Heineken reports growth in profits despite weakening sales in US

NETHERLANDS – Heineken, the world’s second largest brewer, reported a 4.37% increase in net profit to €1.667 billion (US$1.86 billion) during the nine months period to end September buoyed by strong growth in Asia-Pacific region. […]

Heineken to invest US$66.51m in expanding South Africa’s Sedibeng brewery

SOUTH AFRICA – Heineken South Africa has unveiled that it will be investing US$66.51 million (R952 million) in expanding its Sedibeng brewery in a bid to ramp up capacity and meet the growing domestic demand […]

Heineken’s organic net revenue rises 5.6% amid rising input costs

NETHERLANDS – The world’s second largest brewer, Heineken NV has reported 5.6% growth in organic net revenue in the first half, with rising input costs offsetting beer sales. The company which has maintained its full […]

Heineken buys minority stake in craft beer maker Oedipus Brewing

NETHERLANDS – The Dutch brewing giant, Heineken has acquired a minority shareholding in the Amsterdam-based craft brewery Oedipus Brewing for an undisclosed amount. According to the company, the investment will help bring their dreams a […]

Heineken taps 3D printing technology at its brewery in Spain

SPAIN – The Danish beer maker, Heineken has tapped 3D printing solutions from Ultimaker, the global leader in desktop 3D printing to support manufacturing operations at its brewery in Seville, Spain. Using a set of […]

Heineken Russia launches new bottles using PET Engineering technology

RUSSIA – Global beer brewer, Heineken has launched two new PET bottles developed using PET Engineering’s interchangeable insert system technology. The new bottle designs have been used for brands Tri Medvedya, Okhota and Okckoe by […]