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The soft drinks category in 2018 - Review

The past year has seen significant change in the soft drinks and water sectors, precipitated by that immutable force - necessity. A look bac...

How beer faces the growth challenges of tomorrow

Bringing the curtain down on 2018, our resident beer commentator, Stephen Beaumont, looks at the growth-driving strategies of the past and p...


Andy Morton | 6 Dec 2018

In just-drinks' beer review of 2018, we looked back at the year just passed. But what is in store for 2019? We take a peek into our crystal ball to predict the biggest news and trends for the year ahead.


Andy Morton | 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.


Richard Woodard | 30 Nov 2018

The world's RTD brands can benefit from a growing market over the next few years, but divergent trends involving premiumisation and health consciousness will create varied conditions in the category's major markets.


Ian Shackleton | 23 Oct 2018

Ian Shackleton, just-drinks' resident analyst, has some sage advice for those listed drinks companies out there who are sniffing around the cannabis sector. He also considers the growing importance of corporate governance, while preparing the ground for a lively few days of third-quarter results.

Latest Interviews

Olly Wehring | 8 Jan 2018

Over the weekend, Molson Coors announced its purchase of UK cider producer Aspall Cyder. Earlier today, just-drinks spoke to Henry Chevallier Guild, from the family that owned Aspall, and the MD of Molson Coors UK & Ireland, Phil Whitehead.


Olly Wehring | 7 Dec 2017

In November, just-drinks grabbed some time with the CEO of the drinks industry-funded International Alliance for Responsible Drinking, Henry Ashworth. The first part of our resultant interview, which can be found here, saw Ashworth explain what the organisation does and how it defines success. Here, in part two, we discuss IARD's relationship with the World Health Organisation and tackle the thorny issue of pricing as a tool in responsible drinking's arsenal.

Latest News

Lucy Britner | 21 Jan 2019

MillerCoors, the US unit of Molson Coors, has added a new flavour to its Crispin hard cider range, as it looks to attract wine drinkers.


Lucy Britner | 21 Jan 2019

MillerCoors has appointed a new CMO, six months after the departure of the previous incumbent.


Andy Morton | 4 Dec 2018

Brick Brewing is considering ways to produce cannabis-infused beverages for other companies, the brewer has told just-drinks.


Lucy Britner | 30 Nov 2018

The US unit of Molson Coors has announced the departure of its chief customer officer.


Andy Morton | 16 Nov 2018

Asian beer is enjoying a global high as a number of top-selling brews climbed the rankings in a new list of the world's most valuable beer brands.


Lucy Britner | 1 Nov 2018

The CEO of Molson Coors has given more details about the company's cannabis play in Canada.


Lucy Britner | 1 Nov 2018

The CEO of MillerCoors has detailed plans to revitalise the Coors Light lager brand in the US.


Lucy Britner | 1 Nov 2018

Australian company The Cannabis Co has lined up a gin distilled using cannabis terpenes.


Olly Wehring | 29 Oct 2018

Molson Coors has completed the creation of its cannabis-focused joint venture in Canada, where the drug has recently been cleared for legalisation nation-wide.


Lucy Britner | 22 Oct 2018

Molson Coors will replace its Molson Canadian Light in the US market as it looks to tap into the trend towards lower-calorie products.


Lucy Britner | 17 Oct 2018

Canada has today (17 October) become the second country in the world to legalise the recreational use of cannabis.


Lucy Britner | 5 Sep 2018

Molson Coors' US unit, MillerCoors, has announced plans to phase out 350 salaried positions as it looks to tackle ongoing industry challenges.


Richard Woodard | 5 Sep 2018

Long-serving beverage industry analyst Mark Swartzberg is quitting his role at Stifel Nicolaus to take over as global VP of investor relations at Molson Coors.


Andy Morton | 30 Aug 2018

Molson Coors' US unit, MillerCoors, is to launch a new line of alcoholic FMBs (flavoured malt beverages) that contain less sugar than competing brands.


Olly Wehring | 24 Aug 2018

Diageo has declined to comment on a report linking the drinks giant with a pending entry into the cannabis market in Canada.


Andy Morton | 23 Aug 2018

Beverages have been placed ninth out of 15 in a list of industries ranked by their "brand intimacy".


Andy Morton | 7 Aug 2018

Molson Coors is to withdraw Two Hats in the US, just a year after launching the flavoured beer brand.


Andy Morton | 6 Aug 2018

Oregon kombucha maker Humm Kombucha has claimed to have solved the problem of the drink's tendency to turn alcoholic.


Lucy Britner | 2 Aug 2018

Executives at Molson Coors have said consumer approval of cannabis is growing, as the company anticipates Canada could become a test bed for further innovation.


Andy Morton | 2 Aug 2018

Molson Coors sales declines improved slightly in the second quarter of the year but a global volumes drop saw the US and Canadian brewer pledge to address weakness in its home markets.


Lucy Britner | 2 Aug 2018

Molson Coors has become the latest company to line up entry into the cannabis beverages market in Canada. 


Lucy Britner | 10 Jul 2018

Molson Coors has announced the departure of its MillerCoors chief marketing officer.

Latest blogs

James Wilmore | 2 Jul 2014

I predicted that the Molson Canadian beer fridge marketing concept had legs - and so it is proving.



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