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The post-Brexit winners and losers - Analysis

The markets have had the weekend to digest the possible implications of the UK's decision to leave the EU. Here is a summation of what the a...

C&C Group's FY performance by region - Focus

Yesterday, C&C Group reported a drop in full-year sales and volumes. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the company's performance by region:...


Andy Morton | 29 Oct 2015

Asked yesterday what disappointed him the most about C&C Group's first-half results, CEO Stephen Glancey told just-drinks he preferred to look at the positives.


Andy Morton | 28 Oct 2015

Earlier today, C&C Group reported a drop in first-half sales and profits. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the company's performance by region.


Lucy Britner | 26 Oct 2015

C&C Group will announce its half-year and second-quarter results on Wednesday. Here, just-drinks looks at the drinks producer's activities in the three months to the end of August:


Lucy Britner | 25 Jun 2015

As the US looks set to start imbibing cider like its friends across the pond, we look at the key messages from this year’s campaign crop.

Latest Interviews

James Wilmore | 4 Nov 2014

Sue Clark has spent the last two-and-a-half years heading up SABMiller's European business. It's been a tough introduction to the world of P&L, after ten years in a corporate affairs role. Here, just-drinks deputy editor James Wilmore speaks to Clark on how she manages the region, her aim to attract more women to beer and her intriguing hobby.


Olly Wehring | 27 Jan 2011

Every month, managing editor Olly Wehring turns his spotlight into the eyes of a senior drinks executive. First up in 2011 is the CEO of William Grant & Sons, Stella David.

Latest News

Lucy Britner | 1 Jun 2017

C&C Group has promoted Andrea Pozzi to the role of group chief operating officer. 


Olly Wehring | 30 May 2017

Gruppo Campari has declined to comment on claims its Carolans and Irish Mist spirits brands are going up for sale.


Andy Morton | 17 May 2017

Inflation in the UK gives medium-sized alcohol producers a chance to raise prices in the shadow of their bigger rivals, C&C Group's CEO has said.


Andy Morton | 17 May 2017

C&C Group posted a full-year loss as Brexit and a second write-down on its US cider business hit performance.


Lucy Britner | 15 May 2017

Ahead of the release on Wednesday of C&C Group's fiscal-2017 results, here's a look at the events that shaped the three months to the end of February for the company. 


Andy Morton | 6 Apr 2017

C&C Group has used the same name as Heineken's successful cider variant, Strongbow Dark Fruit, for the launch of its own blackcurrant cider.


Lucy Britner | 27 Mar 2017

C&C Group's Scottish subsidiary, Tennent Caledonian, has lined up a new range of 'premium' bottled beers under the Caledonia Collection name. 


Andy Morton | 16 Mar 2017

C&C Group's Tennent's lager is to display the UK chief medical officer's revised alcohol-intake guidelines on its packaging.


Andy Morton | 10 Mar 2017

C&C Group has warned that it expects another challenging 12 months ahead, after it revealed operating profits for its fiscal-2017 will likely decline.


Andy Morton | 23 Feb 2017

C&C Group's Scottish unit is rolling out new Tennent's Lager bar pumps after they lifted sales by 4% in a trail-run.


Andy Morton | 12 Dec 2016

C&C Group is to cede more capacity at its Scottish brewery to Anheuser-Busch InBev as part of a shake up of the companies' UK distribution agreements.


Andy Morton | 7 Dec 2016

C&C Group's Scottish sales and distribution unit, Tennent's, has launched a digital ordering app for its on-trade accounts.


Andy Morton | 22 Nov 2016

C&C Group is to sell Irish cider Magners in Indonesia through a new distribution deal.


Andy Morton | 27 Oct 2016

C&C Group has posted a sluggish first-half as the Irish drinks company blamed Brexit for heavy currency headwinds.


Olly Wehring | 20 Oct 2016

C&C Group has followed the sale of its English cider bottling facility with the divestment of its cider production operations in the country to Brothers Drinks Co.


Olly Wehring | 12 Sep 2016

C&C Group has lined up the launch of two extensions of the Blackthorn cider brand in the UK off-premise.


Andy Morton | 1 Sep 2016

The head of C&C Group's Scottish sales and distribution unit, Tennent's, is to leave, the company has announced.


Andy Morton | 30 Aug 2016

C&C Group's Scottish subsidiary, Tennent Caledonian, has expanded the launch of its gluten-free Tennent's Lager extension after a trial run in Italy.


Lucy Britner | 8 Aug 2016

C&C Group has started distribution of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer in the UK & Ireland. 


Andy Morton | 7 Jul 2016

C&C Group has warned investors Brexit could wipe out efforts to get the Magners owner back on track. 


Andy Morton | 30 Jun 2016

C&C Group has cut UK production of its non-apple and pear Magners cider production as it admits consumers are suffering from "flavour fatigue". 


Andy Morton | 27 Jun 2016

An analyst has heaped further misery on C&C Group, saying the Magners owner will "suffer severely" from the UK's decision to leave the EU.

Latest blogs

James Wilmore | 3 Oct 2014

Is Heineken hoping to repeat the trick that shot Magners to fame with its new Strongbow campaign in the US?


James Wilmore | 22 Aug 2014

Poland is hardly noted for its cider consumption, but all this could be about to change.

Company research

UB Group in Alcoholic Drinks (India)

UB Group in Alcoholic Drinks (India)

UB Group is confident that it will achieve a strong performance in the forecast period, thanks to rising beer sales. The company will focus on ensuring that input prices are kept stable, while also of...

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Rémy Cointreau Group in Spirits (World)

Rémy Cointreau Group in Spirits (World)

Rémy Cointreau continues to intensify its focus on premium and above spirits, following the divestment of brands such as Passoa, acquisition of Westlands small batch bourbon/other US whisky and focus...

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Unilever Group in Hot Drinks (World)

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Unilever is the largest tea company in the world thanks to brands such as Lipton and Brooke Bond, with an extensive global presence in both hot and RTD tea. This report looks at Unilever’s corporate s...

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