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Boom or bust for gin, the future for Anheuser-Busch InBev and Diageo's Capital Markets Day - The just-drinks Analyst

21 May 2019

Every month, Ian Shackleton, just-drinks' resident analyst, takes a look at the drinks industry through an investor lens. Here, he covers the possibility of peak gin, the future of Anheuser Busch InBev and Diageo's Capital Markets Day. 

Pressure mounts on Craft Brew Alliance to sell up

16 May 2019

A shareholder in Craft Brew Alliance has called for the US brewer to seek a sale, in light of last week's merger of two companies in the country's craft beer segment.

Responsible drinking activations around the world - The IARD Digest - May 2019

16 May 2019

Once a month, the drinks industry-funded International Alliance for Responsible Drinking, which covers alcohol policies worldwide, reviews some of the industry activities designed to promote a more responsible role for alcohol in society. Here's a look at what's been going on so far in recent weeks.

Why gaming is the next frontier for drinks marketing - Consumer Trends

15 May 2019

When I was ten, I begged my parents to allow me to use my Christmas money to buy a Sega Megadrive. This was a computer console at the height of gaming sophistication at the time, with its trusty blue hedgehog, Sonic, leading a whole band of children and adults on an endless quest to bag as many gold coins as possible, without falling to their deaths. Computer games were something that occupied a number of my childhood years, before I got interested in music (Oasis were much better than Blur!), make-up and boys. It appears, however, that for many people gaming isn't something that they grow out of, but rather continue throughout their lives.

Starbucks, Anheuser-Busch InBev ramp up RTD Teavana Sparkling distribution, launch new flavour

15 May 2019

Starbucks has widened the US footprint of its Teavana sparkling RTD tea brand.

Anheuser-Busch InBev hit with US$225m fine over trade restriction practices in Europe

13 May 2019

The European Commission has handed down a EUR200.4m (US$225.1m) fine to Anheuser-Busch InBev after the brewer was found to have introduced practices restricting imports of its Jupiler beer brand from the Netherlands to its home market of Belgium.

How did Craft Brew Alliance perform in Q1 2019? - results data

13 May 2019

Another healthy showing by the Kona beer portfolio has given Craft Brew Alliance a "strong" start to 2019, despite a 1% dip in sales in the first quarter.

Boston Beer, Dogfish Head merger - Squeezed middle seek safety amongst themselves - Comment

10 May 2019

They are beer's squeezed middle. Far smaller than the international brewers, such as Anheuser-Busch InBev and Molson Coors, that dominate the US beer industry with their mass volumes and distribution leverage, yet much larger - and more unwieldy - than the new generation of nimble craft brewers blazing a trail, and finding growth, with Millennial consumers.

Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO Carlos Brito defends South Africa weakness

9 May 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev has blamed a number of problems for its underperformance in South Africa, a market that was a key focus of the brewer's SABMiller takeover.

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Wandering Whistler Alcohol Brewed Tea - Product Launch

8 May 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev's incubator unit, ZX Ventures, has launched a range of alcoholic teas.

Anheuser-Busch InBev "actively exploring" Asia-Pacific IPO

7 May 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev has confirmed it is eyeing a partial listing of its Asia-Pacific unit.

How did Anheuser-Busch InBev perform in Q1 2019? - results data

7 May 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev has kicked on from its mid-single-digit sales lift last year to post a near-6% top-line increase in the first three months of 2019.

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Bud Light to sponsor eSports league

2 May 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev has extended Bud Light's eSports presence by sponsoring one of the competition's biggest tournaments.

Could Anheuser-Busch InBev IPO trigger brewing consolidation in South-East Asia? - Analysis

26 Apr 2019

With the likelihood increasing of a flotation of one of its regional operations, Anheuser-Busch InBev looks set to start the next brewing consolidation chapter - this time in South-East Asia.

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Camden Town Brewery Week Nite lager - Product Launch

26 Apr 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev's UK craft unit, Camden Town Brewery, is targeting week-day consumption occasions in the country with a low-abv canned lager.

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Bud Light Lemon Tea - Product Launch

25 Apr 2019

The US arm of Anheuser-Busch InBev has added a limited-edition variant to its flavoured Bud Light stable in the US.

Big beer versus craft beer - Is the fight finally over? - Comment

23 Apr 2019

For beer commentator Stephen Beaumont, the recent activities by Carlsberg in the UK signal the end of the war between 'big beer' and craft beer.

Former Anheuser-Busch InBev CMO departs for top job at Kraft Heinz

23 Apr 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev's former global CMO, Miguel Patricio, has left the brewer to take the reins at under-pressure Kraft Heinz.

Responsible drinking activations around the world - The IARD Digest - April 2019

18 Apr 2019

Once a month, the drinks industry-funded International Alliance for Responsible Drinking, which covers alcohol policies worldwide, reviews some of the industry activities designed to promote a more responsible role for alcohol in society. Here's a look at what's been going on so far in April.

Get smart - Examining the drinks industry’s evolution into the digital age - Focus

15 Apr 2019

Smart technologies are on the rise in a variety of sectors as technologies become ever more connective and automation promises market-wide change. Joe Baker investigates where technology has been providing a boost to the drinks industry and looks at what the future could hold.

Craft Brew Alliance lines up second incubator launch, Pacer low-abv seltzer

12 Apr 2019

Craft Brew Alliance has followed last month's debut launch from its stand-alone growth division with a second test product.

Anheuser-Busch InBev targets India with non-alcoholic beer launches

11 Apr 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev is to launch its first non-alcoholic beers in India.

Anheuser-Busch InBev defends itself against Patagonia beer lawsuit

10 Apr 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev has hit back at a lawsuit from US clothing firm Patagonia over a craft beer that carries the same name.

Why drinks companies must respond to consumer demands for transparency - Sustainability Spotlight

28 Mar 2019

The Coca-Cola Co's admission earlier this month that it produces 3m tonnes of plastic packaging per year was a landmark moment for the soft drinks giant, though clearly not one it was hastening to greet. This is not only a significant moment in the campaign to address plastic waste, Ben Cooper writes, but points to the shifting ground on what companies must disclose and what is acceptable for them to keep to themselves.

Why the battle for Aperol's crown is worth fighting - just-drinks thinks

28 Mar 2019

Last week, Bacardi became the latest company to take on Campari Group's Aperol brand, with the wider launch of its own orange-flavoured aperitif.

Budweiser Brewing Group - The end of Anheuser-Busch InBev? - just-drinks thinks

25 Mar 2019

If today's news of a company name change in the UK is a precursor to a wider change in the global brewing category, then I for one cannot wait.

Anheuser-Busch InBev pushes Budweiser in UK name-change

25 Mar 2019

The UK arm of Anheuser-Busch InBev has changed its name to Budweiser Brewing Group UK&I.

Anheuser-Busch InBev hits back at Molson Coors 'corngate' lawsuit

22 Mar 2019

Anheuser-Busch InBev has described a Molson Coors lawsuit as being "baseless", as a fight between the two beer giants over a Super Bowl ad threatens to head to court.

What will be Carlsberg's priorities for the years ahead? – Analysis

21 Mar 2019

Following on from just-drinks' analysis this month of Carlsberg's performance over the last five years, beer commentator Stephen Beaumont considers the takeaways for the wider brewing industry.

Carlsberg Performance Trends 2014-2018 - results data

21 Mar 2019

In early-February, Carlsberg released its full-year results for 2018. The brewer saw sales last year climb by 6.5% with volumes rising by just under 5%. Here, just-drinks considers Carlsberg's performance over the last five years to see what the wider beer category can learn from the Danish group.






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