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Water – Think global, act local - Sustainability

When it comes to sustainability, water is always near the top of the list for drinks companies. This month, sustainability commentator Ben C...

Could sustainability change the authenticity cue?

Heritage, provenance and authenticity have become industry buzzwords: Marketing experts have us believe that they are the attributes consume...

Will we solve the plastic problem in 2018?

Earlier this month, just-drinks talked to Evian global brand director Patricia Oliva about the water brand's recent commitment to make all i...

Drinks co's must attack plastics now

It was fun while it lasted. The drinks industry's love affair with plastic has been a boon to the industry for decades, but solid waste and...

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

Montanya Distillers links with Terrapass to offset carbon footprint 25 Apr 18

Andy Morton

US craft rum producer Montanya Distillers has partnered with a sustainable energy company to measure and offset its carbon footprint.


Nestle unveils 2025 recycled packaging target 10 Apr 18

Andy Coyne

Nestle has announced plans to hit 100% recyclable or reusable product packaging by 2025.


Drinks firms exposed as England lays ground for bottle-deposit scheme 28 Mar 18

Andy Morton

Drinks companies operating in the UK that are already braced for next month's sugar tax are facing further disruption after the Government announced plans to introduce a bottle-deposit return system in England.


Pernod Ricard creates Chivas Brothers head of sustainability & responsibility role 5 Mar 18

Lucy Britner

Pernod Ricard has appointed Sandrine Ricard to the newly-created position of head of sustainability & responsibility within its Chivas Bros unit. 


Anheuser-Busch InBev, Matt Damon line up Stella Artois, Water.org campaign - video 21 Feb 18

Lucy Britner

Anheuser-Busch InBev and Matt Damon have launched a social media campaign to highlight the global water crisis. 


One Drinks sets sights on refillable bottled water launch 8 Feb 18

Andy Morton

A UK company that supports water conservation projects is to launch a bottled water in a refillable container.

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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