Latest Insights

"The door is open" for guidance upgrades - Carlsberg H1 2019 - Analysis 19 Aug 2019

Good news from several Asian markets - as well as continued success with cost-savings - contributed to a positive first six months of this year for Carlsberg.


What will be Carlsberg's priorities for the years ahead? – Analysis 21 Mar 2019

Following on from just-drinks' analysis this month of Carlsberg's performance over the last five years, beer commentator Stephen Beaumont considers the takeaways for the wider brewing industry.


Carlsberg Performance Trends 2014-2018 - results data 21 Mar 2019

In early-February, Carlsberg released its full-year results for 2018. The brewer saw sales last year climb by 6.5% with volumes rising by just under 5%. Here, just-drinks considers Carlsberg's performance over the last five years to see what the wider beer category can learn from the Danish group.


Carlsberg's Full-Year 2017 by region - results data 7 Feb 2018

In early-February, Carlsberg reported full-year results for 2017. Sales in the 12 months inched up by 1% in organic terms, as a flat second half followed a 2% lift in the first six months of the year. Here, just-drinks considers the brewer's performance in 2017 on a regional basis.


Carlsberg faces further fight in 2016 - Analysis 12 Jan 2016

Carlsberg may have had a difficult 2015, but this year is unlikely to bring much relief for the brewer, one analyst has warned.

Latest News

Amber Beverage Group takes Tequila, wine to Denmark with distribution deal 4 Dec 2019

Amber Beverage Group has entered the Danish market after appointing its first distributor in the country.


Carlsberg targets Asia growth with new senior VP post 18 Nov 2019

Carlsberg has created a new senior position in its Asia business, with Denmark MD Søren Brinck lined up as the brewer's first senior VP for the region.


How has Carlsberg performed in YTD 2019? - results data 31 Oct 2019

Carlsberg has posted a slight slowing in its sales growth in 2019, with the top-line rising by just over 3% in the third quarter.


Carlsberg profits forecast upgrade bodes well for third-quarter results 28 Oct 2019

Carlsberg is set to report some strong third-quarter numbers from Western Europe and China this week, as noted by an earnings upgrade today.


Carlsberg follows Beam Suntory defection with internal CCO recruitment 9 Oct 2019

Carlsberg is set to promote the head of its Brasseries Kronenbourg division in France to become its chief commercial officer.


How did Carlsberg perform in Q1 2019? - results data 2 May 2019

Carlsberg has reported a mid-single-digit sales lift in the first quarter, despite a fall in volumes in its flagship market of Russia.


Galipette Cidre continues European roll out with Denmark deal 30 Apr 2019

French cider firm Cider Supply Co has partnered with a Danish distributor as it looks to launch its cider brand in the market.


Altia forms partnership with Denmark's Conaxess Trade Beverages 8 Apr 2019

Nordic drinks company Altia has lined up a "strategic collaboration" with Danish spirits company Conaxess Trade Beverages (CTB) as it looks to accelerate growth in Denmark.


How did Carlsberg perform in 2018? - results data 6 Feb 2019

Carlsberg has maintained its upward trajectory in the final quarter of 2018, with sales posting a steady rise for the full year.


Carlsberg buys stake in Super Bock Group owner 13 Dec 2018

Carlsberg will control 60% of Portugal's Super Bock after taking a stake in the beer group's owner.