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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.

just On Call - 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.

just On Call - 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:

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US cannabis firm Puration prepares psychoactive beverage for Canada legalisation 15 Nov 2017

Cannabis products company Puration has said it will have a psychoactive cannabis beverage ready to launch in Canada for the expected legalisation of recreational marijuana next July.

Molson Coors adds Trou du Diable to craft fold in Canada 9 Nov 2017

Molson Coors’ unit in Canada has added another craft brewer to its armoury, this time acquiring Quebec-based Trou du Diable.

Big Rock Brewery battle to sell less for more continues in Q3 2017 - results 3 Nov 2017

Canada's Big Rock Brewery has seen its sales growth slow in the third quarter, with the bottom line still struggling with a regulatory change in its home province of Alberta.

Gruppo Campari takes Glen Grant to Canada 2 Nov 2017

Gruppo Campari is launching its Glen Grant portfolio in Canada for the first time, the company has said.

Diageo launches 'Stay Open' Smirnoff campaign in Canada - video 6 Oct 2017

Diageo has lined up a new marketing campaign for its Smirnoff vodka brand in the Canadian market.

Corby Spirit & Wine extends Foreign Affair Winery purchase date 29 Sep 2017

Pernod Ricard's Canadian affiliate, Corby Spirit & Wine has postponed the closing date of its winery purchase. 

Spirits category praises Canada-EU trade deal as CETA comes into effect 21 Sep 2017

The spirits industry has hailed the implementation of a new trade deal that eliminates almost all import tariffs between Canada and the EU.

Canadian Millennials drinking less to avoid social media shame - research 18 Sep 2017

More than half of Canadian Millennials say they are worried about mixing social media and alcohol, according to a new study. 

Growth set to continue for Brick Brewing Co as H1 2018 shines - results 8 Sep 2017

Brick Brewing Co has seen sales growth continue throughout the first half of its fiscal year, although squeezed margins and one-off costs in the period have affected the bottom line.

Brick Brewing Co closes Formosa brewery off-load 7 Sep 2017

Brick Brewing Co has completed the previously-announced divestment of its Formosa brewery ahead of schedule.

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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.