Nigerian Breweries and road safety agency promote Don’t Drink and Drive campaign

NIGERIA – Star Lager maker, Nigerian Breweries has together with the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) held a mega rally on road safety in Lagos in a bid to curb the number of road accidents […]

Carlsberg delivers 7.4% growth in net revenue driven by higher volumes

DENMARK – The global brewer, Carlsberg Group has confirmed strong performance in the third quarter, with 7.4% rise in net revenue to US$2.68 billion driven by total organic volume growth and price/mix. According to the […]

Distell records flat group revenue on single-digit volume decline

SOUTH AFRICA – Distell Group, Africa’s leading wines and spirits company has said revenue for the three months ended 30 September 2018 was flat due to single-digit volume declines compared to the prior year, reports […]

Nigerian Breweries appoints Steven Siemer as Non-Executive Director

NIGERIA – The Lager Beer and Stout maker, Nigerian Breweries has appointed Steven Lucien Marie Siemer to its Board as a Non-Executive Director effective 25th October, 2018, Beverage Industry News report. Prior to his appointment, […]

Guinness Nigeria posts 14% increase in revenue despite declining beer market

NIGERIA – Guinness Nigeria Plc has reported 14% rise in revenue to US$395.07 million from US$347.93 million recorded in the 2017 financial year despite the continued decline of the beer market, reports Beverage Industry News. […]

Pernod Ricard owned Irish Distillers to invest US$197m in Ireland sites

IRELAND – Pernod Ricard-owned Irish Distillers, largest distiller of Irish whiskey, will invest over US$196.7 million at its sites in Cork and Dublin to meet a continued rise in demand for Irish whiskey. The company […]