Heineken NV (HEIN.AS)
17 May 2019
Wed, Apr 24 2019
* Keeps outlook of mid-single-digit pct rise in operating profit
BRUSSELS, April 24 Heineken, the world's second largest brewer, increased beer sales in the first three months of 2019, expanding in all of its regions despite a late Easter holiday.
MEXICO CITY, Feb 26 Mexican bottler and retailer Femsa said on Tuesday it will start selling popular national beers including Corona and Pacifico at its Oxxo stores, Mexico's biggest convenience store chain.
BRUSSELS Heineken, the world's second-largest brewer, said higher beer sales and consumers trading up to more expensive drinks will boost earnings in 2019 after reporting growth in every region last year, sending its shares up 4 percent.
* Sees mid-single digit growth of op profit in 2019, as in 2018
BRUSSELS, Feb 13 Heineken, the world's second-largest beer maker, forecast its operating profit to grow at nearly the same rate in 2019 as last year, when beer sales increased in all its markets.
COPENHAGEN Danish brewer Carlsberg posted fourth-quarter sales above expectations on Wednesday, driven by a strong growth in China, but said it sees 2019 organic growth below last year's level.