spirits & wine.


just a While Ago - On 30 January in... 30 Jan 15

Olly Wehring

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


Campbell Soup Co realigns beverage units 30 Jan 15

Andy Morton

Campbell Soup Co is reorganising its beverage businesses as part of a global shake-up.


just a While Ago - On 29 January in... 29 Jan 15

Olly Wehring

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


Hindustan Coca-Cola to expand bottling plant 29 Jan 15

Andy Morton

Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages is to invest INR1.8tn (US$29m) in a new PET line at a plant in West Bengal.


just a While Ago - On 28 January in... 28 Jan 15

Olly Wehring

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...

Latest blogs

At Coca-Cola Co, it's not just the head count that's getting smaller 29 Jan 15

Andy Morton

The Coca-Cola Co is in the middle of a major restructuring plan, affecting jobs around the world. The company is also downsizing its packaging.


Charlie Hebdo 8 Jan 15

Olly Wehring

As a journalist of over ten years, I was shocked and appalled by yesterday's attack on the offices of the Charlie Hebdo magazine in Paris.

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