Beverage industry company news

Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?

Latest News

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

24 Jul 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 in recent weeks.

Anheuser-Busch InBev rules roost in most valuable beer brands list - data

27 Jun 2019

Budweiser has been named the world's most valuable beer brand for the first time, overtaking Anheuser-Busch InBev stablemate Bud Light, according to rankings compiled by brand consultancy Brand Finance.

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.

Asian beer brands spike in value as China premiumises - study

16 Nov 2018

Asian beer is enjoying a global high as a number of top-selling brews climbed the rankings in a new list of the world's most valuable beer brands.

Anheuser-Busch InBev Performance Trends 2013-2017 - results data

10 May 2018

In early-March, Anheuser-Busch InBev released its full-year results for 2017. The group posted a 5.1% lift in sales from the year, thanks in part to a bumper final quarter. Here, just-drinks considers A-B InBev's performance over the last five years.

Corona retakes Latin America brand value top spot as Anheuser-Busch InBev beers dominate

30 Apr 2018

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Corona Mexican beer has overtaken Skol to retake its crown as Latin America's most valuable brand.

How Anheuser-Busch InBev and Diageo are revolutionising drinks marketing - Consumer Trends

4 Apr 2018

There was a time, not so long ago, when occasion-based drinks marketing meant advertising your lager brand in an ad during a World Cup football match. Not anymore - things have become a lot more complicated since then.

The politics of M&A, the end of Anheuser-Busch InBev's affair and Britvic's Brazilian ballroom - The just-drinks Analyst

24 Mar 2017

In his latest commentary for just-drinks, former drinks analyst Ian Shackleton heads to Brazil to look at 3G's burned fingers, the future worries for Anheuser-Busch InBev and Britvic's samba moves.

just a While Ago - On 28 May in...

28 May 2015

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

just the Facts - Most Chosen FMCG Brands Globally - Kantar

27 May 2015

Coca-Cola and Coors are the most popular soft and alcoholic drinks, according to Kantar Worldpanel's Brand Footprint report – an annual study of the most chosen FMCG brands globally.

C&C Gleeson to handle Anheuser-Busch InBev's Corona brand in Ireland

16 Jan 2015

Anheuser-Busch InBev has handed exclusive distribution rights for its Corona Extra and Corona Light brands in the Republic of Ireland to C&C Group's Gleeson unit.

Beverages Packaging - Part I - Trends: Drinks Packagers Look to Communicate Better with Consumers

17 Sep 2013

The Drinktec exhibition is taking place across all of this week in Munich. To coincide with the event, just-drinks' management briefing this month takes a look at the drinks packaging category. Part one considers what trends can be picked out.

Analysis - AmBev will hope for permanent World Cup boost

9 Sep 2013

AmBev is likely to use next year's FIFA World Cup football tournament in Brazil to get consumers to “reappraise” its Brahma and Budweiser brands, an analyst has suggested.

BRAZIL: AmBev to inject US$140m into brewery expansion

30 Jul 2013

AmBev, Anheuser-Busch InBev's Brazilian subsidiary, is to invest US$140m in its Lages brewery in the south of Brazil.

just the Facts - Anheuser-Busch InBev's Q1 Performance by Region, Brands

30 Apr 2013

Earlier today, Anheuser-Busch InBev reported a jump in Q1 net profits, but global sales and volumes were down. Here just-drinks takes a closer look at the group's performance by region and brands:

Analysis - Brazil launch for Corona an A-B InBev "priority"

14 Mar 2013

Anheuser-Busch InBev will make launching Corona in Brazil, the world's fourth largest beer market, a “priority” if it acquires Grupo Modelo, according to an analyst.

Comment - Is Heineken a Match for AmBev in Brazil?

18 Jan 2013

With football's World Cup in Brazil less than 18 months away, the country's brewers are busy jostling for elbow-room ahead of what will be a huge marketing opportunity.

BRAZIL: AmBev plans share restructure

10 Dec 2012

AmBev has announced plans for a restructuring of its share system to cut administrative costs and boost liquidity.

BRAZIL: AmBev beats oil giant to become most valuable firm

26 Nov 2012

AmBev, the Brazilian unit of Anheuser-Busch InBev, has overtaken Brazil's state-run oil company to be the country's most valuable company by market value.

Comment – Anheuser-Busch InBev: The Beliefs that built a Global Brewer

30 Apr 2012

Earlier today, Anheuser-Busch InBev issued its latest set of quarterly numbers. Here, in a piece that originally appeared on the Harvard Business Review, James Allen, a partner in Bain & Company’s London office and co-leader of the firm’s Global Strategy Practice, takes a broader look at the brewer to find the secret behind its consistent success.

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: Anheuser-Busch InBev poised to buy CND brewery? - report

12 Apr 2012

Anheuser-Busch InBev has declined to comment on reports that it is leading the hunt for Cerveceria Nacional Dominicana (CND), the biggest brewer in the Dominican Republic.

BRAZIL: AmBev survives Q3 wobble to post higher nine-month profits

9 Nov 2011

Price rises on beer helped AmBev to a solid increase in net sales for the first nine months of its fiscal year, while profits were also higher, despite a decline in the third quarter.

just On Call - Don't worry about Brazil - Anheuser-Busch InBev

11 Aug 2011

Beer sales in Brazil are struggling in 2011, but Anheuser-Busch InBev has said that it sees no cause for alarm in the country.

BRAZIL: Higher beer prices boost AmBev in H1

11 Aug 2011

AmBev has said that it lost market share in its key Brazil market in the first half of 2011, but higher prices and lower costs have ensured that profits continued to rise.

The Wehring Interview - Anheuser-Busch InBev - Part I

23 Jun 2011

This month, we stay with beer for The Wehring Interview. After speaking to Heineken's CEO in May, I've been lucky enough to nail down the CMO of Anheuser-Busch InBev, Chris Burggraeve. In part one, below, we look at Chris' background, where his concentration is focussed and the perils of making - and keeping - a global beer brand. Part two will run next week.

BRAZIL: AmBev reports strong 2010

3 Mar 2011

Anheuser-Busch InBev's subsidiary in Latin America, AmBev, has reported strong rises in sales and profits for 2010.

BRAZIL: AmBev dilutes shares, gets upgrade

20 Dec 2010

AmBev has announced it will increase the number of its shares five-fold.

Focus - AmBev makes its play in Venezuela

31 Aug 2010

AmBev is attempting to turn around its troubled Venezuela business and gain greater share of the country's important beer market by signing a merger deal with Cerveceria Regional. Here, just-drinks examines the move.

VENEZUELA: AmBev to merge with Cerveceria Regional

23 Aug 2010

AmBev is to merge its beer business in Venezuela with the country's second largest brewer, Cerveceria Regional, in order to mount a stronger challenge to market leader Empresas Polar.

BELGIUM: Brazil propels Anheuser-Busch InBev H1 beer sales

12 Aug 2010

Strong gains in Brazil and a boost from the FIFA World Cup helped Anheuser-Busch InBev to increase beer sales in the first half of 2010, with the Budweiser brewer also reporting a solid profits rise.





Forgot your password?