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Tuesday 2 September 2014

Heineken

Lagers all taste the same, research finds

Research into beer drinkers’ taste preferences for some of the world’s biggest selling lagers has resulted in an interesting conclusion — people can’t tell the difference between them.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 2 Comments »

Molson Coors strong second quarter

US brewer Molson Coors has grown beyond expectation in the second quarter, with revenues rising despite a global downturn in the beer market.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Big Beer’ enjoying big year in stock values

“Big Beer” stocks have been enjoying an unprecedented surge in the first quarter of this year, with valuations rising between 20% and 30%.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Ex-Heineken exec launches beer

A former Heineken director has launched a fruit and berry-blended beer to appeal to consumers who “don’t like the taste of normal beer.”

Thursday, July 10th, 2014 2 Comments »

Heineken to invest £126m in UK

Heineken is to invest £126m on expanding its UK operations; £50m at its Manchester brewery, £58m at its Hereford Cider plant and £18m on its pubs.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Ban on Cantona Kronenbourg ads revoked

A decision to ban a series of Kronenbourg adverts in the UK over claims it falsely implied its brewing and hop production took place in France has been reversed.

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 1 Comment »

Heineken to merge Nigerian breweries

Heineken is to merge its majority-owned Nigerian Breweries and Consolidated Breweries to “fully capitalise” on the future growth of Nigeria’s beer and malt drinks market.

Monday, May 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Brewers pull out of ‘anti-gay’ parades

Two more big brewers have pulled out of planned St Patrick’s Day parades over their organisers’ refusal to let gay and lesbian groups march openly.

Monday, March 17th, 2014 1 Comment »

SABMiller developing ‘fruity’ beer range

SABMiller is developing a range of flavoured beers to pull back the market from wine and spirits drinkers and head off competition.

Thursday, February 20th, 2014 1 Comment »

Looters pounce on stricken beer truck

A Heineken truck carrying hundreds of crates of beer was cleaned out “within minutes” by passing looters after it crashed in South Africa.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 No Comments »

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