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CCU sees Q1 shine

Olly Wehring | 6 May 2015

CCU has reported a strong start to 2015, with both sales and profits in the first three months performing well.


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CCU to launch in Colombia beer market

James Wilmore | 11 Nov 2014

CCU, the Chilean drinks firm, is set to launch into the Colombian beer market after signing a joint-venture deal with private conglomerate Postobón.


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A-B InBev cuts ties with CCU in Argentina, Uruguay

Olly Wehring | 12 Aug 2014

Anheuser-Busch InBev has confirmed the transfer from CCU of its Corona and Budweiser distribution in Argentina and Uruguay, respectively.


CCU "not pleased" with Q1 as profits flat-line

Olly Wehring | 7 May 2014

CCU has voiced its discontent with first-quarter figures that show profits stagnating


Compañía Cervecerías Unidas buys Uruguayan brands

Andy Morton | 18 Sep 2012

Chilean brewer Compañía Cervecerías Unidas CCU has bought a full stake in the owners of Uruguayan beverage brands Nix and Native.


Heineken Americas president joins AG Barr board

Andy Morton | 20 Aug 2012

The president of Heineken's Americas unit is joining the board of Scottish soft drinks maker AG Barr in a non-executive role.


A-B InBev's Quilmes to spend US$730m

Chris Mercer | 7 Jul 2011

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Quilmes brewer is to spend ARS3bn (US$730.2m) up to 2015 to meet growing consumer demand for beer in its native Argentina.


Heineken shuffles executive pack

just-drinks.com editorial team | 3 Jun 2011

Heineken has announced that the current president of its Asia Pacific business will move to become president of the brewer's Africa and Middle East division.


CCU sees beer volumes drive Q1

just-drinks.com editorial team | 6 May 2011

Compania Cervecerias Unidas has posted a healthy set of figures for its first quarter.


CCU sees volumes rise in Q1

just-drinks.com editorial team | 11 Apr 2011

The Chilean drinks giant part-owned by Heineken, Compania Cervecerias Unidas, has reported a solid rise in volume sales for the first quarter of 2011.


CCU reports FY profits drop

just-drinks.com editorial team | 4 Feb 2011

The Chilean drinks giant part-owned by Heineken, Compania Cervecerias Unidas, has recorded a drop in full-year profits following the sale of its stake in Aguas CCU Nestle.


Vina Concha y Toro moves into beer

just-drinks.com editorial team | 2 Feb 2011

Vina Concha y Toro is to acquire 40% of Chilean brewer Cerveceria Kross for an undisclosed sum.


CCU buoyed by strong Q3 sales

just-drinks.com editorial team | 4 Nov 2010

The Chilean drinks giant part-owned by Heineken, Compania Cervecerias Unidas, has reported a strong rise in sales but a dip in net earnings for the third quarter of 2010.


CCU reports H1 profits drop

just-drinks.com editorial team | 5 Aug 2010

Chilean drinks group Compañía Cervecerías Unidas (CCU) has reported a sharp dip in profits for the first half of 2010, despite strong rises in beer sales across Chile and Argentina.


Q2 volumes rise for Compania Cervecerias Unidas

just-drinks.com editorial team | 8 Jul 2010

Compania Cervecerias Unidas has posted a healthy lift in volume sales for its second quarter.


Earthquake hits CCU Q1 profits

just-drinks.com editorial team | 27 May 2010

The earthquake that struck Chile earlier this year has damaged first quarter profits for domestic drinks group Compania Cervecerias Unidas (CCU).


CCU sales rise, stake sale boosts profits

just-drinks.com editorial team | 19 Mar 2010

Price rises boosted beer sales at Chile's Compania Cervecerias Unidas (CCU) in 2009, with profits lifted by gains from a deal with Nestle Waters.


Heineken's CCU unit hit by Chilean earthquake

just-drinks.com editorial team | 8 Mar 2010

Heineken has moved to clarify reports of earthquake damage at the Chilean brewer Compania Cervecerias Unidas (CCU).


SABMiller silent on brewer acquisition

Chris Mercer | 1 Feb 2010

SABMiller has declined to comment on speculation that it is eyeing a move for Argentina's third largest brewer, a deal that analysts believe would make sense for the brewer after it failed to acquire FEMSA Cerveza.


Stake sale boosts CCU profits

just-drinks.com editorial team | 2 Dec 2009

Chilean beverage giant Compania Cervecerias Unidas (CCU) has posted a 51.6% increase in profits for the first nine months of the year, boosted by a stake sale to Nestle Waters and negative inflation.


H1 profits rise at Compania Cervecerias Unidas

just-drinks.com editorial team | 10 Aug 2009

Chilean beverage giant Compania Cervecerias Unidas (CCU) has reported a 35% rise in net profits for the first half of 2009, boosted by a stake sale to Nestle Waters.


CCU volumes rise in H1

just-drinks.com editorial team | 9 Jul 2009

Chilean beverage giant Compania Cervecerias Unidas (CCU) has reported a 4% rise in volume sales for the first half of 2009.


CCU posts rise in sales volumes

just-drinks.com editorial team | 8 Apr 2009

Chilean brewer and soft drinks group Compañía Cervecerías Unidas has reported a 3.5% rise in sales volumes for the first quarter of 2009.

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Olly Wehring | 18 Nov 2014

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