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Anheuser-Busch InBev 2016 results - Preview

Ahead of the release on Thursday of Anheuser-Busch InBev's results for the fourth quarter and the 12 months of 2016, here's a look at the ev...

Will fat-blocking products save the day for CSDs?

The future of carbonated soft drink innovation may be closer than we think. The Japanese debut next month of Coca-Cola Plus – a fibre-enrich...

Gruppo Campari Q4 & FY 2016 results - Preview

Ahead of the release tomorrow of Gruppo Campari's results for the fourth quarter and the 12 months of 2016, here's a look at the events that...

Arca Continental's FY 2016 - Focus

Late last week, Arca Continental reported its full-year results, revealing a strong rise in sales and profits. Here, just-drinks takes a clo...


Gruppo Campari FY 2016 by market - results data 28 Feb 2017

Andy Morton

Today, Gruppo Campari issued its results for 2016. The group saw its 12-month sales rise by 4%, with net profits dropping 7%. Here, just-drinks breaks down Campari's figures for last year by region and global brand.


Can Samuel Adams Boston Lager transcend the craft beer category? - Analysis 27 Feb 2017

Lucy Britner

It's not often that senior executives publicly express disappointment at their company's results. Last week's statement from Boston Beer Co, however, saw founder Jim Koch do just that.


Coca-Cola Amatil FY 2016 - results data 22 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Coca-Cola Amatil issued its results for 2016. The group saw its 12-month sales rise by just over 1%, with net profits on an organic basis increasing by 6%. Here, just-drinks breaks down Coca-Cola Amatil's figures for last year by region.


Key trends for the spirits sector in 2017 - Focus 21 Feb 2017

Spiros Malandrakis at Euromonitor International

As Euromonitor continues its look at the trends that are poised to drive the drinks industry in 2017, senior drinks analyst Spiros Malandrakis turns his attention to the spirits category.


Key trends for the beer category in 2017 - Focus 20 Feb 2017

Spiros Malandrakis at Euromonitor International

Having offered his predictions last week for the wider alcohol category, Euromonitor's senior alcoholic drinks analyst, Spiros Malandrakis, drills down into what the year ahead has in mind for the beer sector.


Heineken 2012-2016 - results data 17 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Heineken released its full-year results for 2016. The brewer saw its sales in the year rise by almost 5% in organic terms, although profits fell, against a 2015 boosted by a one-off income. Here, just-drinks considers Heineken's performance over the last five years.


Will Bai Brands take Dr Pepper Snapple Group to the next level? - Analysis 17 Feb 2017

Lucy Britner

On a conference call following the company's full-year results announcement this week, Dr Pepper Snapple Group CEO Larry Young said newly-acquired Bai would become one of the company's priority brands. 


Key trends for the alcohol category in 2017 - Focus 17 Feb 2017

Spiros Malandrakis at Euromonitor International

What trends can the beer, spirits and wine sectors expect to shape the year ahead? Here, Euromonitor's senior alcoholic drinks analyst, Spiros Malandrakis, previews what 2017 has in store.


Coca-Cola HBC FY 2016 by market - results data 17 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Coca-Cola HBC issued its results for 2016. The group saw its 12-month sales rise by 3% on an organic basis, with net profits leaping by over 20%. Here, just-drinks breaks down Coca-Cola HBC's figures for last year by region.


Heineken goes from strength to strength - Analysis 16 Feb 2017

Lucy Britner

In the notes that followed Heineken's full-year 2016 results yesterday, several analysts use the word 'strong' to illustrate the brewer's performance. Not only that, but many suggest Heineken is still gathering strength for the years ahead.


Dr Pepper Snapple Group 2012-2016 - results data 16 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Dr Pepper Snapple Group released its full-year results for 2016. The soft drinks group posted a near-11% jump in net profits for the 12 months, with sales on an organic basis increasing by 4%. Here, just-drinks considers DPSG's performance over the last five years.


Heineken FY 2016 by region - results data 16 Feb 2017

Lucy Britner

Earlier this week, Heineken was the latest global brewer to release its results for the 12 months of 2016. While sales rose in organic terms, by almost 5%, the bottom line battled with currency headwinds and tough comparatives. Here, just-drinks breaks down Heineken's figures for last year by region.


Dr Pepper Snapple Group FY 2016 - results data 16 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Dr Pepper Snapple Group released its results for 2016. While net profits in the 12-month period rose by almost 11%, net sales growth was a slightly less impressive 4%. Here, just-drinks breaks down the soft drinks company's figures for last year by segment and brand.


Molson Coors 2012-2016 - results data 15 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Molson Coors released its full-year results for 2016; the year in which the brewer took full control of the MillerCoors joint-venture in the US. While the transaction has skewed the numbers for last year - full details of which can be found here - the results from the four years prior provide an interesting guide to Molson Coors' longer-term performance.


Treasury Wine Estates H1 2017 by region - results data 15 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Treasury Wine Estates released its first-half results, with sales in the six months jumping by almost 25% and net profits more than doubling to AUD136.2m. Here, just-drinks reviews the group's performance in the first half of fiscal-2017 on a by-region basis.


Molson Coors FY 2016 by region - results data 15 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

On a pro-forma basis, Molson Coors' sales and volumes both fell by low single-digits in 2016. In reported terms, net sales were down by 2.3% last year, while volumes slipped by 0.8%. Here, just-drinks looks at the brewer's full-year results, released earlier this week, by region.


Why Heineken is buying Brasil Kirin - The data 13 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier today, Heineken announced that it will purchase Kirin Holdings' Brazilian beer and soft drinks assets for just over US$705m. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at Brazil's beer market and the rationale behind the deal.


Molson Coors' Q4 & FY 2016 results - Preview 13 Feb 2017

Lucy Britner

Ahead of the release tomorrow of Molson Coors' results for the fourth quarter and the 12 months of 2016, here's a look at the events that shaped the three months to the end of December for the brewer.


Dr Pepper Snapple Group Q4 & FY 2016 results - Preview 13 Feb 2017

Lucy Britner

Ahead of the release on Tuesday of Dr Pepper Snapple Group's (DPSG) results for the fourth quarter and the 12 months of 2016, here's a look at the events that shaped the three months to the end of December for the soft drinks group.


Same old song for The Coca-Cola Co - Analysis 10 Feb 2017

Andy Morton

There was a bit of sparkle around The Coca-Cola Co's full-year results release yesterday as it was the first since CEO Muhtar Kent announced he would be replaced this Spring by COO James Quincey.


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