Drinks giant announced plans to cut costs by £200m as Chinese sales decline
Manufacture Of Beverages
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Saturday 28 July 2012
Man About Town
Wednesday 04 July 2012
Britvic's withdrawal of its popular Robinsons Fruit Shoot and Fruit Shoot Hydro children's drinks will cost it up £5m.
Monday 02 July 2012
Let's call them "Mexipops": Mexican-style light lagers, served in clear glass bottles with a slice of lime.
Saturday 28 April 2012
Tuesday 24 April 2012
The brewing giant SABMiller flouted corporate governance rules yesterday as it announced a major management shake-up which will see its chief executive, Graham Mackay, 62, move up to become chairman.
Wednesday 04 April 2012
Molson Coors, the US brewing giant, is to acquire StarBev, a central and east European brewer, from its private equity owner CVC in a deal worth €2.65bn (£2.2bn).
Saturday 31 March 2012
The British private equity giant CVC Capital Partners is in the final stages of selling the Staropramen Czech lager business to Japan's Asahi for $3bn (£1.87bn).
Sunday 04 March 2012
One year on, the drink is the spirit of a nation's recovery from the tsunami
Thursday 01 March 2012
Diageo, the drinks giant behind Guinness and Smirnoff, has promoted Ivan Menezes to chief operating officer, fuelling speculation that its chief executive Paul Walsh may be edging towards the end of his Diageo career.
Tuesday 07 February 2012
An award-winning Cornwall vineyard has become the first in the UK to apply for protected status for one of its wines.
Friday 13 January 2012
1. Pitfield 1850 London Porter
Friday 13 January 2012
James Joyce will be spinning in his grave – Dublin's historic St James's Gate brewery, home of the author's famously beloved Guinness, is to start brewing fizzy foreign lagers like Budweiser and Carlsberg.
Wednesday 11 January 2012
Appointing a woman to a boardroom job used to be seen as a risk in the male-dominated business world. What a turnaround we have seen in the past 12 months. Now, failing to pick a woman when a vacancy arises is the risk that blue-chip chairmen are faced with.
Saturday 24 December 2011
No Pain, No Gain
Friday 02 December 2011
Greene King, the pub and brewing group, insisted it has plenty of growth to shoot for in the eating-out market and by making further acquisitions after it toasted a rise in interim profits.
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