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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:


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

Lucas Bols back on track for fiscal-2017 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 appoints new head of legal affairs 1 Mar 2017

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


Lucas Bols adds advertising guru to 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 Travel Retail push 1 Dec 2016

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


Heineken app pushes off-premise 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 save Cooymans 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 13 Jul 2016

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


Heineken accused of withholding beer deliveries 5 Jul 2016

A Dutch supermarket has accused Heineken of failing to deliver enough of the brewer's products because the retailer's prices are too low.


Diageo unveils first European Johnnie Walker House 27 May 2016

Diageo's Johnnie Walker Houses have reached Europe for the first time, with the company unveiling one of the premium retail outlets in Amsterdam's Schiphol airport.


Lucas Bols board member steps down 8 Apr 2016

Lucas Bols has confirmed the departure of a board member after he was linked by a Dutch newspaper this week with the so-called 'Panama Papers' documents leak.

Latest blogs

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.