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Heineken full-year 2017 by region - results data 12 Feb 2018

In mid-February, Heineken reported its results for 2017. The brewer saw sales on an organic basis climb by 5% in the 12 months, on the back of the 6% sales lift posted for the first half of 2017. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the group's performance in the 12-month period by region.


Heineken's Q3 exceeds expectations - Analysis 29 Oct 2015

Yesterday, Heineken released a strong set of Q3 numbers and the consensus from analysts seems to be: We knew it would be good, but not this good. 


Heineken's Q3 performance by region - Focus 28 Oct 2015

Earlier today, Heineken reported an 8% increase in Q3 sales. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the group's performance by region in the three months to the end of September:


Heineken's Q3 - preview 26 Oct 2015

On Wednesday, Heineken will report its third-quarter numbers. Here, just-drinks looks at the group's activities in the three months to the end of September:


Analysis - Heineken faces subdued Q2 amid tough comp's 23 Apr 2015

Heineken’s “solid progress” during the first quarter – to quote the words of CEO Jean-François van Boxmeer – could be checked temporarily over the next three months.

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Cott Corp has secured ownership of Netherlands water supplier Viteau International.


How has Heineken performed in YTD 2019? - results data 23 Oct 2019

Heineken's flat volumes from the Americas region in Q3 was offset by a double-digit lift in Asia-Pacific, the brewer said today.


Amsterdam Craft Gin Co's Gin 1689 - Product Launch - Gin in the UK data 15 Oct 2019

Dutch start-up Amsterdam Craft Gin Co is set to release a higher-end gin in the UK that is based on a distillation recipe from 1689.


De Kuyper Royal Distillers’ Acqua Bianca and Dutch Cacao liqueurs - Product Launch 11 Oct 2019

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Lucas Bols starts search for next CFO 26 Sep 2019

Joost de Vries is set to stand down as CFO for Netherlands-based Lucas Bols after nearly 14 years in the role.


De Kuyper Royal Distillers names Erik Van de Ven as global commercial director 1 Aug 2019

De Kuyper Royal Distillers has appointed former Heineken brewery director Erik Van de Ven as its new global commercial director.


Heineken buys into Amsterdam's Oedipus Brewing 7 Jun 2019

Heineken has acquired a minority stake in Amsterdam brewery Oedipus for an undisclosed fee.


How did Heineken perform in Q1 2019? - results data 24 Apr 2019

Demand for Heineken's namesake lager brand continued to drive the brewer's beer volumes in the first quarter.