Budweiser Brewing Group named no.1 brewer in Britain

Budweiser Brewing Group, the UK & Ireland arm of AB InBev, is claiming to have become the number one brewer by volume in Britain.Molson...

Budweiser Brewing Group named no.1 brewer in Britain

Budweiser Brewing Group, the UK & Ireland arm of AB InBev, is claiming to have become the number one brewer by volume in Britain.Molson...

Global beer and cider market won’t recover until 2022

GlobalData is predicting that the global beer and cider market won’t recover to its 2019 value of US$630.4bn until 2022. This represents a difference...

Global beer and cider market won’t recover until 2022

GlobalData is predicting that the global beer and cider market won’t recover to its 2019 value of US$630.4bn until 2022. This represents a difference...

Kopparberg introduces new cherry spiced rum

Swedish drinks brand Kopparberg has entered the rum market for the first time, with its new Cherry Spiced Rum. The new fruit-flavoured spirit is 37.7...

Heineken moves into mixers with acquisition of minority stake in Double...

Heineken has acquired a minority stake in Double Dutch, a premium tonic and mixer brand.Owned by Dutch twin sisters Raissa and Joyce de Haas,...

Heineken buys stake in Double Dutch Drinks

Dutch brewing company Heineken has acquired a minority stake (just under 10%) in Double Dutch, a UK-based premium tonic and mixer brand. Owned by Dutch...

Level 3 alcohol sales – More demand than Black Friday

The ban on alcohol sales was lifted on 1 June following South Africa’s move to level 3 of the lockdown, resulting in a remarkable...

Pick n Pay opens pre-orders for liquor through online shop

Pick n Pay customers can now pre-order liquor from its online shop and all orders will be delivered from 1 June 2020.Pick n Pay’s...

Booze is back – and bars may also sell it from...

Alcoholic drinks will go on legal sale again in South Africa on Monday, after 66 days of prohibition.There will be strict rules about buying...

Booze is back – and bars may also sell it from...

Alcoholic drinks will go on legal sale again in South Africa on Monday, after 66 days of prohibition.There will be strict rules about buying...

Beverage alcohol will take five years to bounce back from Covid-19...

 “In many ways, 2019 was perhaps the last ‘normal’ year for the drinks industry”, says IWSR CEO, Mark Meek.Though global beverage alcohol volume increased slightly in...

Kopparberg latest to launch hard seltzer range in the UK

Cider brand Kopparberg is tapping into the fast-growing Hard Seltzers category with the launch of its own range.Its drink comes in three flavours –...

Stella Artois introduces new Solstice Lager

AB InBev’s Stella Artois has marked its first-ever summer seasonal beer with a limited-edition golden lager made with citrus essences.Inspired by the longest and...

From brewing beer to simmering soup for SA’s hungry

Vegetables simmer in giant copper vats used to brew SA beer before alcohol sales were banned as part of a coronavirus lockdown in March.The...

Alcohol sales ban costs fiscus billions

The South African Breweries (SAB) has warned that losses to the fiscus as a result of illicit alcohol sales in the country could be...

South African drink makers meet with government to discuss how to...

Converting bars into beer-collection points and staggering liquor-store opening hours: Just two of the proposals put to South Africa’s government by drinks makers desperate...

Budweiser Brewing Group introduces new supply models to keep shelves stocked...

Budweiser Brewing Group, the UK & Ireland arm of AB InBev, has revealed how it rejigged its supply chain to ensure retailers received beer...