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Alcohol-free, Sugar-free Drinks Gaining Popularity

Alcohol-free, Sugar-free Drinks Gaining Popularity

SEOUL, Nov. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Non-alcoholic and sugar-free zero-calorie drinks are gaining popularity in the liquor market as the pursuit of the so-called “healthy pleasure” lifestyle, in which people stay healthy by doing what they like, is becoming a new trend. Hite Jinro Co.’s alcohol-free Hite Zero 0.00 beer reached sales of 100 million [...]

Modelo and Desmond Howard Team Up to Reward One Full-Time College Football Fan with a $100K “Salary” During the College Football Playoff

Modelo and Desmond Howard Team Up to Reward One Full-Time College Football Fan with a $100K “Salary” During the College Football Playoff

CHICAGO, Aug. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Modelo®, The Official Beer Sponsor of the College Football Playoff, is championing the Fighting Spirit of fans across the nation. Modelo knows that being a dedicated college football fan is not an easy job – it comes with late nights, early mornings and long weekends. For that reason, Modelo [...]

Constellation Brands Announces Jim Sabia as President, Beer Division

Constellation Brands Announces Jim Sabia as President, Beer Division

VICTOR, N.Y., Jan. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, today announced new responsibilities for two members of its Executive Management Committee, effective immediately. Jim Sabia, who has served as Constellation’s Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Beer Division, since February 2021, will assume the role of Executive [...]

Modelo, the New Official Beer Sponsor of the College Football Playoff, Rewards the Fighting Spirit of College Football Fans with the New Unlockzie

Modelo, the New Official Beer Sponsor of the College Football Playoff, Rewards the Fighting Spirit of College Football Fans with the New Unlockzie

CHICAGO, Sept. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — College football is back in full swing and Modelo, the beer brewed for those with The Fighting Spirit™, is rewarding passionate fans across the country with a brand-new offering. To ensure all fans have a cold beer for game day Saturdays, Modelo is unveiling the Unlockzie, a free beer [...]

Oriental Brewery to Make Beer with Solar Power

Oriental Brewery to Make Beer with Solar Power

SEOUL, Aug. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Oriental Brewery (OB) Co., South Korea’s largest brewer, will be producing beer with eco-friendly solar energy next year by installing solar power generation facilities at company plants across the country. The company held a ceremony at its Icheon brewery in Gyeonggi Province to celebrate the start of the ‘RE100’ [...]

Beer Imports Hit 5-year Low in H1

Beer Imports Hit 5-year Low in H1

SEOUL, Aug. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean imports of beer touched a five-year low in the first half of the year amid a nationwide boycott of Japanese products, data showed Monday. The value of beer imports stood at US$106.5 million in the January-June period, down 5.4 percent from a year earlier, according to the [...]