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Cuervo 2017 - results data 28 Feb 2018

In late-February, Cuervo released its results for the 12 months of 2017. Sales in the year came in 6.4% up compared to 2016, on flat volumes. Here, just-drinks breaks down Cuervo's figures for the full-year by region and by category.


Arca Continental 2016 by region - results data 27 Feb 2017

Late last week, Arca Continental reported its full-year results, revealing a strong rise in sales and profits. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the Mexico-based company's performance in the 12-month period by region and sector.


Constellation Brands' beer boom, second brewery in the pipeline - Analysis 8 Oct 2015

Constellation Brands' beer business seems to have given analysts plenty of reasons to be cheerful, following the company’s first-half results, released yesterday.


just On Call - Coca-Cola FEMSA cuts 1,300 jobs as Mexico soda tax bites 23 Oct 2014

Coca-Cola FEMSA has had to cut around 1,300 jobs as its copes with Mexico's new soda tax, but volumes are not being as badly affected as predicted, according to its CFO.


Analysis - Mexico on track for Heineken 6 Dec 2013

Mexico is a “good story” for Heineken as it continues to integrate FEMSA Cerveza, an analyst has said.

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Cuervo hints at M&A move as third-quarter sales soar - results data 26 Oct 2020

Cuervo has posted another barnstorming set of results, this time for the third quarter, with sales leaping by almost 50%.


Cinco Spirits goes big with limited edition bottle series from Cincoro Tequila 15 Oct 2020

Cinco Spirits has unveiled the first limited edition release from its Cincoro Tequila brand - a range of numbered, large-format bottles called 'The Number Series'.


Brown-Forman’s Herradura Legend añejo Tequila - Product Launch 15 Oct 2020

Brown-Forman has launched what the group claims is a "first of its kind" ultra-premium Tequila under its Herradura brand, aged in deeply-grooved and heavily-charred oak barrels.


William Grant & Sons ups focus on Milagro Tequila with distillery buy 6 Oct 2020

William Grant & Sons has said the purchase this week of a Mexican distillery for Milagro Tequila elevates the brand to equal importance as Glenfiddich Scotch whisky and Hendrick's Gin.


Codigo 1530 Tequila branches out in Americas, Travel Retail through Monarq Group deal 29 Sep 2020

Código 1530 has secured a distribution agreement with Monarq Group, meaning the company's namesake Tequila brand will expand into a raft of new markets.


Heineken's Pure Pirana hard seltzer - Product Launch 17 Sep 2020

Heineken has become the latest multinational brewer to explore the hard seltzer category with the launch of the low-sugar Pure Pirana.


Amber Beverage Group purchases 220 hectares of agave 3 Sep 2020

Amber Beverage Group has bought its own agave fields to supply Tequila arm Fabrica de Tequilas Finos.


Cuervo's 1800 Cristalino Tequila - Product Launch 14 Aug 2020

Cuervo has released details of a Cristalino addition to the portfolio of its 1800 Tequila brand in the US.


Mexican state outlaws high-sugar soft drinks sales to under-18s 6 Aug 2020

The Mexican state of Oaxaca has banned the sale of sugary soft drinks to minors.


Cuervo sees Q2 sales leap as consumers move to tried and tested - results data 23 Jul 2020

Cuervo has reported an incredibly strong set of numbers for the second quarter of 2020, with the group crediting the consumer trend towards established brands during lockdowns.