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Anheuser-Busch InBev set to install new chairman

Anheuser-Busch InBev is poised to propose a new chairman at its AGM next month....

PepsiCo's CEO 2014 pay package totals US$22.5m

PepsiCo's CEO, Indra Nooyi, saw her total compensation reach US$22.5m last year, helped by a new performance scheme....

SPI Group 'disappointed' over Stolichnaya ruling

SPI Group has said is "very disappointed" by a Dutch court's demand that it return its Stolichnaya rights to the Russian state and is review...

Craft is an 'abused' term - Pernod Ricard's Our/Vodka head

The head of Pernod Ricard's 'Our/Vodka' division has claimed that craft is an “abused” term in the spirits industry and causes confusion amo...

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Anheuser-Busch InBev set to install new chairman 27 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Anheuser-Busch InBev is poised to propose a new chairman at its AGM next month.


PepsiCo's CEO 2014 pay package totals US$22.5m 27 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

PepsiCo's CEO, Indra Nooyi, saw her total compensation reach US$22.5m last year, helped by a new performance scheme.


just a While Ago - On 27 March in... 27 Mar 2015

Olly Wehring

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


just the week in - Spirits & Wine 27 Mar 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 27 Mar 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 27 Mar 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.


Greek brewer hits out over Carlsberg merger move 27 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Greek brewer Macedonian Thrace has raised concerns over the future of the country's beer market after the recent merger of Carlsberg-owned Mythos Brewery and Olympic Brewery.


Kirin Holdings to build US$8.4m Four Roses bottling plant - report 27 Mar 2015

Andy Morton

Kirin Holdings is to spend US$8.4m on a new bottling plant for its Four Roses Bourbon, according to reports.


Off-trade price rises slow in UK as beer gets cheaper - figures 27 Mar 2015

Andy Morton

Price increases in the UK off-trade have slowed in the past year, with the cost of beer declining, according to recent figures.


Grant's Signature gets GBP1.2m push in Sky Sports deal 27 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

William Grant & Sons is upping the UK exposure for Grant's Signature through a new GBP1.2m (US$1.8m) sponsorship deal with Sky Sports.


Coca-Cola Amatil employee arrested over alleged corruption 27 Mar 2015

Andy Morton

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has said it is co-operating with Australian state police after an employee was arrested for money laundering and receiving a reported half-a-million Australian dollars in corrupt commissions.


Willamette Valley Vineyards sees FY sales, profits climb 27 Mar 2015

Andy Morton

Willamette Valley Vineyards has posted a jump in full-year profits after retails sales drove a strong top-line performance.


European brewers to list calories, ingredients 26 Mar 2015

Andy Morton

Brewers including Anheuser-Busch InBev, SABMiller and Heineken are to offer calorie counts and ingredients for their beers in Europe.


SPI Group 'disappointed' over Stolichnaya ruling 26 Mar 2015

Andy Morton

SPI Group has said is "very disappointed" by a Dutch court's demand that it return its Stolichnaya rights to the Russian state and is reviewing the ruling.


just a While Ago - On 26 March in... 26 Mar 2015

Olly Wehring

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


UK trade groups dismiss "flawed" claims over units pledge 26 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

UK drinks trade groups have hit back at doubts raised over the industry's successful bid to cut 1bn units from alcoholic products in the country.


Product Launch - Moet Hennessy's Hennessy 250 Collector’s Blend 26 Mar 2015

Olly Wehring

Moët Hennessy has started the 250th anniversary celebrations for Hennessy Cognac with the release of a limited edition iteration of the brand.


Westons Cider unveils flavoured Old Rosie variants 26 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Westons Cider is launching three new lower-strength seasonal variants of its Old Rosie brand to capitalise on continuing growth in the UK's flavoured cider market.


Brown-Forman lines up US$1bn share buyback 26 Mar 2015

Olly Wehring

Brown-Forman is looking to buy back yet more shares, with a further US$1bn set to be spent in its repurchase programme.


Westons Cider extends Stowford Press cricket tie-up 26 Mar 2015

James Wilmore

Stowford Press is to remain the official cider of England cricket for the next two years after brand owner Westons agreed a new deal.


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