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
The beer market dynamics in Russia is approaching zero, yet major brewers are divided into those who developed considerably in 2017 and those who considerably reduced their volumes. For instance, company Efes has managed to substantially extend their sales due to restrained pricing policy and activity in the modern trade. Heineken has also demonstrated an excellent performance promoted by significant increase of advertisement budgets launching a non-alcohol sort of the title brand and unusual activity in the economy market segment. Carlsberg and AB InBev have been focusing on margins and lost a market share of their inexpensive brands. Serious dependence on PET package and mass enthusiasm about Zhigulevskoe have negatively impacted the most of big regional brewers, that have been for the first time pressed by the leaders in the key sales channels, especially in Volga and Central regions. In the small business there has been a noticeable slowdown in appearing of new restaurant breweries, yet the number of craft breweries has been growing rapidly. In 2018, the beer market is likely to grow a little, while the share of AB InBev Efes may decrease due to the integration. ...
“Catalogue of Russian Beer Producers 2018” includes 1070 businesses ranging from large subsidiaries of international companies to rather small restaurant and craft microbreweries.The catalogue includes 32 large breweries, 75 regional breweries, 693 industrial mini- and microbreweries as well as 270 restaurant breweries. ...
SABMiller to appoint Managing Director: Asia
Harald will oversee SABMiller's businesses in India and Vietnam, its ongoing regional business development and export operations, as well as providing support to CR Snow. He will be based at the SABMiller Asia regional hub office in Hong Kong, and report to Ari Mervis, Managing Director: Asia Pacific and Chief Executive Officer of Foster's.
Since joining SAB Ltd in 2009, Harald has been responsible for corporate strategy, pricing and revenue management, as well as legal services and compliance. He played a key role in the implementation of the company's BBBEE scheme - SAB Zenzele.
Prior to SAB, Harald spent nearly a decade as Senior Partner and Managing Director Africa at Monitor Group, a leading global strategy consulting firm, where he worked with a diverse group of businesses, including leading consumer goods and beverages companies, to develop and implement growth strategies and to build commercial and competitive capabilities. Harald also advised multiple clients on issues of social, economic and environmental sustainability and corporate citizenship.
Prior to joining Monitor, Harald served a period as Deputy Director-General of South Africa's National Department of Transport during the early years following the democratic transition.
Commenting on the appointment Ari Mervis, Managing Director: Asia Pacific and Chief Executive Officer of Foster's said
"Harald has developed a deep commercial understanding of the beer industry, and has played a key role in developing and executing the strategy that put SAB back onto its current growth trajectory.
"This together with his unique blend of FMCG knowledge, gained through his time leading Monitor as it grew across Africa and The Middle East, and experience and capability in dealing with complex, multi-stakeholder settings from his work in Government and the public sector, make him well suited to this new role in Asia".
16 Дек. 2011