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The Coca-Cola Co eyes Xiamen Culiangwang Beverage buy

The Coca-Cola Co has offered to buy Chinese protein drinks maker Xiamen Culiangwang Beverage Technology in a deal worth US$400m....

Heineken "concerned" as Indonesia enacts beer sales ban

Heineken has said it is "very concerned" after Indonesian authorities implemented a ban on beer sales in the country's small stores....

Bacardi hands global advertising to single agency

Bacardi is to outsource advertising for its core brands to one agency as it continues to streamline its business....

Elysian co-founder departs in wake of Anheuser-Busch InBev takeover

The head brewer of craft brewer Elysian has left the company days after it was fully acquired by Anheuser-Busch InBev....

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The Coca-Cola Co eyes Xiamen Culiangwang Beverage buy 17 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

The Coca-Cola Co has offered to buy Chinese protein drinks maker Xiamen Culiangwang Beverage Technology in a deal worth US$400m.


just the week in - Spirits & Wine 17 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

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


just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water 17 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

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.


just the week in - Beer 17 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

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


just a While Ago - On 17 April in... 17 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


Dr Pepper Snapple Group buys Bai Brands stake 17 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPSG) has bought a minority stake in Bai 5-owner Bai Brands for US$15m.


Remy Cointreau boosts WeChat presence with Remy Martin push 17 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

Remy Cointreau's Cognac brand Remy Martin has increased its WeChat followers by five-fold in two days after an advertising campaign on the Chinese social media platform.


Heineken "concerned" as Indonesia enacts beer sales ban 16 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

Heineken has said it is "very concerned" after Indonesian authorities implemented a ban on beer sales in the country's small stores.


Carlsberg exec joins Diageo as Africa chief steps down 16 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

The president of Diageo's Africa operations, Andy Fennell, has confirmed his intention to stand down from the company.


just a While Ago - On 16 April in... 16 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


Concha y Toro toasts "banner" 2014 as sales, profits leap in FY 16 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

Concha y Toro has described 2014 as a "banner year" as sales and profits both reported healthy growth.


SABMiller sees FY sales lift, with North America stagnant 16 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

SABMiller has seen sales hold firm in its latest fiscal year, despite a flat performance in the period from North America.


Emerging markets stay "tough" for Diageo as YTD sales flatline 16 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

Diageo has seen sales in the first nine months of its fiscal year continue to flatline, with Asia Pacific cancelling out a healthy performance in Africa.


Crimson Wine Group poaches Wente's McLaren for CFO 16 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

Crimson Wine Group has confirmed the appointment of Wente Family Estates' Shannon McLaren as its CFO.


Bacardi hands global advertising to single agency 15 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

Bacardi is to outsource advertising for its core brands to one agency as it continues to streamline its business.


Elysian co-founder departs in wake of Anheuser-Busch InBev takeover 15 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

The head brewer of craft brewer Elysian has left the company days after it was fully acquired by Anheuser-Busch InBev.


Focus - Remy Cointreau's FY Performance by Region, Brand 15 Apr 2015

Andy Morton

In a trading update yesterday, Remy Cointreau posted marginal organic sales growth for its fiscal full year, but reported sales dropped by 6%, Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's sales performance by region and brand in the 12 months to the end of March.


Widmer Brothers in US$10m brewery expansion 15 Apr 2015

Richard Woodard

Craft brewer Widmer Brothers is planning the US$10m expansion of its brewery in Portland, Oregon, following a leap in demand for its beers.


Rémy Cointreau eyes recovery after Q4 bounceback 15 Apr 2015

Richard Woodard

Rémy Cointreau saw full-year sales decline by more than 6% in its most recent fiscal year, but the Rémy Martin Cognac brand bounced back, thanks to a late recovery in China.


just a While Ago - On 15 April in... 15 Apr 2015

Olly Wehring

Here's a look at what was happening on this day in...


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