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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

Sapporo set for more talks amid Canada strike 21 Jun 2017

Fresh talks between Sapporo and workers at one of its Canadian factories have failed to resolve an ongoing strike.

Campari’s Forty Creek Confederation Oak - NPD 21 Jun 2017

Gruppo Campari’s Forty Creek Distillery in Canada has lined up the release of a limited-edition iteration of its whisky for the domestic market.

Heaven Hill handed legal defeat by Diageo 20 Jun 2017

Heaven Hill Distilleries has lost its legal fight with Diageo in Canada over similarities between the packaging of its Admiral Nelson's spice rum brand and Diageo's Captain Morgan.

Sapporo set for talks in Sleeman Breweries strike 13 Jun 2017

Sapporo’s Canadian beer unit, Sleeman Breweries, has said it is seeking a quick end to a factory dispute after 80 workers went on strike.

Mark Anthony Group to buy The Bacchus Group 9 Jun 2017

Canadian distribution firm Mark Anthony has agreed to buy wine & spirits company The Bacchus Group. 

AB InBev readies Goose Island Toronto pub 8 Jun 2017

Anheuser-Busch InBev is continuing the global expansion of its Goose Island brand with the planned opening of a Goose Island brewhouse in Canada.

Brick Brewing Co secures Chudleigh's cider rights 5 Jun 2017

Canadian brewer Brick Brewing Co has completed a brand licensing agreement for the rights to the Chudleigh's brand for cider. 

"Strong start" to fiscal-2018 for Brick Brewing Co 1 Jun 2017

Brick Brewing Co has reported a healthy lift in sales for its fiscal first quarter, as increased investment in its brands paid off.

Pernod Ricard launches Absolut Canada  19 May 2017

Pernod Ricard has rolled out a limited-edition Absolut for the Canadian market. 

Molson Coors launches sun-activated cans 18 May 2017

Molson Coors' Canadian unit has launched Coors Light cans featuring sun-activated ink.

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.