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Saturday 6 February 2016

Heineken

Heineken is insulting its drinkers with latest ad

Heineken is insulting its drinkers, using whiny women to sell less beer – maybe a lot less.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Heineken UK creates on-trade role

Heineken’s UK arm has created a new managing director role in charge of its on-trade Star Pubs & Bars business.

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Heineken pledges £50k to UK flood victims

Heineken is donating £50,000 to help the people of Tadcaster, Yorkshire, who have been badly hit by the recent floods that have overwhelmed parts of northern England and Scotland.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Heineken takes control of Red Stripe

Heineken will take control of Jamaican lager Red Stripe in the UK from 1 January 2016, following a global deal with Diageo worth US$780.5 million.

Monday, December 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo completes £117m South Africa restructure

Diageo has terminated a series of joint ventures with both Heineken and the Ohlthaver & List group, which holds a majority stake in Namibian Breweries, in South Africa.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 James Bond drinks facts

Marking the release of the new James Bond film Spectre, we have compiled a selection of Bond-related boozy facts.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Heineken completes Lagunitas purchase

Global beer producer Heineken has completed its 50% acquisition of Californian craft brewery Lagunitas.

Monday, October 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Heineken takes over Slovenian brewery

Heineken has bought a majority stake in Slovenian brewery Pivovarna Laško for €120 million (£89m), and will soon announce its intention to buy it outright.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Stongbow ad banned by ASA

An advert for Heineken’s Strongbow has been banned for suggesting that alcohol is “more important than personal relationships.”

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo sells $780m brewing stake to Heineken

Diageo has offloaded its brewing interests in Jamaica, Malaysia and Singapore to Dutch rival Heineken in a deal worth $780 million.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 No Comments »

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