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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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Heineken on the hunt for new board member as chairman Hans Wijers readies departure 18 Dec 2018

Heineken has lined up a new chair, with Jean-Marc Huët set to replace Hans Wijers in the role.


Will the global cocktail uptick keep Lucas Bols on track in 2019? - results data 20 Nov 2018

A steady performance in the first six months of fiscal-2019 has created a base for Lucas Bols to kick on in the second half.


Lowlander Beer’s Winter IPA - Product Launch 22 Oct 2018

Netherlands-based craft brewer Lowlander has added an IPA to its roster that has been brewed using spruce needles and juniper berries.


Beam Suntory deepens ties with De Kuyper Royal Distillers in Netherlands 3 Sep 2018

Beam Suntory has extended its distribution agreement with De Kuyper Royal Distillers in the Netherlands.


Lowlander's Botanical Infusions range - Product Launch 22 Aug 2018

Amsterdam brewer Lowlander, which uses gin-style botanicals in its products, has launched its first low-alcohol beers.


Lucas Bols posts sales rise as Passao JV beds in - results 7 Jun 2018

Lucas Bols has hailed the first full year of its Passoa partnership with Remy Cointreau as 12-month organic sales inched up.


Heineken Cup returns as Heineken ups rugby presence 4 Jun 2018

Heineken has secured a return to headline status for its namesake beer brand with Europe's leading club rugby union tournament.


Salary slide for Heineken CEO in 2017 - figures 26 Apr 2018

Heineken CEO Jean-Francois van Boxmeer took a EUR620,000 (US$750,000) pay cut last year after hitting fewer performance targets.


Bacardi recreates Bombay Sapphire glasshouse in Auckland, Schiphol GTR push 20 Mar 2018

Bacardi has unveiled a Global Travel Retail activation at two international airports, featuring replicas of the Bombay Sapphire gin distillery glasshouse.


Heineken proposes finance brain addition to supervisory board 12 Feb 2018

Heineken is looking to add the former CFO of ThyssenKrupp to its board of directors later this year.

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Heineken kidnapping film gets go-ahead 9 Oct 2013

Heineken is about to have the most dramatic moment in its history given the Hollywood blockbuster treatment.