Tag Archives: Colombia

• Latin American Illegal Alcohol Market Valued at $2.4Billion

Latin American Illegal Alcohol Market Valued at $2.4Billion

According to the research, the illegal market accounted for 25.5% of the total market in terms of volume by litres of alcohol equivalent (LAE) and 14.1% in terms of value (illegal retail sales price or RSP).  On average, the retail prices of illegal products were 30.3% lower than their legal counterparts in 2012. In 2012, […]

• Mexican brewery unveils first gay beer. Really?!

Mexican brewery unveils first gay beer. Really?!

A small Mexican brewery has produced what it claims is the world’s first beer specifically targeted at the homosexual community. The beer, which has a slight honey flavour, will initially be marketed to homosexual consumers in Mexico, Colombia and Japan. The Minerva brewery said that the “Artisan Honey-Ales” would appeal to a section of the […]

• SABMiller posts better than expected European volumes

SABMiller has reported a three per cent increase lager volume in the third quarter, driven by better than expected volume in Europe and emerging markets. The UK-listed brewer continued to benefit from its strong presence in emerging markets. Lager volumes were up 12 per cent on an organic basis in Asia, and in Africa quarterly […]

• SABMiller posts better than expected European volumes

SABMiller has reported a three per cent increase lager volume in the third quarter, driven by better than expected volume in Europe and emerging markets. The UK-listed brewer continued to benefit from its strong presence in emerging markets. Lager volumes were up 12 per cent on an organic basis in Asia, and in Africa quarterly […]