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SABMiller baulks at lack of Brazil M&A

SABMiller has chosen a high-end positioning for its presence in Brazil over making an acquisition in the country....

Editor's Viewpoint – What I've Learnt About Chile

My time in Chile, courtesy of Concha y Toro, is fast drawing to an end. Having reported on both the country's wine industry broadly, and the...

just the Facts – Chile's Wine Industry

just-drinks has spent this week visiting Chile as a guest of the country's largest wine producer, Concha y Toro. Here's a closer look at the...

Analysis - SABMiller faces Colombia challenge

With markets as varied as SABMiller's, there's always going to be a few bad eggs in quarterly results. Yesterday's first-half statement was...

Latest Interviews

Interview - Havana Club MD 8 Apr 2015

James Wilmore

Being based in the Cuban capital of Havana has its benefits, such as having a swimming pool in front of your office. But, for Jérôme Cottin-Bizonne, head of Havana Club International, the JV between Pernod Ricard and the Cuban government, there's little time to relax as the rum brand gears up for global growth. Here, the 41 year-old executive sits down with just-drinks' deputy editor, James Wilmore.

Interview - Concha y Toro Marketing Director 23 Jan 2015

Olly Wehring

This week, editor Olly Wehring has been travelling through the winelands of Chile with the country's biggest wine producer, Concha y Toro. While there, he met Sebastian Aguirre, the company's marketing director for premium wines, to delve deeper into CyT's biggest brand, Casillero del Diablo.

Latest News

Patron launches campaign to track Tequila bottles 9 Oct 2015

Lucy Britner

The Patrón Spirits Company has launched a website and app that enables consumers to trace a bottle of Tequila back to its origin, in a bid to educate drinkers about the category. 

Britvic completes Brazilian EBBA deal 2 Oct 2015

Lucy Britner

UK-headquartered Britvic has completed the purchase of Brazilian soft drinks producer Empresa Brasileira de Bebidas e Alimentos (EBBA). 

Heineken announces 13th Olympic house 1 Oct 2015

Lucy Britner

Heineken and the Netherlands Olympic Committee (NOC) announced yesterday that the Holland Heineken House for next year's Olympics will be located in Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro.

Arca Continental buys stake in Corporacion Lindley 11 Sep 2015

Olly Wehring

Arca Continental has acquired majority control of Corporacion Lindley, the sole Coca-Cola bottler in Peru, in the latest bottler consolidation move in the Coca-Cola system.

Second quarter props up H1 for Concha y Toro 1 Sep 2015

Olly Wehring

Concha y Toro has bemoaned a tough first quarter that led to a dip in profits in the first six months of this year.

Grupo Modelo launches digital delivery in Mexico 24 Aug 2015

Lucy Britner

Grupo Modelo is to roll out its home delivery service in northern Mexico, following a successful trial.

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