Latest Insights

What the beer category will look like, 12 months from now - comment 28 May 2020

Everyone is asking what the world will be like post-COVID. Beer commentator Stephen Beaumont is no exception but, rather than look forward in weeks or months, Stephen takes a punt at what the brewing industry can expect to see in May 2021.

COVID-19 prompts consumers to look more locally for their drinks choices - research - FREE TO ACCESS 28 May 2020

PepsiCo's recently-released extension of its namesake CSD in China highlights the growing trend among consumers towards more locally-sourced beverages, a trend heightened by the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Does the funding of research by alcohol companies lead to sponsorship bias? - International Scientific Forum on Alcohol Research Critique 239 28 May 2020

A recent study set out to evaluate sponsorship bias in observational alcohol research by focusing on a spectrum of health outcomes related to moderate alcohol consumption.

Coca-Cola's Costa Coffee global expansion - just-drinks speaks to Prodromos Nikolaidis, Coca-Cola HBC's group coffee director 27 May 2020

just-drinks speaks to Coca-Cola HBC's group coffee director, Prodromos Nikolaidis, about how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the company's roll out of the Costa Coffee platform, the prospect of a new battleground in Coca-Cola's rivalry with PepsiCo and whether we will see a Costa-branded Coke.

"By 2025, nootropic drinks will be worth over US$7bn - that's a conservative estimate." just-drinks speaks to Angela Kahn, co-founder of Tesla Nootropics Group 27 May 2020

In 2013, Angela Kahn took on a new idea to replace coffee and energy drinks for a healthier choice. Kahn left her job as VP & global brand director at the British Petroleum Company (BP) to start her own business, Tesla Nootropics Group (TNG), which was formed in 2016.

Latest News

If you read only one thing... - This week's must-reads on just-drinks 29 May 2020

Here's a look at the biggest stories and the best content from just-drinks this week.

Drinks e-commerce at "inflection point" - The Coca-Cola Co 28 May 2020

Beverage e-commerce has hit an "inflection point" as the coronavirus pandemic turns consumers into online shoppers, the CFO of The Coca-Cola Co has said.

Amber Beverage Group's Americas head makes swift exit 28 May 2020

Former Diageo executive Charles Henagan has stepped down from the role of MD for the Americas at Amber Beverage Group, barely a year after assuming the position.

Coca-Cola HBC spearheads Costa Coffee expansion with multi-market launch 27 May 2020

Coca-Cola HBC has ramped up the global roll-out of the Costa Coffee brand, with a roll-out to a raft of its markets.

Coronavirus COVID-19 and the global drinks industry - just-drinks timeline - FREE TO ACCESS 26 May 2020

Here's a timeline of the effect the coronavirus COVID-19 crisis is having on the global drinks industry:

Beam Suntory unveils Spirited Speaker online interviews - video 26 May 2020

The Global Travel Retail division of Beam Suntory has released a three-part series of interviews, hosted by its head of marketing, Ed Stening.

Ian Macleod Distillers' Edinburgh Gin Raspberry Gin Fizz RTD - Product Launch 26 May 2020

Ian Macleod Distillers has expanded its Edinburgh Gin RTD portfolio in the UK with the launch of Raspberry Gin Fizz.

If you read only one thing... - This week's must-reads on just-drinks 22 May 2020

Here's a look at the biggest stories and the best content from just-drinks this week.

Amber Beverage Group adds drinks veteran John Esposito to board 21 May 2020

John Esposito has rejoined the Stoli Group organisation, three years after leaving the group.

Pernod Ricard cuts four years off single-use plastic goal 19 May 2020

Pernod Ricard has said it is on track to eliminate single-use plastic from marketing materials by next year, four years ahead of target.