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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.

just The Preview - Heineken's Q1 20 Apr 2015

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

Latest News

FrieslandCampina offloads juice maker Riedel to Standard Investment 18 Aug 2017

Dutch dairy company FrieslandCampina has agreed to sell fruit juice unit Riedel as demand in the category drops.

De Kuyper to handle AG Barr's Funkin in the Netherlands 7 Aug 2017

AG Barr has handed the distribution of its on-premise cocktail mixers brand Funkin to De Kuyper Royal Distillers in the Netherlands. 

Heineken volumes accelerate to drive H1 2017 sales - results 31 Jul 2017

Heineken has posted a solid lift in H1 sales as volumes increased in all of its regions.

Lucas Bols back on track for fiscal-2017 as Passoã JV drives sales - results 9 Jun 2017

Lucas Bols has recovered from a weak fiscal-2016 to post strong full-year sales gains on the back of a new JV with Remy Cointreau.

Heineken looks internally for new legal affairs executive director 1 Mar 2017

Heineken has released details of a change of executive director for its legal affairs function.

Lucas Bols recruits advertising guru Ralph Wisbrun for board 16 Jan 2017

Lucas Bols is set to add the co-owner of advertising agency JWT Amsterdam to its supervisory board.

Bacardi gives Dewar's Scotch whisky Travel Retail push 1 Dec 2016

Bacardi's Global Travel Retail unit has launched a seasonal campaign for its Scotch whisky portfolio.

Heineken app invites off-premise drinkers to head to on-premise 28 Sep 2016

The Dutch unit of Heineken has launched an app designed to encourage off-premise consumers in the country to buy a Heineken in the on-premise.

Lucas Bols, De Kuyper, Herman Jansen rescue Cooymans from administration 26 Jul 2016

Lucas Bols, De Kuyper Royal Distillers and Herman Jansen have agreed the carve-up of drinks producer Distilleerderij Cooymans and the wine operations of Delcave/NCK.

Heineken settles Jumbo supermarket dispute over beer deliveries 13 Jul 2016

Heineken has resolved a dispute with a Dutch supermarket chain over accusations that the brewer was withholding deliveries.

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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.