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  1. Boston Beer Company Falls Short Of Analyst ExpectationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | GuruFocus.com

    ... oston Beer needs to get its act together in this spectrum as its arch rivals Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV ( BUD ), Heineken NV ( HINKF ) and privately held MillerCoors LLC are closing in to fill in the demand-supply gap.


  2. HEINEKEN and UNIDO announce partnership to support sustainability in developing marketsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | PR-inside.com

    Amsterdam / Vienna, 27 February 2015 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization and HEINEKEN the international brewer, today announced plans to work together in a range of sustainability issues that will promote inclusive growth in developing countries. The new partnership will focus mainly on water stewardship initiatives in countries and regions classified as "water-scarce".


  3. Alcohol industry involved in production of MADD Virgin DrinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Star Tribune

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  4. Ball Corp. Rolls Up Rexam With Sweetened $6.7 Billion OfferRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | NACD

    "Ball Corp. has agreed to a 4.4 billion acquisition of Rexam PLC after the board of the U.K.-based can maker accepted a sweetened takeover offer to create one of the world's biggest players in the consolidating consumer-packaging industry," reports the Wall Street Journal . If approved by shareholders and regulators, the acquisition could create a true heavyweight competitor for Pennsylvania-based Crown Holdings Inc. which recently completed its acquisition of Empaque, a Mexican can and bottle maker, from Dutch brewer Heineken NV for $1.23 billion.


  5. Changes to composition of Heineken Holding N.V.'s Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | PR-inside.com

    Amsterdam, 19 February 2015 - The meeting of holders of priority shares of Heineken Holding N.V. will propose that Heineken Holding N.V.'s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders appoints Michel R. de Carvalho as an executive member of the Board of Directors with effect from 23 April 2015, for the maximum period of four years, i.e. until the end of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to be held in 2019.


  6. SABMiller Finance Head Wilson Resigns for 'Personal Reasons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Bloomberg

    ... of a takeover by larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev NV. SABMiller itself made an approach to Dutch competitor Heineken NV last year, only to be rebuffed. "I am saddened by Jamie's departure," Chief Executive Officer Alan Clark said in a statement ...


  7. HEINEKEN completes the EMPAQUE divestment and announces share buyback programmeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | PR-inside.com

    Amsterdam, 18 February 2015 - Heineken N.V. today announces that it has completed the divestment of its Mexican packaging business EMPAQUE to Crown Holdings Inc. after the recent receipt of the required regulatory approvals from Mexico's Federal Competition Commission. As previously disclosed, the total enterprise value of the transaction amounts to approximately USD1.225bn .


  8. Time is Running Out on Greek Standoff; Heineken, Reckitt Net JumpRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Ticker

    Glencore plans to divest 23.9% stake in Lonmin. Heineken net soared 11% to 1.5 billion.


  9. Heineken Sweetens DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Wall Street Journal

    Heineken NV has sweetened its dividend by 24% and promised more sales and earnings growth this year after robust demand for the Dutch brewer's higher-margin premium beers put some fizz into last year's earnings.


  10. Heineken Posts Rise In Profit, Raises DividendRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Benzinga

    Heineken NV reported an 11% gain in its net profit last year and increased its dividend by 24%. Heineken's profit for the period surged to EUR1.52 billion euros , versus a year-ago profit of EUR1.36 billion.


  11. UPDATE 2-Heineken hikes dividend, sees slower growth in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Reuters

    Heineken NV, the world's third-largest brewer, has forecast slowing sales and margin growth in 2015, after a year marked by emerging market expansion and the soccer World Cup allowed a sharp dividend hike. The Dutch brewer, top seller in Europe with brands including Amstel, Sol and Cruzcampo as well as its own name, benefited from increased beer sales in Africa, the Americas and Asia.


  12. Sluggish demand concerns HeinekenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Iol.co.za

    Heineken NV, the world's third-biggest brewer, said volume growth will slow in 2015 amid sluggish demand in developed markets. Emerging markets will help offset subdued growth elsewhere and will pick up in the second half of the year, the Amsterdam-based company said in a statement.


  13. European Index Futures Are Little Changed Before Greece MeetingRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Bloomberg

    ... Any deal would require a softening of Germany's stance. Among stocks that could move on corporate news today, Heineken NV may be active. The world's third-biggest brewer said volume will advance at a slower pace in 2015 amid ongoing sluggish demand ...


  14. Heineken sweetens dividend after profit jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | MarketWatch

    Heineken NV, the world's third-largest brewer, has raised its dividend by 24% after net profit rose 11% last year, helped by robust sales of its higher-margin premium beers. The Amsterdam-based brewer, whose brands include Heineken, Amstel and Sol, reported a profit of EUR1.52 billion euros , up from EUR1.36 billion a year earlier.


  15. Heineken Holding N.V. reports full year 2014 resultsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | PR-inside.com

    Strong profit growth, delivering on strategic priorities Amsterdam, 11 February 2015 - Heineken Holding N.V. today announced: * The net result of Heineken Holding N.V.'s participating interest in Heineken N.V. for 2014 amounts to a 760 million; * Group revenue grew 3.3% organically, with group revenue per hl up 1.4% * HeinekenA premium volume +5.1% with growth across all regions * Innovation rate accelerated further to 7.7% contributing a 1.5 billion of revenues * Group operating profit up 7.8% organically * Consolidated Operating profit margin expansion of 90bps, ahead of medium term target level * Net profit of a 1,758 million, 14% higher organically * Heineken N.V. dividend policy pay-out ratio widened to 30%-40% of Net profit ; proposed 2014 total dividend a 1.10 per ordinary share , implying a 36% pay-out ratio FINANCIAL SUMMARY Key financials Total Organic ) growth growth % % ... (more)


  16. UPDATE 1-U.S. can maker Ball Corp in talks to buy UK rival RexamRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Reuters

    ... ind.pn/1vtWgtH ) Rexam, which makes aluminium cans for companies such as Coca-Cola Co, Anheuser-Busch InBev and Heineken NV, said Ball Corp had till March 5 to make a firm offer or walk away. Ball Corp could not be immediately reached for comment. ...


  17. Can maker Rexam's shares jump on rumours of private equity interestRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Reuters

    ... suitors for the company, which makes aluminium cans for companies such as Coca-Cola Co, Anheuser-Busch InBev and Heineken NV. Rexam could fetch between 520 pence per share and 550 pence per share, Thomas Picherit, an analyst at independent research ...


  18. Speculation Against Carlsberg Soars Amid Bet on Russia LossRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Bloomberg

    ... the company higher. None of the world's three largest brewers -- Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, SABMiller Plc and Heineken NV -- has short interest above 1.8 percent, according to Markit. The colors of the Russian flag sit on a display of Carlsberg beer ...


  19. England's Christmas Gift to Ireland: Cheap Beer and BitesRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... A row with Diageo Plc (DGE) over pricing means it doesn't stock Guinness in Dublin, it's in dispute with brewer Heineken NV, and all the while local publicans wonder how they can compete. "There's no logic coming over here and running a pub like ...


  20. Report Published: "Alcoholic Drinks in Norway"Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Norway alcoholic drinks market.