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Thursday 31 July 2014

Heineken

‘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 »

Heineken predicts return to growth in 2014

The world’s third largest brewery is confident sales in emerging markets will boost revenue this year, offsetting a slowdown of sales in Europe.

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Putin and Dutch king meet for a beer

The King of the Netherlands and the Russian president met for a beer at the Winter Olympics at a time of tension between the two countries.

Monday, February 10th, 2014 No Comments »

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