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Dr Pepper Snapple Group Q1 2017 sales performance 27 Apr 2017

Yesterday, Dr Pepper Snapple Group reported its results for the first three months of 2017. The company saw its sales rise slightly in the first quarter, although profits were hit by the US$1.7bn purchase in November of Bai Brands. Here's a breakdown of DPSG's sales on a by-reporting-segment basis.

Millennials not the only fruit for Absolut 4 Apr 2017

The saga of Absolut's travails in the US continues, with the mooted recovery in the Pernod Ricard-owned vodka brand's fortunes proving more elusive than the company had hoped. Are Millennials to blame? Richard Woodard reports.

The US craft beer sector 2009-2016 - data 30 Mar 2017

Earlier this week, US trade body the Brewers Association released its craft beer volumes and sales figures in the country for 2016. Here, just-drinks provides an overview of the craft beer sector in the US over the past few years.

Top US Craft Brewers in 2016 - The facts 17 Mar 2017

Earlier this week, US trade body The Brewers Association released its chart listing the largest craft brewers in the country in volume terms. Here is the top 50.

Top US Brewers in 2016 -The facts 17 Mar 2017

Earlier this week, US trade body The Brewers Association released its annual chart listing the largest brewers in the country in volume terms in 2016. Here is the top 50.

Latest News

E&J Gallo doubles Barefoot Refresh Spritzer range 28 Jun 2017

E&J Gallo has expanded its canned line of Barefoot spritzers a year on from when the format was first launched.

Soylent's Cafe Vanilla & Cafe Chai - NPD 28 Jun 2017

Soylent has added two new flavours to its line up of ready-to-drink caffeinated beverages.

Sycamore Brewing completes US$2.5m expansion 27 Jun 2017

North Carolina brewer Sycamore Brewing has lined up the first cans from its newly-completed production line.

Global Spirits ramps up US presence 27 Jun 2017

Global Spirits has signed new distribution agreements in Kentucky and Colorado as it looks to widen its footprint in the US market. 

Coca-Cola partners Aaron Paul in Vitaminwater ad 27 Jun 2017

The Coca-Cola Co has released its latest advertising push for its Vitaminwater brand, featuring actor Aaron Paul. 

Dean Foods Co acquires Uncle Matt's Organic juice 26 Jun 2017

The founder of juice start-up Uncle Matt’s Organic has sold up to Dean Foods Co.

DJ Aoki to become brand ambassador for Luc Belaire 26 Jun 2017

Sovereign Brands has partnered its Luc Belaire French sparkling wine brand with Grammy-nominated producer and DJ Steve Aoki.

Bai Brands founder exits in wake of DPSG takeover 23 Jun 2017

Dr Pepper Snapple Group has confirmed the departure of Bai Brands CEO & founder Ben Weiss.

Molson Coors puts Miller Lite in head-to-head test 22 Jun 2017

Molson Coors's US unit, Miller Coors, is running a Pepsi Challenge-style taste test for its Miller Lite brand.

Brown-Forman’s Early Times Bottled In Bond 21 Jun 2017

Brown-Forman is set to release a limited edition Bottled-in-Bond extension of its Early Times whisky brand.

Latest blogs

Anheuser-Busch InBev execs have a dream - a US$350m-sized one 15 Nov 2016

Ever wondered what fuels Anheuser-Busch InBev's acquisitional drive? Is it naked ambition? Faith? The good of mankind?

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Bud Light ad pull shows not all campaigns can win 31 Oct 2016

Anheuser-Busch InBev is reportedly calling a halt to its Seth Rogan and Amy Schumer Bud Light campaign in the US.

Queues are forming for latest (Jim Beam) Apple product 9 Sep 2016

Move over iPhone 7 headphones-gate, there is a new Apple product causing a stir. Or a shake. Or just a shot.