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Latest Interviews

"In sustainability, innovation could make a big gain" - just-drinks speaks to Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO Carlos Brito - Part II 22 Mar 2018

Olly Wehring

Earlier this week, Anheuser-Busch InBev unveiled its latest set of sustainability targets, with 2025 set as the deadline for the brewer to achieve its aims. In the second part of our subsequent interview with group CEO Carlos Brito, we look at what shareholders are telling him about the role of sustainability. We also discuss some of the latest pledges and consider how A-B InBev hopes to engage with consumers on sustainability.


"We manage the company efficiently, because we're the owners" - just-drinks speaks to Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO Carlos Brito - Part I 21 Mar 2018

Olly Wehring

Today, Anheuser-Busch InBev unveiled its latest set of sustainability targets, with 2025 set as the deadline for the brewer to achieve its aims. Prior to the launch, just-drinks spoke to group CEO Carlos Brito about the part sustainability plays in a company the size of A-B InBev.

Latest News

Diageo targets Corporate Social Responsibility with new senior appointments 30 Nov 18

Olly Wehring

Diageo has created two senior executive roles in the CSR field.


Anheuser-Busch InBev trials plastic-free Corona multi-packs 30 Nov 18

Andy Morton

Anheuser-Busch InBev is hoping to set a new industry packaging standard with a test of plastic-free six-packs for its Corona beer brand.


Tetra Pak to boost used carton value with new recycling process 22 Nov 18

Andy Morton

Tetra Pak is to make all of its beverage cartons fully recyclable in a move it says will double the value of used cartons.


Matcha Now shifts production to UK 21 Nov 18

Lucy Britner

Matcha drinks producer Matcha Now has moved its production for the UK in-market, as it looks to be more sustainable.


Warner Edwards turns Christmas gift box into upscalable 'bee hotel' 15 Nov 18

Andy Morton

UK gin producer Warner Edwards has launched a gift box that can be turned into a plant pot and a 'hotel' for bees.


Jimmy's Iced Coffee adopts bio-based caps 7 Nov 18

Lucy Britner

Jimmy's Iced Coffee has lined up plant-based caps for its namesake RTD coffee brand, as the UK company looks to reduce its environmental impact.

Latest blogs

Drinking & Driving? Ford and Jose Cuervo's Tequila cars 19 Jul 16

Lucy Britner

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


Are you fodmap-compliant? The latest health fad uncovered 23 Nov 15

Andy Morton

Forget gluten-free. Fodmaps are the latest food trend, and if you work in the soft drinks industry it is important to know where you stand with them.



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