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Molson Coors Q3 and YTD by region - focus 5 Nov 2015

Earlier today, Molson Coors reported its Q3 and YTD results. Here,  just-drinks takes closer look at the brewer’s Q3 performance by region.

Molson Coors targets Coors Light Canada woes 7 Aug 2014

Molson Coors has said there is “more work to be done” on Coors Light in Canada despite a slight rally for the brand in the second quarter.

Molson Coors to remain focussed on innovation -CEO 13 Feb 2014

Molson Coors’ CEO has declared that innovation remains the company’s “top priority” in 2014 as part of a bid to attract new drinkers.

Focus - Molson Coors' Q4 Performance by Region 13 Feb 2014

Earlier today, Molson Coors reported a healthy rise in full-year net profits and sales. Fourth-quarter profits also leapt, but the brewer's sales were flat in the last three months of the year. Here just-drinks takes closer look at the brewer’s Q4 performance by region.

just the Facts - Canada's Beer Market 5 Nov 2013

A new report - From Farm to Glass: The Value of Beer - published today (5 November) reveals some key facts and figures on Canada's beer market. Here's we present highlights from the report, which was commissioned by Beer Canada, and published by the Conference Board of Canada:

Latest News

Coca-Cola takes Smartwater Sparkling to Canada 9 Mar 2017

The Canadian arm of The Coca-Cola Co has readied the nation-wide roll-out of the sparkling extension of its Glaceau Smartwater brand.

Molson Coors' Mad Jack flavours - NPD 7 Mar 2017

Molson Coors' Canadian unit has added two higher-abv variants to its Mad Jack brand line up. 

Bacardi lines up Canadian bottling plant closure 20 Feb 2017

Bacardi has confirmed to just-drinks that it will cease operations at its only company-owned packing facility in Canada as it looks to increase efficiencies.

Europe's drinks companies start engines on CETA 16 Feb 2017

Drinks producers in the European Union are looking to quickly exploit the export benefits that are expected from the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) with Canada.

Molson Coors hit by US$500m write-down in Canada 15 Feb 2017

Molson Coors has recorded a near-US$500m impairment charge in Canada after the company was moved to reassess the value of its brands in the country.

US complains to WTO about Canada wine sales 23 Jan 2017

The US has lodged a complaint with the World Trade Organisation against the limiting of wine sales in British Columbia to brands produced solely in the Canadian province.

Molson Coors "disappointed" over strikes in Canada 16 Jan 2017

Brewery workers at Molson Coors' Toronto plant have taken industrial action, following failed contract negotiations. 

TWE names Mark Anthony as Canadian distributor 13 Jan 2017

Treasury Wine Estates has appointed Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits to handle its wine portfolio in Canada. 

Canada's Moosehead shelves brewery plans 4 Jan 2017

Canadian brewer Moosehead has cancelled plans to build a small-batch brewery amid escalating costs. 

Constellation secures Canadian wine sale sign-off 19 Dec 2016

Constellation Brands has successfully completed the divestment of its Canadian wine operations ahead of the festive period.

Latest blogs

Molson Coors' Beer Fridge - the gift that keeps on giving 2 Jul 2014

I predicted that the Molson Canadian beer fridge marketing concept had legs - and so it is proving.

Molson Coors' Sochi beer fridge: an idea with legs 12 Feb 2014

It must be high-fives all round among the marketing team at Molson Coors’ Canada unit.