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Britvic appoints Joanne Wilson as CFO

11 Mar 2019

Britvic has ended a near-five-month search for a chief financial officer, with Joanne Wilson confirmed to join the soft drinks company.

PepsiCo names Jason Richards as new UK head

31 Jan 2019

PepsiCo has appointed a new general manager for its operations in the UK.

The soft drinks & bottled water categories in 2018 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part II - FREE TO ACCESS

17 Dec 2018

The past year has seen significant change in the soft drinks and water sectors, precipitated by that immutable force - necessity. A look back over the past 12 months reveals how environmental and health concerns are shaping company strategy, investment decisions and new product development.

Britvic braces for tough 2019 as full-year 2018 sales grow - results data

29 Nov 2018

Britvic has said it expects the tough trading environment to continue into 2019, as the group hailed a rise in sales in its fiscal-2018.

Britvic draws online ire from Diabetes UK tie-up

26 Nov 2018

Britvic has teamed up with a diabetes charity in the UK, prompting several complaints in the country.

Britvic lines up J2O Glitterberry UK TV push

6 Nov 2018

Britvic has rolled out the first TV ad for its J2O Glitterberry flavour since 2011.

Britvic's Fruit Shoot Juiced makes UK TV debut

23 Oct 2018

Britvic has lined up the first TV campaign for its Fruit Shoot Juiced drink in the UK market.

Britvic on the hunt for new CFO as Mathew Dunn plans move to ASOS

23 Oct 2018

UK soft drinks and mixers company Britvic has started the search for a new chief financial officer, after the current incumbent announced his departure.

Britvic partners Robinsons Cordials with UK weekend TV programme

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.

PepsiCo calms bottlers over SodaStream purchase - report

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.

How did Britvic perform in Q3? - results

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.

Britvic digs in heels as trade union prepares to strike

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.

Summer's here! So is a global trade war - The just-drinks Analyst

28 Jun 2018

In his latest missive from the investor coal-face, former analyst Ian Shackleton shares his thoughts on how the second quarter is shaping up, the prospects of a trade war between the US and, well, everybody else and how drinks companies are starting to think longer-term than the next three months.

The winning ownership model, SABMiller lives and the CEO's money worries - The just-drinks Analyst

31 May 2018

In this month's visit to our pages, just-drinks' in-house analyst, Ian Shackleton, settles the company ownership debate, finds flickering embers of SABMiller and offers sympathies to CEOs dealing with rejected salary requests.

Britvic unveils US$4m 'Find Your Mojo' ad for J2O

24 May 2018

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

Britvic outruns cold conditions to post H1 2018 sales rise - results

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.

Britvic rolls out 2018 UK Robinsons Refresh'd campaign in UK

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.

UK sugar levy slashes taxable soft drinks volumes to 12% - study

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.

Britvic unveils Robinsons Fruit Shoot ad in UK - video

5 Apr 2018

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

Drinks firms exposed as England lays ground for bottle-deposit scheme

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.

Five soft drinks growth drivers for 2018 - Focus

23 Mar 2018

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

Britvic offers helping hand to UK retailers with sugar tax website

8 Feb 2018

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

Sales flatline for Britvic in Q1 fiscal-2018 - trading update

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.

Britvic targets adults with new Robinsons Fruit Creations ad - video

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.

Britvic names John Campbell commercial operations director

8 Jan 2018

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

Britvic confirms job cuts with plan to close UK plant

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.

Britvic FY fiscal-2017 by region - results data

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.

Shift in UK market puts Britvic's FY fiscal-2017 sales on the up - results

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.

Fifth of UK consumers plan to drink less this Christmas - research

10 Nov 2017

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

Britvic's Robinsons Fruit Creations and Cordials - Product Launch

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.

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