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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

Constellation Brands shuffles executive pack 26 Jan 2016

Constellation Brands has announced a raft of job changes as it looks to support long-term growth plans.  

Big Rock Brewery's Citradelic beer - NPD 25 Jan 2016

Calgary-based Big Rock Brewery has launched a single-hop IPA, created at its Vancouver site. 

Brick targets contract brewing with expanded deal 4 Jan 2016

Brick Brewing Co has upped its contract manufacturing presence with a new agreement that should account for at least one-tenth of the Canadian brewer's total volumes after the first year.

Beer goes on sale in Ontario grocery stores 16 Dec 2015

Consumers in Ontario are now allowed to buy beer from grocery stores, as the state government continues to relax alcohol monopoly laws.

Brick Brewing acquires Margaritaville brand rights 15 Dec 2015

Canada's Brick Brewing Co has acquired the Canadian rights to the LandShark and Margaritaville brands for beer, cider and malt-based coolers.

Canada targets US drinks exports in COOL row 11 Dec 2015

A trade row between Canada and the US over beef and pork imports is set to spill over into the drinks industry.

Keurig cuts Kold price for Canada launch 24 Nov 2015

Keurig Green Mountain has reduced the price of the Keurig Kold for its Canadian launch.

Brown-Forman gives Collingwood US upgrade 23 Nov 2015

Brown-Forman has updated the packaging for its Collingwood Canadian whisky brand in the US.

Canada province moves to privatise liquor stores 20 Nov 2015

Canada has moved a step closer to a privatised drinks retailing industry following Saskatchewan province's plan to privatise 40 of its liquor stores. 

Labatt Breweries snaps up Mark Anthony rights 11 Nov 2015

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Canadian unit, Labatt Breweries, is to up its “near-beer” interests with the US$350m purchase of the Canadian rights to a range of primarily spirit-based beers and ciders from Mark Anthony Group.

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.