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Coca-Cola Amatil 2017 - results data 21 Feb 2018

In February, Coca-Cola Amatil released its results for the 12 months of 2017. Despite a stronger showing in the second half of the year, group sales for the year were still down, by 2.8%. Here, just-drinks breaks down Coca-Cola Amatil's figures for the full-year by region.

What does the future look like for Australian wine? - Comment 21 Mar 2017

Earlier this year, Chris Losh attended an Australian tasting in the UK and got a glimpse of the future for the country's wine producers. Here's what he saw.

Coca-Cola Amatil FY 2016 - results data 22 Feb 2017

Earlier this week, Coca-Cola Amatil issued its results for 2016. The group saw its 12-month sales rise by just over 1%, with net profits on an organic basis increasing by 6%. Here, just-drinks breaks down Coca-Cola Amatil's figures for last year by region.

"We know exactly what our plans look like by region for the next five years" - Interview, Michael Clarke, CEO, Treasury Wine Estates - Part II 15 Feb 2017

Earlier this week, Treasury Wine Estates released its results for the first six months of fiscal-2017. Following the announcement, just-drinks spoke to CEO Michael Clarke and, in this, the second part of our interview, we discuss the performances of TWE's regions and ask Clarke what he has brought to the group since he joined, three years ago.

Treasury Wine Estates H1 2017 by region - results data 15 Feb 2017

Earlier this week, Treasury Wine Estates released its first-half results, with sales in the six months jumping by almost 25% and net profits more than doubling to AUD136.2m. Here, just-drinks reviews the group's performance in the first half of fiscal-2017 on a by-region basis.

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Amber Beverage Group completes Australian distribution transaction 21 May 2018

Amber Beverage Group has closed its purchase of a holding in Australian spirits distributor Think Spirits.

The Coca-Cola Co puts World Cup weight behind Powerade - video 15 May 2018

The Coca-Cola Co has launched a football-themed campaign for its Powerade brand in Australia ahead of next month's Russia World Cup.

Diageo's Africa innovations head prepares for new Australia role 11 May 2018

Diageo's London-based innovations head for Africa, Andy Oughton, is to leave for a new post in Australia following the departure of the company's marketing director for the country.

Amber Beverage Group lines up Think Spirits Australia stake purchase 27 Apr 2018

SPI's Amber Beverage Group division has agreed to acquire a majority share in an Australian spirits distributor.

Kirin's Lion Dairy & Drinks unit invests in Remedy Kombucha 20 Apr 2018

Kirin's Australian unit has made an investment in a kombucha brand.

Young consumers in Australia driving alternative wine pack sizes - research 13 Apr 2018

Australian consumers under 35 years old are more inclined to purchase wine in alternative formats to the traditional bottle size, according to Wine Intelligence.

Brown Brothers launches Prosecco Spritz in Australia 9 Apr 2018

Brown Brothers has become the latest firm to launch a Prosecco Spritz brand in Australia.

Wine Australia hails new powers to protect wine exports  4 Apr 2018

New regulations came into force this week giving Wine Australia greater scope to protect the reputation of the country's wines. 

Diageo to rebrand Johnnie Walker Black Label in Australia amid US$12m marketing push - video 26 Mar 2018

Diageo is to overhaul Johnnie Walker Black Label in Australia as it rolls out a AUD15m (US$11.6m) campaign for the blended Scotch brand.

Treasury Wine Estates adds to Australian footprint with Wetherall Coonawarra buy 22 Mar 2018

Treasury Wine Estates has bought 283 hectares of vineyard in Australia's Coonawarra region to feed global demand for its wines.

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What is Heineken hiding up its sleeve in Australia? 17 Aug 2016

Heineken is gearing up for a product launch in Australia this month. But exactly what the product is, the brewer is not saying.

Fridges see cool returns for Treasury Wine Estates 16 Jul 2015

After a 2014 it'll want to forget, Treasury Wine Estates has some good news.