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Why Marlborough is looking to up its game

This month, wine commentator Chris Losh heads to Marlborough in New Zealand, to see how some folk in the wine region are trying to make its...

What the future looks like for Australian wine

Earlier this year, Chris Losh attended an Australian tasting in the UK and got a glimpse of the future for the country's wine producers. Her...

Coca-Cola Amatil FY 2016 - results data

Earlier this week, Coca-Cola Amatil issued its results for 2016. The group saw its 12-month sales rise by just over 1%, with net profits on...

Aus wine industry pays price for past failures

This month, Chris Losh turns his attention to the Australian wine industry, and finds a country struggling with scant opportunities and stru...

Latest Interviews

Treasury Wine Estates CEO - Interview Pt II 15 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Treasury Wine Estates released its results for the first six months of fiscal-2017. Following the announcement, just-drinks spoke to CEO Michael Clarke and, in this, the second part of our interview, we discuss the performances of TWE's regions and ask Clarke what he has brought to the group since he joined, three years ago.


Treasury Wine Estates CEO - Interview Pt I 14 Feb 2017

Olly Wehring

Earlier today, Treasury Wine Estates reported another strong set of figures, with half-year sales jumping by almost a quarter and net profits more-than-doubling. Following the release of the results, just-drinks spoke to CEO Michael Clarke about the numbers, and how he has managed to turn around a company that less than three years ago took an impairment charge of almost US$250m.

Latest News

Paradise Beverages unveils head of op's 23 Jun 2017

Olly Wehring

Coca-Cola Amatil’s Fijian division, Paradise Beverages, has confirmed a change of head of operations, with Sudha Deo replacing Mike Spencer.


Kirin rolls out Lion accelerator programme in Aus 19 Jun 2017

Andy Morton

Kirin Breweries' Australian unit, Lion, is offering start-ups in the country AUD50,000 (US$38,000) to help uncover the next disruptive innovation in beer.


Coca-Cola No Sugar to replace Zero in Australia 15 Jun 2017

Lucy Britner

The Coca-Cola Co is poised to drop the Coke Zero variant in Australia, with Coca-Cola No Sugar set to fill the gap.


Coca-Cola Co rolls out Coca-Cola No Sugar to NZ 8 Jun 2017

Lucy Britner

The Coca-Cola Co has lined up the launch of a new sugar-free Coke in the New Zealand market. 


Jackson Estate completes Pinot Noir winery in NZ 6 Jun 2017

Andy Morton

New Zealand wine producer Jackson Estate has opened a Pinot Noir production plant in Marlborough on the country's South Island.


Australian craft beer body bans larger brewers 19 May 2017

Andy Morton

The trade body for Australia's independent breweries has followed it American counterpart and banned craft brewers that are more than 20% owned by outside interests.

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