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Brown-Forman's Q1 performance by region, brand 31 Aug 2016

Earlier today, Brown-Forman posted its first-quarter results for fiscal-2017. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by region and brand in the three months to the end of July.


Diageo's smart Seedlip sustainability move 30 Aug 2016

In this month's Sustainability Spotlight, Ben Cooper examines how Diageo's investment in a UK drinks start-up represents a commercial and sustainability win-win.


Brown-Forman Q1 2017 results - Preview 30 Aug 2016

On Wednesday, Brown-Forman will report its first-quarter results. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the company's performance in the three months to the end of July.


Pernod Ricard Q4/FY 2016 results - Preview 30 Aug 2016

On Thursday (1 September), Pernod Ricard will report its full-year results. Here, just-drinks takes a look at how the group has fared in its fourth quarter, the three months to the end of Jun.


Job cuts not the whole story at AB InBev - Comment 26 Aug 2016

Is Carlos Brito's job in danger?

Latest News

Bisquit write-down fails to shake solid Distell FY 31 Aug 2016

Distell has outpaced declines in its domestic South African market to post a solid jump in full year profits and sales despite a write-down on former Pernod Ricard Cognac Bisquit.


Arla plots dairy invasion of soft drinks market 31 Aug 2016

Danish dairy group Arla has thrown down the gauntlet to soft drinks with a plan to triple its beverage business by 2020 through new healthier milk-based alternatives.


Emerging markets pull on Brown-Forman Q1 - results 31 Aug 2016

Brown-Forman has reported single-digit declines in both sales and profits for its first quarter, as tough comparatives joined with ForEx headwinds and brand divestments to hamper performance.


Nestle Waters expands North America CMO role 31 Aug 2016

Nestle Waters North America's CMO, Antonio Sciuto, is to lead the company's four brand business units after an expansion of his role.


CEO Paul Schaafsma set to leave Accolade Wines 30 Aug 2016

Accolade Wines has confirmed reports that its CEO, Paul Schaafsma, is set to step down in the coming months.


Australian Vintage's FYs hit by lease end, Brexit 30 Aug 2016

A lease termination and the UK's Brexit vote have dragged down full-year net profits for Australian Vintage. 


AB InBev to cull 5,500 jobs after SABMiller buy 26 Aug 2016

Anheuser-Busch InBev is to start cutting 5,500 jobs from its combined global workforce once it completes its takeover of SABMiller.


This week in soft drinks & bottled water 26 Aug 2016

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global soft drinks & bottled water categories. We also have similar round-ups for beer & cider and spirits & wine.


This week in beer & cider 26 Aug 2016

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global beer & cider categories. We also have similar round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


This week in spirits & wine 26 Aug 2016

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the spirits & wine categories. We also have similar round-ups for beer & cider and soft drinks & water.

Latest blogs

Under the influencers - regulators crack down on sponsored social media 8 Aug 2016

Drinks companies that use celebrities and influencers to endorse products via social media could be in line for some rule changes.


Drinking & Driving? Ford and Jose Cuervo's Tequila cars 19 Jul 2016

A couple of months ago, US-based Saltwater Brewery developed 'edible six-pack rings' in an effort to curb threats to wildlife.


Your company's homepage on just-drinks 4 Jul 2016

Who do you work for? I ask, merely to draw your attention to just-drinks’ company pages.