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Lion names new MD as James Brindley calls ‘last shout’

Lion Australia MD James Brindley has called ‘last shout’ after 27 years with the beverage company, 12 in his current rol...

Lion buys Stone & Wood parent Fermentum Group

Other Fermentum’s brands joining Lion include Sunly Seltzer, Two Birds, Fixation and Little Dragon.

Lion redirects 9,000 Bluesfest beers to flood-impacted communities

“Where there’s a tragedy there’s often an opportunity to do something good,” said Lion Sponsorship and Events BDE Chris ...

Lion declares March 23 ‘National Local Day’

The move is expected to inject $500m into the hospitality sector.

Steinlager earns carbon zero certification

Steinlager has become New Zealand’s first large-scale beer brand to be carbon zero certified.
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Lion to trim workforce in New Zealand

New Zealand brewer Lion will lay off about 3 per cent of its workforce as part of an internal restructure, most working ...

Lion recruits consumer & brand director from Mars

Lion has appointed Anubha Sahasrabuddhe as its new consumer & brand director.

Declining beer sales spell end for Lion’s West End brewery

It's an end of an era for Lion's 160-year-old West End brewery.

Shelf life: Arnott’s collaborates with Lion on latest products

Krispy Kreme celebrates 83 years and Starbucks creates non-dairy coffee creamers.

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This week's top stories.

Lion cyber attack stalls operations

The company behind brands such as Dairy Farmers and XXXX Gold said the IT shutdown would cause disruption to suppliers a...

Lion hits carbon neutral status

Lion plans to use 100 per cent renewable electricity to brew its beers by 2025.

Lion partners with AHA to help pubs sell draught beer

Endeavour Drinks has welcomed over 200 new suppliers, mainly small businesses, to the fold in the last two weeks.

New Zealand Whisky Co to begin production at Lion’s Speight’s Brewery

Works have begun at the brewery's millhouse to support the creation of whisky brands.

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The top stories this week.

Lion celebrates LGBQTI+ Pride with introduction of US beer to Australia

The beer was created with New York's The Stonewall Inn to celebrate the accommodation's rich history as a beacon for the...

Lion aims to be carbon neutral by 2020

Brewer implements a carbon reduction program with certified carbon credits.

Lion serves up Quincy to racegoers from recycled plastic bar

Lion's Round II bar was created using thousands of pieces of recycled plastic.

Lion is first off the mark with alcoholic seltzer range in Australia

Lion introduces alcoholic seltzers to Australia as sales skyrocket in the US.

Lion’s XXXX welcomes back Mr Fourex

Queensland brewery XXXX unveils limited edition gold can to celebrate a summer of cricket.