Carlsberg unveils new ‘paper’ beer bottle prototypes promoting its sustainable packaging ambitions

DENMARK – The Danish brewery group, Carlsberg has unveiled two new research prototypes of its green fibre bottle as the company makes further progress on creating the world’s first ‘paper’ beer bottle. Carlsberg is seeking […]

AB InBev teams up with Tata subsidiary to open 15 microbreweries in India

INDIA – World’s leading brewer AB InBev is partnering with Tata owned Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) to open 15 microbreweries over the next five years, located within IHCL hotels. The investment will be conceptualised by […]

Hershey partners with Yuengling to launch chocolate-infused beer

USA – American chocolate giant, The Hershey Company has partnered with Pennsylvania based brewer, Yuengling in the launch of Chocolate Porter in the US. The limited edition of the chocolate-infused beer comes at an alcohol […]

Pernod Ricard to consolidate French operations with 280 jobs at stake

FRANCE – Spirits and wine maker, Pernod Ricard is set to make changes in its French operations that will see the group merge two French businesses, Ricard and Pernod, next year. Pernord Ricard said that […]

Pernod Ricard Winemakers introduces Jacob’s Creek, Campo Viejo premium wines in Ghana

GHANA – Pernod Ricard Winemakers a subsidiary of French wine and spirits producer Pernod Ricard has launched two premium wines, Jacob’s Creek and Campo Viejo in Ghana. The Classic Jacob’s Creek Chardonnay is made soft […]

Oranco to launch blockchain-based liquor identification technology

CHINA – Chinese alcohol marketer and wholesaler Oranco is has announced that it will be rolling out its blockchain-based liquor identification and collection technology following the completion of its test phase. Oranco’s technology – Huaxin […]

Marussia to distribute range of Constellation Brands’ spirits in the UK

UK – Marussia Beverages, an import and distribution company in the UK has entered into an agreement with Constellation Brands to distribute its craft spirits brands in the UK. Under the agreement, Marussia will distribute […]

Carlsberg plans investment to reduce water usage at Danish brewery by 50%

DENMARK – Global brewer, Carlsberg has unveiled plans of investing in its brewery in Fredericia, Denmark to reduce water usage at the facility by 50% as well as cut energy consumption by 10%. The investment […]

Fraser and Neave inaugurates Emerald Brewery Myanmar after US$70m investment

ASIA – Singapore based food and beverage company, Fraser and Neave (F&N) has made a return to the Myanmar beer market with the inauguration of the Emerald Brewery Myanmar Limited after investing US$70 million in […]

Diageo debuts Guinness Over The Moon Milk Stout in the US

USA – Diageo has launched the ‘Guinness Over The Moon Milk Stout’ brewed from its Baltimore facility – the Guinness Open Gate Brewery in Maryland. The brand, which is the latest in a line of new […]