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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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The Coca-Cola Co buys Organic & Raw Trading Co kombucha maker 18 Sep 2018

The Coca-Cola Co continues to widen its beverage portfolio with the acquisition of Australian kombucha producer Organic & Raw Trading Co.


Diageo's Gordon’s Premium Pink Gin & Soda - Product Launch 13 Sep 2018

Diageo's unit in Australia has followed the recent release of Gordon's Premium Pink Gin in the country with a gin and soda RTD for the brand.


Kirin Holdings mulls Lion Dairy & Drinks sell-off 11 Sep 2018

Kirin Holdings has confirmed the launch of a "strategic review" of its Lion Dairy & Drinks division in Oceania.


US comes into focus as Australian Vintage sees full-year sales leap - results 4 Sep 2018

Australian Vintage has hailed a "significant improvement" in its full-year results after sales for the 12 months to the end of June climbed by almost 17%.


Mitchell Starc, Billy Slater, Sam Kerr front Powerade ION4 push in Australia - video 3 Sep 2018

The Australian arm of Coca-Cola is poised to give the Powerade ION4 sports drink a television-centred push in the country.


Kirin's James Boag’s Wild Rivers - Product Launch 31 Aug 2018

Japanese brewer Kirin's Australian unit Lion has launched its first new James Boag's beer for a decade.


Anheuser-Busch InBev's Carlton Zero - Product Launch 30 Aug 2018

Carlton & United Breweries, the Australian unit of Anheuser-Busch InBev, is to release its first non-alcoholic beer in response to changing consumer trends in the country.


Coca-Cola Amatil's incubator Amatil X opens account with Doshii investment 22 Aug 2018

Coca-Cola Amatil's incubator platform has made its first investment, in a company that integrates point-of-sale systems with payment and loyalty apps.


Asahi hits back at Australian water extraction claim 17 Aug 2018

Asahi has countered accusations that it is irresponsibly sourcing water from underneath a rural Australian town.


7-Eleven takes majority stake in Australian alcohol delivery start-up Tipple 13 Aug 2018

The 7-Eleven Group has taken control of an alcohol delivery start-up in Australia, as the convenience store operator looks to invest in on-demand 'last-mile' technology.

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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.