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1st Half Year 2022 high glass packaging production

2 Awards for Mohren Brewery's lightweight glass bottle

28 BLACK celebrates new fruits

ACE: New Director for Italian Market

ACE: Beverage industry calls for collection target


Alfa Laval ThinkTop V20 pushes the boundaries

Alfa Laval: New streamlined valves

Alcohol in the blood increases chance of survival

ALPLA with record turnover

ALPLA: Home-compostable coffee capsules

ALPLA: PET recycling plant in South Africa

ALPLA: Start of Production in Targu Mures

Amcor sells factories in Russia

American brewers love Gaffel Kölsch

Angelina - Crisp Hazelnut Receives Award

Aptar Closures Acquires Majority Stake of Gulf Closures

Workers flush whisky into the sewers

Ardagh Glass Packaging builds ‘NextGen Furnace’

Ardagh Glass Packaging named ‘Supplier of the Year 2022'

Ardagh Group and Absolut Vodka co-invest in glass furnace

Ardagh: Weißenthurm with aluminium beverage cans

Armagnac - brandy with prestige problems

Dress rehearsal for the new Amerang logistics centre

It all depends on the right champagne glass!

Pepsi MAX becomes Pepsi Zero Sugar

Live a balanced life: Mineral water is part of it

Award-winning vegetable juices from Rabenhorst

Australia: Asahi to close Green Beacon brewery

Australia: Asahi Super Dry 0.0% launches

Australia: CEO of Asahi Beverages to step down

Australia: Diageo Australia with new managing director

Australia: Lion to close Two Birds Brewing

AxFlow distributes Lowara, Wedeco Flygt

Bears break into cabin and drink 100 cans of beer

Mangaroca Batida and Barceló at Bar Convent Berlin 2023

Barceló Imperial Porto Cask: Creation for the senses

Beam Suntory Announces CEO Transition

Beatrix Praeceptor will be CEO of Greiner Packaging

Beck's: Premiere for AI beer Autonomous

Beer Institute Launches

Container glass industry welcomes green claim proposal

It is better not to drink cold drinks when it is hot

Belgium: Beer Achel loses Trappist beer status

Berentzen-Gruppe: Half-Yearly Financial Report 2023

Berentzen Group launches Pushkin Ice Mint

Berentzen-Gruppe publishes business results

Berentzen Group publishes Sustainability Report 2022

Berentzen-Gruppe: Interim Report Q1/2023

You can actually drink BeTon

Drunken squirrel goes on rampage in pub

Better Juice LaunchesSugar-Reduction Plant

Better Juice Technology Reduces Sugar Loads

Beer sales in Germany November 2022

BIONADE herbs special edition for species protection

BIONADE naturally cloudy blood orange is here!

BIONADE launches campaign for large bottle

Bissinger Auerquelle wins FRUCADE Quality Award 2022

Blue, green or red beer desired?

Bluhm Systeme: Labelling Solutions on GLUG 2023

BORCO: Sierra Tropical Chilli

Boston Beer Names Diego Reynoso CFO

"Bowle" or punch - that is the question here

SIG invests in new recycling technology

BrauBeviale 2023 with strong programme

BrauBeviale 2023: Reunion for the beverage sector

Brewery C. & A. Veltins satisfied with half-year results

Brinkhoff’s No.1 in der Geburtstagsedition

Britvic Brazil adopts SIG's PAC.TRUST

Britvic: Fifth canning line at Rugby plant

Brown‐Forman Acquires Diplomático Rum Brand

Brown‐Forman Announces Sale of Finlandia Vodka

Budweiser the "King of Non-Alcoholic Beers"

BV GFGH: Economic situation better

Carlsberg Group appoints new CEO

CGS ORIS launches Real Substrate Proof

China & France: China buys several large vessels

Coca Cola in China: Joy in the Mouth

Coca-Cola invests in filling of returnable glass bottles

Coca-Cola strengthens reusable glass bottles for the retail trade

Coca-Cola Genshagen plant is certified climate neutral

Coca-Cola: Returnable PET line in Bad Neuenahr back

Costa Rica: Actions to result in lower beer prices

Crown plans to take over Helvetia Packaging

Cyberz. Team Limez or Team Berryz?

CZ: Tax on draught beer up to 21%

Denmark and Canada end "Whiskey War"

Denmark & Canada: Carlsberg to buy Waterloo Brewing

Denmark: Royal Unibrew announces acquisition

Döhler Group Acquires Boon Flavors in Thailand

Number of hobby brewers in Germany on the rise

DEHOGA Quarterly figures below pre-Corona level

DEHOGA: Christmas business 2022 worse than 2019

The price is hot, the drink is cold

German container glass market positive in 2022

Deutscher Brauer-Bund: Breweries under pressure

German Packaging Congress 2023

Germany: Production of alcohol-free beer doubles

Diageo to acquire Don Papa Rum

Diageo plc: Sir Ivan Menezes has passed away


DIAGEO: The new Gordon's Pink 0.0%

DIAGEO: RTD cans now in slim format

The coffee sniffers of Prussia

The legend of tequila with worm

The new light sodas from hella

Diversa adds Cutty Sark whisky to its portfolio

Diversa: Passionfruit Caipirinha 10% vol.

Don Simón first to introduce Pure-Pak® eSense carton

Dresden Packaging Conference 2023

drinktec and BrauBeviale join forces

Dublin Whiskey Fire

Toast - raising the glass or toasting the bread?

EiszeitQuell expands Feine Limo range

Elopak to build a new production plant in the USA

Elopak: Don Simón first to introduce Pure-Pak

Elopak: Plant drinks - Which carton fits best?

Emerson Valves Deliver Proportional Flow Control

Successful BORCO "World of Whisk(e)y" Festival

GEMÜ high purity 3/2-way diaphragm globe valve

It bubbles, foams and tingles - effervescent powder

EU glass collection rate at 80.1%

Europe: Asahi unveils 0% alcohol beer

European Beer Star celebrates its 20th anniversary

EUWID market report for used PET bottles

EXBERRY® by GNT at Fi India 2023

Draught beer, bottled beer or canned beer?

Firus Druck with AccurioLabel 400 by Konica Minolta

Franken Brunnen Medium Blackberry

France: Diageo receives approval for delisting

France: French farmers sow spring barley

Freixenet X Schweppes with aperitif

Fruit mulled wine with strong growth

Echter Nordhäuser Watermelon

Fruit juice producers press 382 million litres of apple juice

Frugalpac: Sainsbury’s to stock paper wine bottles

Gaensefurther with a new brand identity

Gaffel Wiess - Rhenish alternative to Helles

Gaffel: Mamma Nero best herbal liqueur 2022

Gaffels Fassbrause with new motif

UK: Molson Coors set to launch alcohol-free beer

Used PET Bottles: Weak Sales and High Stocks

GEMÜ honoured as "Global Market Leader" for the 7th time

GEMÜ: GEMÜ 652 pulsation damper

GEMÜ: New electrically operated solenoid valve

German Armagnac Festival 2023

Gerolsteiner: "Gerosaurs" make children want to drink water

Gerolsteiner: The cap stays on

Beverage vending machines can be life-threatening

Beverage cans with deposit in the Netherlands

Gin was stolen from Lake Constance

Gin and tonic glows blue in black light

Gin novelty for the German market


GOLDBERG & SONS launches premium cola

GOLDBERG Pink Grapefruit Bitter Lemonade

Grünbeck: Powerful filter performance

Graphic Packaging moves Bristol packaging operations

Greiner Packaging at Interpack 2023

Greiner Packaging extends cooperation with Plastic Bank

UK: Diageo makes minority investment

UK: Tight supply of malting barley predicted

UK: New winter barley variety Caravelle

UK: Government helps pubs with 'draught relief'

Good year for the apple and fruit wine industry

hella strawberry carbonated and unsweetened!

Henkel: Mark Dorn to become new Executive VP

Henkel: low temperature cleaner for beverage cans

Henkell Freixenet grows to new record

Henkell Freixenet: Mangaroca Batida Mango Kiss

HERMA: How PET recycling can be done even better

Hochwald with oat beverages in SIG Vita

High cost pressure burdens the German brewing industry

hohes C Juicy Balance

Humboldt Freigeist (Free spirit)

India: Beam Suntory with four new products

India: United Breweries CEO resigns

India: Bira 91 reveals plans for premium Indian beer

India: Som Distilleries and Breweries Ltd. with new plant

Indonesia: PT Multi Bintang to produce Tiger Beer

Innova returns to Bangkok for Fi Asia 2023

Intermarché pioneering tethered SIG SwiftCap Linked

Ireland: Alcohol-free Guinness on draught

Ireland: Diageo invests into Guinness brewery

Ireland: Diageo’s brewery plans stalled

Ireland: Health warnings on alcohol products

Ireland: Guinness to raise prices in February

Jörg Biebernick appointed new Paulaner CEO

James Bond: "shaken, not stirred"

Japan & South Korea: Asahi Super Dry Nama Jokki Can

Now on sale again: Vodka Gorbatschow Raspberry

Coffee like in Italy - while standing at the bar

Calorie-free beverages with sweeteners

Canada, AB: Edmonton's Situation Brewing shuts down

Canada, BC: Andina Brewing Company closed

Canada, BC: First beer from Curious Creatures Beer

Kanada, BC: Malt and spirit-based beverages start rolling out

Canada, NB: O’Creek Brewing launches full-scale brewery

Canada, ON: Kensington Brewing Company to reopen

Canada, ON: Kensington Brewing Company closes

Canada, QB: Microbreweries want to deliver beer

Canada, QC: Yakima Chief Hops with warehouse

Canada: Cost of beer going up faster than before

Are you really seeing with your beer goggles on?

Karlsberg Brewery publishes annual figures for 2022

Karlsberg launches new Pilsener

Karlsberg specialities in new design and new bottle

Kazakhstan: Barley, wheat production improved

Kenya: Diageo launches partial tender

Kenya: Heineken to introduce new liquor and beer brands

KHS offers beverage industry new tool

KHS develops modular platform for can fillers

KHS presents a diverse packaging portfolio

KHS offers conversion of its shrink tunnels

Flagship of the London brewing industry

KHS: Intelligent format changeovers

KHS: New sustainability report

KHS: Oxygen pickup in beer filling

Kleiner Feigling Green Lemon celebrates comeback

Klosterbrauerei Neuzelle dares disruption

Kristof Schimmele new MD Sales at Brauerei Gebr. Maisel

Krombacher expands NaturRadler container range

Krombacher Group grows by around 300,000 hl

Krombacher Limobier with limited summer variety Mojito

Krombacher with updated brand identity

Krombacher o.0% with new packaging design

Krombacher Spezi - Popular cola-orange mix

Krombacher: Fun for the whole family

Klotzki's KTT centrifugal dryer at BrauBeviale

Cuba: Swinkels Family Brewers invests in brewery

Kuemmerling with board game

Kvass - the healthy Russian bread drink

Lübzer cans with summery design

Lammsbräu sets sail for future programme

Lammsbräu publishes Environmental Report

SIG’s carton packs with combiSwift closure with tethered cap

LANXESS increases prices

Laos: Lao Brewery with Carlsberg 0.0 and Somersby

Mohren Brewery's lightweight glass bottle nominated

LEONHARD KURZ at Labelexpo Europe 2023

Lillet Berry & Lillet Tonic. Now also ready-mixed!

Lipton Ice Tea expands range into multipack cans

London Beer Flood

Luxembourg: Non-alcoholic beer becoming more popular

Malibu Strawberry

Mangaroca Batida boosts sales with on-pack


Martin Schröder becomes Managing Director of the FKN

Methyphobia - fear of alcohol

Migros makes full switch to new tear-off system

Mineral springs ask for quick return of empties

Mineral water consumption grows significantly

Mio Mio Mate-Mische is new product of the year

Mirinda - the orange soda that speaks Esperanto

Mococa expands partnership with SIG

Mohrenbrauerei: beer sommelier training for young people

Mohren Brewery optimises brewing proces

Mohren Brewery sets course for the future

Mohren-Brewery: 1000th brew in Record year 2022

Mohrenbrauerei: Limited beer speciality for Bregenz Festival

Molson Coors: Roxie - zero-proof canned cocktails

Simply SpikedTM Peach in four new flavors

Mondi: Award for paper-based Hug&Hold solution

MONVIN – Premium wines in modern kegs

Verified mint for Symrise

NEW: Gorbatschow Energy

New: granini FRESH

NEW: Rabenhorst Organic Direct Juice Apricot

NEW: Rabenhorst Healthy Blood Pressure

New: Sinalco Cola without sugar +cherry

New marketing leadership for Haus Rabenhorst

New GEMÜ BB07 3/2-way ball valve

New look for Stuttgarter Hofbräu beers

New design for the three musketeers

Neumarkter Lammsbräu: Misereor Lent Beer

Neumarkter Lammsbräu with beverage highlights

Neumarkter Lammsbräu: now lemonade to be awarded

Neumarkter Lammsbräu: Turnover above pre-Corona level

New Zealand: NZ Hops releases new hop variety

Netherlands: Heineken to take full ownership

The Netherlands: Heineken to increase prices

Nigeria: Naira scarcity worsens lack of demand

Nigeria: Nigerian Breweries announces price hikes

NotCo uses carton packaging solutions from SIG

OeTTINGER Brewery: Welcome Gino Biondi!

Paderborner Hell - new on the market

Panther Packaging: Display presentation of Budweiser

Penninger's GRANIT Wildberry Gin

Pepsi Cola was originally called "Brad's Drink"

Pepsi Cola and Coca-Cola in Space

PEPSI® Pineapple Launches at Little Caesars®

PEPSI® x PEEPS®: Iconic Marshmallow Cola

Pernod Ricard invests in ecoSPIRITS

Pernod Ricard: Holger Möller becomes Sales Director

Pfungstädter: Our Brauer Water

Positive balance for Thüringer Waldquell

Positive effect of red fruit juices on fat metabolism

POTT Rum with Comprehensive Relaunch

"Best Organic" award for Rabenhorst Organic Haskap Berry

Tingling carbonated drinks

PrintCity: Co-branding at IST UV Days

Privatbrauerei Waldhaus: Federal Award of Honour

Production expansion at esarom

Rabenhorst Alkaline Balance and Rabenhorst Immune Power

Numerous Rabenhorst premium juices contain beetroot

Rebecca Napier to join Britvic plc as CFO

Recycling record for PET to PET in H1/2023

Record revenue for BERICAP in 2022

Riedenburger Brauhaus expands non-alcoholic range

Robinsons expands its Benefits range

Robinsons unveils major rebrand

Rothaus Pinot Noir Cask 2022

Rotkäppchen-Mumm brings good humour

Rwanda: Launch of Heineken® 0.0

Romania: HEINEKEN Romania with new Managing Director

Russia to raise base price for export taxes

Russia & China: More wheat and barley to China

Russia & EU: Problems with grain corridor promises

South Africa: AB InBev objecting to proposed takeover

South Africa: South African Breweries restructures

South Korea & Japan: Japanese beer imports with highest figures

South Korea: Asahi launches Kozel White

South Korea: Asahi Super Dry beer popular in South Korea

South Korea: HiteJinro’s new beer Kelly a great success

South Korea: Beer prices expected to rise again

South Korea: Beverage companies do not raise prices

South Korea: Hitejinro launches new lager

South Korea: Sale of OB Beer Budweiser Zero suspended

SCHÄFER: Deodorants, hair waxes, etc.

Schäfer: Trend-setting ReFuels

Sparkling wine tax - Sparkling wine financed the fleet

Ship christening with champagne for always good sailing!

Final report GLUG23

Sebastian Holtz joins Bitburger

Sparkling wine bottles may be sold without capsules in future

Semper idem Underberg AG continues growth

Sensation of the summer: ABSOLUT Sensations

Serbia: Heineken invests in Novi Sad brewery

Sidel acquires Makro Labelling

Sierra Madre distributes Ron Millonario

SIG to construct aseptic carton plant

SIG: Flexibility and speed taken to next level

SIG appoints Ann-Kristin Erkens as CFO

SIG to appoint CTO and CSCO

SIG unlocks new growth potential in Mexico

SIG leads with 100% ASI-certified aluminium

SIG celebrates 170 years

SIG Group: Strong revenue and margin expansion

SIG Group: Strong revenue growth 2022

SIG: Solid start to the year

SIG: Second bag-in-box and spouted pouch plant

SIG: domeTwist closure with tethered cap for Maspex

SIG: Construction of massive solar installation

SIG: combistyle carton pack launched in Africa

SIG’s path to Net-Zero approved by SBTi

Zimbabwe: Delta Beverages invests in expansion

SIPA earns a Silver Medal for sustainability

SLYRS Mountain Edition

SLYRS: German Whisky of the Year 2023

Smurfit Kappa: Tap with attached tamper protection

Special edition 2023 of Wackenwhisky

SONNENTOR Novelty: Tschin Tschin Syrup

Sorbet - cold drink or semi-frozen dessert?

Spezi in a new look

Sri Lanka: Beer stocks piling up in warehouses

Starlinger: PET bottle-to-bottle recycling line reduces costs

STI Group: Ressource-saving drinks shipping carton

Stora Enso: recycling hubs for beverage cartons

Switchel - Summer drink for thirsty farmers

Symrise 2022 again with strong growth

Symrise expands its Executive Board

Symrise receives top scores for sustainability

Taiwan: TTL not giving up China beer market

Terra Alegre with tethered SIG MaxxCap Linked

Tetra Pak: Research into fibre-based food packaging

Thailand: Energy drinks billionaire wants to brew beer

Thomas Henry: Pink Grapefruit

Thomas Modder new Sales Manager at Berentzen Group

Deep red & bittersweet: Bonjour Pampelle!

Tito's Handmade Vodka from Texas

Trinks management reorganizes

Czech Republic: Czech pubs to reduce energy cost on beer

Czech Republic: VAT rate increase on beer?

Tunisia: SFBT reports rise in beer sales in 2022

TURMGEIST - fruit liqueur

UK: Heineken launches Cruzcampo in UK

UK: No and low alcohol beer now growing

UK: Carlsberg 0.0 launching at Tesco

UK: Energy costs to sink UK pubs and brewers

UK: Some 21 pubs a week closed

UK: Guinness gets green light for Covent Garden brewery

UK: Value of rare Scotch whiskies up

Ukraine & EU: Poland, Hungary ban Ukrainian grain imports


Hungary: Soaring energy costs for beer makers

UNITED CAPS at ProPak Asia

UNITED CAPS Recognised with Award

UNITED CAPS: Tethered Closure for Carton Packaging

UPM Raflatac at Labelexpo Europe 2023

Uruguay: Unions halt import of Argentine-brewed beer

US, IA: Fox Brewing to close its doors

USA - Alcohol in a brown paper bag

USA, AL: Bowler Hat Brewery closing permanently

USA, CA: Anchor Brewing Co. shuts down after 127 years

USA, CA: King Harbor Brewing Co. closed down

USA, CA: Pro-Five Brewing Company already open

USA, CO: Denver’s Fiction Beer Company with second brewery

USA, CT: Another brewery may be coming to Hamden

USA, CT: Taxes on beer going down in Connecticut

USA, FL: St Petersburg’s Avid Brew Company closes

USA, FL: Clearwater Brewing Company closes

USA, FL: Tabula Rasa Brewing shutting its taps

USA, GA: NoFo Brewing acquires Tantrum Brewing

USA, GA: Orpheus Brewing to close facility in Atlanta

USA, IL: Guinness will open a brewery in Chicago

USA, IL: Recess Brewing to close its doors

USA, IL: Smylie Brothers brewpub shuts down

USA, IL: Homewood Brewing Company breaks ground

USA, IN: Indiana City Brewing Co. seeking potential buyers

USA, KS: Friction Beer Co. soon in Shawnee

USA, KY: Gallant Fox Brewing Company expands

USA, KY: Pernod Ricard to construct a new distillery

USA, MA: Doctor’s Island Brewing Company being launched

USA, MA: Turtle Swamp Brewing closing down

USA, MD & NY: Flying Dog Brewery announces sale

USA, MD: Full Tilt Brewing to close its doors

USA, ME: Black Bear Brewery to close Bangor location

USA, ME: Brickyard Hollow Brewing Co. opening in Eustis

USA, MI: Cognition Brewing closing Mather Inn

USA, MI: Desmond Depot Brewhouse pushes opening

USA, MI: Drifa Brewing Company is for sale

USA, MI: Six Spoke Brewery coming to Detroit soon

USA, MN: Broken Clock Brewing opening new location

USA, MN: Gambit Brewing Company hoping for mid-January opening

USA, MO: Alpha Brewing Co. will open a distillery

USA, NC: Catawba Brewing Co. closes Belmont

USA, NC: Trve Brewing Co. with brewery permit application

USA, NC: UpCountry Brewing ceases brewing in Asheville

USA, ND: Rhombus Guys Brewing Company to cease brewing

USA, NJ: Bent Iron Brewing Hamilton’s first brewery

USA, NY: Smugtown Brewing seeking brewhouse permission

USA, OH: Canton Brewing Co. up for sale

USA, OR: Ex Novo Brewing's Oregon locations up for sale

USA, OR: Grains of Wrath Brewing closing

USA, OR: Hammer & Stitch Brewing is for sale

USA, OR: Lucky Labrador Brewing closed North Portland pub

USA, OR: Newport Brewing for sale

USA, PA: Aslin Beer Company opens in Pittsburgh

USA, PA: Bonafide Beer Company now open

USA, PA: Liquid Noise Brewing to close its doors

USA, SC: Greenville’s Brewery 85 announces closure

USA, TN: New brewery in the works for Loudon

USA, TX: Battlehops Brewing unable to find a buyer

USA, TX: Black Page Brewing Co. closed

USA, TX: Cowtown Brewing Co. closes Southlake

USA, TX: Thirsty Pups Brewery to open in 2023

USA, UT: Shades Brewing set to open in fall

USA, VA: Beltway Brewing Company closing down

USA, VA: House 6 Brewing to stop production

USA, VA: O’Connor Brewing closing Norfolk location

USA, WA: Downtown Olympia’s Fish Tale Brew Pub to close

USA, WA: Lagunitas’ brewery and taproom in Seattle to close

USA, WI: Westallion Brewing Company to close West Allis

USA: AB InBev to lay off hundreds of staff

USA: AB InBev to dispose of eight craft beer brands

USA: Anheuser-Busch to support LGBTQ community

USA: Beer is Americans’ alcoholic beverage of choice

USA: Bud Light falls to the fourth place

USA: Bud Light sales showing no rebounding

USA: Constellation Brands with Corona Non-Alcoholic

USA: Craft beer segment down in 2022

USA: Number of non-alcoholic beer drinkers up

UAE: Dubai ends 30% tax on alcohol sales

Valensina expands glass bottling in Erding

VdF publishes orchard fruit harvest estimate 2023

VDF: Fruit juice association publishes current data

VdF: Orange juice situation worsens

VDGE members with positive turnover development

VDM: Natural mineral water tested very well

VDM: Top quality rating for mineral water

Veltins output increases by 8.4%

Management changes at Pernod Ricard Germany

Verallia announces two new furnaces in Europe

Verallia launches reusable pool for wine bottles

Verallia rated “A-“ by the CDP

VDM with a new Board of Directors

Packaging specialist ALPLA launches ALPLArecycling

Vetropack builds new plant in Italy

Vetropack resumes production in Ukraine

Vetropack: Fire at Kremsmünster plant

Vetropack: Darko Šlogar becomes new General Manager in Croatia

Vetropack starts up furnaces in Boffalora

Vetropack: Net profit of CHF 40.7 Mio.

Vietnam: Brewery swaps brews for Belgian craft beer

ViO launches ViO Water with Flavour

Weiherer beers win at the World Beer Award

Wine and aperitif on place 2 and 3 of summer drinks hits

Less Time in the Lab: More Time in the Vineyard

Wernesgrüner: natural shandy with passion fruit flavour

Number of breweries in Germany declines