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Greene King to follow Fuller's in UK brewing exit? - analyst

14 Mar 2019

Greene King could be the next UK pub estate to offload its brewery operations, with Heineken or Anheuser-Busch InBev a potential buyer, an analyst has forecast.

Carlsberg moves Malaysia chief to Eastern Europe role amid shake-up

12 Mar 2019

A raft of senior executive changes has been announced at Carlsberg, including the appointment of new regional heads for Eastern and Western Europe.

Carlsberg Performance Trends 2014-2018 - results data

11 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.

Carlsberg takes stake in Chinese craft brewer Jing-A

4 Mar 2019

Carlsberg has acquired a minority stake in a Beijing craft brewery.

Carlsberg launches 8.8%-abv "relaxation" Black Eagle stout in Myanmar

1 Mar 2019

Carlsberg has launched a new stout brand in Myanmar that claims to help consumers "get a proper relaxation".

Carlsberg UK replaces core beer with Carlsberg Danish Pilsner

12 Feb 2019

The UK unit of Carlsberg has revamped its namesake brand in the country, to create what it claims is a "better" brew as well as highlight the beer's Danish heritage.

Asia "firing on all cylinders" for Carlsberg – Analysis

8 Feb 2019

Aside from championing good weather and the FIFA World Cup, Carlsberg's full-year 2018 results this week highlighted robust growth in Asia.

Habeco talks rumble on for Carlsberg

7 Feb 2019

The CEO of Carlsberg has said conversations with the Vietnamese government "continue", as the Danish brewer's quest to increase its stake in Vietnam's state-controlled Hanoi Beer Alcohol & Beverage Corp (Habeco) enters another year.

Choosing between beer & spirits in 2019, my drinks stock of the year and activist investors - The just-drinks Analyst

24 Jan 2019

Our resident analyst is back, in 2019! Ian Shackleton will share with us his investor perspective on the drinks industry throughout the year. This month's take sees Ian picking a favourite between beer and spirits, announcing his 'Stock to Watch' of 2019 and warning of the disruptive effects on a company from an activist investor.

Carlsberg lines up board changes as Lars Rebien Sørensen prepares departure

9 Jan 2019

Carlsberg has nominated a new member to its supervisory board, following the deputy chairman's decision to step down.

Carlsberg buys stake in Super Bock Group owner

13 Dec 2018

Carlsberg will control 60% of Portugal's Super Bock after taking a stake in the beer group's owner.

How the global beer category will face the growth challenges of the future - Comment

6 Dec 2018

Bringing the curtain down on 2018, our resident beer commentator, Stephen Beaumont, looks at the growth-driving strategies of the past and predicts how these strategies will morph in the coming years.

The beer category in 2018 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part I - FREE TO ACCESS

6 Dec 2018

As the end of the year approaches, just-drinks takes a four-part look at the stories that made the headlines in 2018 across the global drinks industry. In part I, news & insights editor Andy Morton picks out the highs and the lows for the beer category.

Anheuser-Busch InBev trials plastic-free Corona multi-packs

30 Nov 2018

Anheuser-Busch InBev is hoping to set a new industry packaging standard with a test of plastic-free six-packs for its Corona beer brand.

Responsible drinking issues around the world - The IARD Digest - November 2018

23 Nov 2018

Once a month, the drinks industry-funded International Alliance for Responsible Drinking, which covers alcohol policies worldwide, looks at what's going on in-market to promote a more responsible role for alcohol in society.

Carlsberg to boost alcohol-free portfolio as UK study reveals growing trends

20 Nov 2018

Almost three-fifths of UK consumers have tried a low- or no-alcohol beer, new research from Carlsberg has shown, as the segment grows in acceptance in the country's on-premise channel.

Carlsberg's turnaround challenge in the UK - What just-drinks thinks

5 Nov 2018

It is the glue dots that will do it...

Carlsberg UK turnaround will take time – Carlsberg CEO

5 Nov 2018

The CEO of Carlsberg has said the relaunch of its namesake brand in the UK market will take more than two years.

Carlsberg on track to enter 31 Chinese cities before 2020

5 Nov 2018

The CEO of Carlsberg has said the brewer aims to be present in 31 Chinese cities by the end of next year.

Is Carlsberg's turnaround here to stay? - results data

1 Nov 2018

Carlsberg has followed last week's upbeat full-year performance review with a strong third-quarter, as group sales rose by high single digits on the back of good weather in Western Europe.

Anheuser-Busch InBev lifts lid on alleged price-fixing cartel in India - report

25 Oct 2018

Anheuser-Busch InBev has reportedly turned whistleblower against two of its rivals after accusing Heineken and Carlsberg's operations in India of price fixing.

Carlsberg ups 2018 earnings expectations

25 Oct 2018

Carlsberg has raised its full-year 2018 outlook after sales and operating profits in the three months to the end of September fared better than expected.

Carlsberg and Heineken in Cambodia - What just-drinks thinks

25 Oct 2018

Heineken released its Q3 results yesterday and, in the process, shone a light on an as-yet-little-noticed corner of the global beer market. Cambodia is rarely mentioned alongside the big hitters of the South-East Asian alcohol market - namely Thailand and Vietnam. Its relatively-small population of 16m normally keeps it under the radar.

Carlsberg to ditch plastic in multi-can packs

6 Sep 2018

Carlsberg has unveiled a way to package multi-pack can formats without the use of plastic, a proposition that could reduce global plastic waste by around 1,200 tonnes per year.

Carlsberg to expand Kronenbourg brewery with US$117m investment

29 Aug 2018

Carlsberg is to increase capacity at its biggest European brewer with a EUR100m (US$117m) investment.

China becomes Carlsberg's number one as Asia continues to excite

20 Aug 2018

China overtook Russia to become Carlsberg's biggest market in the first half of this year, with the brewer expressing an interest in further M&A activity in Asia.

Heineken faces tough battle in China's growing super-premium tier - analysis

16 Aug 2018

Heineken is unlikely to tackle Anheuser-Busch InBev's Budweiser brand head-on in China following the Dutch brewer's deal with CR Beer, an analyst has forecast. However, the group will be forced to fight for share in China's super-premium tier as international brewers increasingly flock to the growing end of the market.

How did Carlsberg perform in the first half of 2018? - results data

16 Aug 2018

Carlsberg enjoyed a healthy second quarter of 2018, with growth in the overall first-half of the year outpacing the increase posted in Q1.

Carlsberg increases Cambrew stake in Cambodia

13 Aug 2018

Carlsberg has taken majority control of its Cambodian beer JV.

Carlsberg, Brooklyn open Lithuania brewery

4 Jul 2018

Carlsberg and Brooklyn Brewery have opened a craft brewing facility in Lithuania.





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