The global outlooks of the legal market of cannabis are excellent. It is possible to simultaneously imagine dry law repeal and craft brewing boom but not in one but in several consumer categories. For alcohol is contained in liquids and cannabis derivatives can be in three physical forms. The value of legal market of cannabis and its products can reach 10% of the world beer market in five years, and in 2030-2040 even reach the same scope provided the current rates of legalization and development of market infrastructure remain at the same level. Cannabinoids are actively integrating into the food industry from chewing gum to beverages deforming the pharmaceutical and alcohol markets, they influence the trends of healthy lifestyle and beauty. ...
Beer market of Kazakhstan acquired both traits of East European countries and South Eastern Asia taking a transitional position between them by many criteria and consumption style. Yet there is a positive trend in beer production which differs Kazakhstan from most of the neighboring countries. The market has remained consolidated in the hands of two international players because of its small size. However, it faces dynamic processes such as fast growth of draft beer sales, up and downs of regional companies and Carlsberg Group’s ultimate expansion. Excessive mainstream segment has declined over the recent years, yet, Zhigulevskoe and national brands with regional links have yielded their positions to a range of new products. In our review special attention was paid to regional analysis of the markets. In 14 regions of Kazakhstan we compared the companies’ positions, the market price segmentation and DIOT channel development. Besides we have compared the beer market of Kazakhstan to neighboring countries. ...
Beer market of Russia 2018
- General market picture
- Foreign trade setting records
- Demography as challenge to branding
- Aged consumer
- Declining of youth brands
- Nostalgia on trend
- DIOT feels at home
- 5.0 Original is the new face of import
- Positions of Market Leaders
- Carlsberg Group
- AB InBev Efes
- AB InBev
Ukrainian beer market 2018
- Better than yesterday
- Performance by value
- Positions of Ukrainian brewers
UK: Greene King buys pub group for GBP56m
Greene King said today (31 January) that it has completed the acquisition of Cloverleaf, which has 12 outlets across the north and midlands of England. The deal has a value of 8.7 times Cloverleaf's annual EBITDA.
Cloverleaf's food-led pub estate is "growing strong organically" and will hand Greene King a greater presence "on the growing carvery market", said the Old Speckled Hen brewer.
Separately, Greene King said that it remains confident on its full-year performance, despite tough conditions for the UK on-trade amid a weak UK economy in general. "We are confident that we will continue to deliver profitable growth over the rest of the financial year," said the group, which also brews Greene King IPA and Abbot Ale.
Own-brewed beer sales for the 38 weeks to 23 January fell by 3% in volume on the same period of the previous year, Greene King said. However, this compares to a UK ale market that shrank by 7.6% over the same period.
Last week, rival brewers Marston's and Fuller, Smith & Turner reported improved beer sales for the four months to 22 January.
31 Янв. 2011