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just-drinks' Mergers & Acquisitions - May 18

Here, just-drinks consolidates the M&A activity in the global drinks industry during May....

The just-drinks Analyst returns

In this month's visit to our pages, just-drinks' in-house analyst, Ian Shackleton, settles the company ownership debate, finds flickering em...

Plastic pledges - Positive or panic? - Analysis

The way plastic is used to package food and drinks has shot up the consumer agenda in recent months. In response, there has been a flurry of...

Brazil on its way back, but not in a hurry

Brazil's economic recovery, its slowest in two decades, may be hampered by a fragile job market, high interest rates and the strength of the...

Latest Interviews

"There are lots of trends out there that people feel beer doesn't belong in" - just-drinks meets Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO Carlos Brito - Part II 14 Jun 2018

Olly Wehring

Late last week, just-drinks editor Olly Wehring met with Anheuser-Busch InBev's CEO, Carlos Brito, in London. Among the subjects discussed by the pair during their 90 minutes together were the trends that are set to shape the beer category globally, going forward - from premiumisation to the female consumer, from food-pairing to cannabis.


"In any integration, we've always talked about three kinds of synergies. With SABMiller, there was a fourth" - just-drinks meets Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO Carlos Brito - Part I 13 Jun 2018

Olly Wehring

Late last week, just-drinks editor Olly Wehring met with Anheuser-Busch InBev's CEO in London. A notoriously-reluctant interviewee, Carlos Brito talked for over an hour about the brewer's learnings from SABMiller, the trends set to shape the future for the beer category and which bets the group has put down on potential growth opportunities going forward.

Latest News

Grupo Damm lines up 'Brewed in Barcelona' campaign for Estrella Damm 18 Jun 18

Lucy Britner

Grupo Damm has launched a new campaign for its Estrella Damm beer brand in the UK on-premise.


Carlsberg silent on India IPO report 18 Jun 18

Andy Morton

Carlsberg has declined to comment on a report it is set to launch an IPO in India.


Heineken to pour US$58m into UK pubs and bars 18 Jun 18

Andy Morton

Heineken is to invest GBP44m (US$58m) in its UK pub estate this year as it looks to spur growth in a declining on-premise.


Innis & Gunn lines up lager campaign featuring Irvine Welsh 18 Jun 18

Lucy Britner

Scottish craft brewer Innis & Gunn has rolled out a new campaign for its namesake lager.


This week in beer & cider, featuring just-drinks' exclusive interview with Carlos Brito, a home dispenser for craft and free Budweiser... if England wins the World Cup 15 Jun 18

Olly Wehring

Here's a round-up of this week's top stories from the global beer & cider categories. Click the links to see our round-ups for soft drinks & bottled water and spirits & wine.


Anheuser-Busch InBev offers free Budweiser for England World Cup win 15 Jun 18

Richard Woodard

Budweiser has pledged to give away free beer to everyone in England- provided that Gareth Southgate’s team win the FIFA World Cup trophy in Russia.

Latest blogs

Feeling Blue on Monday? Help is at hand 15 Jan 18

Olly Wehring

It may not be scientific, but the third Monday in January has been coined 'Blue Monday' - the most depressing day of the year. Dreamed up in the UK by a psychologist commissioned by a holiday company 14 years ago, there's method in the madness: Lousy weather, post-Christmas blues, last pay-day feels ages ago, next pay-day barely on the horizon...


Bad day on the beer? This'll help 3 Nov 17

Olly Wehring

If you work for a brewer and are having a rough week, take a minute to regain some perspective with this, from the good people at US craft beer producer Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.



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