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Lucy Britner | 23 Mar 2018

Britvic has outlined several category trends to help boost soft drinks sales in the UK this year.


Andy Morton | 29 Nov 2017

Today, Britvic posted a rise in its full-year sales but profits were down as the company invested in a business capability programme. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by region in fiscal 2017. All sales values are on a constant currency basis.


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Lucy Britner | 14 Sep 2018

Britvic has added two seasonal launches to its Robinson Cordials and Creations ranges.


Olly Wehring | 10 Sep 2018

Britvic has started the UK-wide roll-out of the annual limited edition flavour from its J2O adult soft drinks brand.


Olly Wehring | 24 Aug 2018

Britvic has lined up a sponsorship deal for its Robinsons Cordials range in the UK with James Martin's Saturday Morning television programme.


Andy Morton | 22 Aug 2018

PepsiCo has reassured its bottling partners its US$3.2bn takeover of SodaStream International will not see it turn away from them, according to a Bloomberg report.


Andy Morton | 21 Aug 2018

Britvic's adult beverage unit, Wisehead Productions, has entered the pink drinks category with a new mixer for its London Essence Co range.


Richard Woodard | 24 Jul 2018

UK-based soft drinks maker Britvic overcame the impact of a carbon dioxide shortage in the UK and Ireland to post a 3.4% sales rise during the third quarter.


Andy Morton | 19 Jul 2018

Britvic has appointed a new marketing director for its UK unit.


Andy Morton | 18 Jul 2018

UK-based soft drinks maker Britvic has warned that upcoming strikes will not change its stance on redundancy payouts at its soon-to-close Norwich plant.


Andy Morton | 18 Jun 2018

PepsiCo has overhauled the packaging for its 7UP Free brand in the UK ahead of a new marketing campaign.


Andy Morton | 24 May 2018

European soft drinks maker Britvic has launched a GBP3m (US$4m) marketing campaign in the UK for its J2O brand.


Andy Morton | 23 May 2018

European soft drinks maker Britvic brushed off bad weather in its second quarter to post a solid sales jump in new H1 results.


Lucy Britner | 3 May 2018

Britvic will roll out its Robinsons Refresh'd marketing campaign for a second year, as it looks to further engage its target audience of 25-44 year olds in the UK market.


Andy Morton | 12 Apr 2018

The percentage of soft drinks that sit above the new UK sugar tax halved in the run up to the levy's introduction, a new report says.


Andy Morton | 5 Apr 2018

Britvic has launched a new TV ad in the UK for its Robinsons Fruit Shoot range.


Andy Morton | 28 Mar 2018

Drinks companies operating in the UK that are already braced for next month's sugar tax are facing further disruption after the Government announced plans to introduce a bottle-deposit return system in England.


Andy Morton | 8 Feb 2018

Britvic has launched a website that aims to prepare UK retailers for the country’s upcoming sugar tax.


Lucy Britner | 31 Jan 2018

Britvic has reported flat sales for the first quarter of its fiscal-2018, as the introduction of a sugar tax looms in its domestic market.


Andy Morton | 22 Jan 2018

A new TV campaign for Britvic's latest Robinsons range will attempt to bring more adults into the cordial category in the UK.


Lucy Britner | 8 Jan 2018

Britvic has appointed John Campbell to the role of commercial operations director.


Andy Morton | 18 Dec 2017

UK soft drinks maker Britvic is to cut more than 200 jobs as it closes its Norwich factory and shifts production to other sites.


Andy Morton | 29 Nov 2017

Britvic has posted an increase in full-year organic sales as trends in its core UK market moved from volume to value growth.


Lucy Britner | 10 Nov 2017

Around 20% of UK consumers intend to drink less alcohol over the festive season, according to recently-released research.


Andy Morton | 24 Oct 2017

Britvic is adding two new Robinsons products to its portfolio, including a cordial that has twice the amount of fruit than original Robinsons.


Lucy Britner | 3 Oct 2017

Britvic has announced a proposal to close one of its production sites in the UK, as it looks to improve efficiency.

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