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Nichols sales slump 19% in turbulent 2020 - results

12 Jan 2021

Sales for UK soft drinks maker Nichols fell by almost one-fifth last year as the coronavirus pandemic impacted the out-of-home channel.

Nichols prepares for new CEO as Q1 shines, Q2 dives - results data

22 Jul 2020

Nichols has seen the first six months of 2020 deliver a double-digit sales fall, although flagship brand Vimto enjoyed a healthier start to the year.

Nichols chief executive Marnie Millard named British Soft Drinks Association president

26 Jun 2020

Nichols CEO Marnie Millard has been elected as the next president of UK soft drinks industry body the British Soft Drinks Association (BSDA).

Nichols parks 2020 guidance as COVID-19 prompts cost-cutting

31 Mar 2020

Vimto brand owner Nichols is the latest drinks company to abandon its forecasts for performance in 2020.

Nichols working on Middle East sugar tax mitigation for Vimto in 2020

26 Feb 2020

UK-based group Nichols has warned that its Ramadan-related success in the Middle East could be hit this year by a new tax that will increase some soft drinks' retail prices in the region by 50%.

Where you should invest in 2020, what's the worst ever beer deal and why Vimto could be a 2020 no-no - The just-drinks Analyst

23 Jan 2020

In his first just-drinks outing of 2020, in-house analyst Ian Shackleton shares his drinks stock tip, flags what could be the worst beer transaction of all-time and considers what could be a tough 12 months for one of the UK's more curious soft drinks players.

Nichols confirms sales rise in 2019 - trading update

9 Jan 2020

Vimto brand owner Nichols has reported a mid-single-digit lift in sales from 2019.

Sales rise in 2019 for Nichols but new Middle East soft drinks tax threatens 2020

23 Dec 2019

An expected low-single-digit lift in sales this year will serve as a precursor to a tough 2020, Nichols has warned.

How did Nichols perform in H1 2019? - results data

17 Jul 2019

UK soft drinks group Nichols has reported a strong set of results for the first half of this year, with sales in the six months rising by low double-digits.

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.

UK drives Nichols Q1 2018 as overseas sales drop 30% - results

20 Jul 2018

Soft drinks maker Nichols had the UK to thank for a 2.3% revenue rise in the first half of 2018, as anticipated problems with trade in the Middle East sent international sales tumbling.

Nichols gives Vimtoad the elbow as new Vimto ad targets teens - video

6 Jun 2018

Nichols has launched a GBP3m (US$4m) Vimto campaign in the UK that targets 15- to 19-year-olds with a Snapchat lens and a Unilad tie-up.

Nichols' Levi Roots Exotic Kick Mango and Coconut - Product Launch

9 May 2018

Nichols has launched a new chilli-infused flavour in its Levi Roots portfolio as it looks to tap into growing trends for spiced soft drinks.

Nichols pulls complete soft drinks stable below UK sugar tax line

2 Mar 2018

Vimto owner Nichols has moved its entire owned portfolio below the UK's impending sugar tax threshold.

Vimto sales boost sets Nichols on course for strong 2017 - trading update

19 Dec 2017

UK soft drinks maker Nichols has said strong sales for its Vimto brand this year have blunted the effect of higher input costs.

Nichols H1 2017 sales climb on Ramadan shipment boost - results

20 Jul 2017

Later shipments for Ramadan helped boost H1 sales for UK soft drinks group Nichols but profits slipped slightly.

Nichols braced for currency squeeze in 2017 - Q1 trading update

26 Apr 2017

First-quarter sales for UK soft drinks group Nichols were "in line" with expectations, but currency-related pressures are set to take their toll in 2017.

Nichols' Feel Good Infusions - Product Launch

21 Apr 2017

Nichols is taking the Feel Good juice brand it bought in 2015 into the flavoured water category.

Nichols upbeat on 2016 as full-year sales shine - results

10 Jan 2017

Nichols has reported sales increases for 2016 in both its domestic and international markets.

Nichols predicts strong full-year after H1 sales, profits boost - results

22 Jul 2016

UK soft drinks producer Nichols has forecast another solid six months after first-half results saw sales and profits climb.

Nichols takes Vimto back to India

11 May 2016

Nichols is relaunching its Vimto soft drinks brand in India after first taking the beverage to the country in 1920.

Nichols expands Vimto Malt line in Africa push

25 Apr 2016

Nichols is to roll out Vimto Malt in glass bottles one year on from the launch of the West Africa-targeted soft drink.

Nichols margin focus pays off in FY profits boost

2 Mar 2016

Nichols has posted a jump in full-year profits despite flat sales, as the company cut back on discounting and focused on margin growth.

Nichols' Vimto Remix - Product Launch

12 Jan 2016

Nichols is to launch Vimto Remix, an extension to its Vimto range that combines the original's taste profile with fruit flavours.

Sales stay steady for Nichols in 2015, thanks to international

8 Jan 2016

Nichols has credited its export sales with propping up the top line in 2015, as its domestic performance slipped in the period.

On this day in drinks history - featuring Brown-Forman, Carlsberg, Nichols

18 Aug 2015

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3 Aug 2015

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just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

31 Jul 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global soft drinks & bottled water category. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and spirits & wine.

Nichols sees H1 net profits rise, acquires Feel Good

27 Jul 2015

Vimto owner Nichols has posted a healthy lift in half-year profits on flat sales, while announcing its purchase of the Feel Good soft drinks brand.

just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

10 Jul 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global soft drinks & bottled water category. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and spirits & wine.






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