Asahi sales lift boosts Shepherd Neame’s profits

first_img Show Comments ▼ DEMAND for trendy Asahi lager hashelped to drive profit up by a quarter at Shepherd Neame. The company makes and sells Asahi Superdry under licence for the Japanese brewer and it has been selling well in cities, particularly London.Asahi volumes were up five per cent overall with draught sales rising more than a third. Overall pre-tax profits at Neame rose 25 per cent to £8.7m in the year to 26 June with revenues reaching a record £115.4m.Chief executive Jonathan Neame said: “We have seen drinkers in London loving Asahi.“In the economic downturn people may be not going out as much but when they do they are willing to spend a little extra.“London is amazingly resilient in the downturn.”The company, which has brewed in Kent since 1698, is also seeing its traditional ales performing well ?– particularly Spitfire.Neame said: “The lower priced lagers seemed to have lost out but real ales are doing very well.” The company also brewed a World Cup beer, 4-4-2, which did “pretty well” although England’s early exit meant fewer drinkers went to pubs. Tags: NULL whatsapp Asahi sales lift boosts Shepherd Neame’s profits by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBemoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comMagellan TimesThis Is Why The Roy Rogers Museum Has Been Closed For GoodMagellan TimesElite HeraldExperts Discover Girl Born From Two Different SpeciesElite Heraldcenter_img KCS-content Share whatsapp Thursday 7 October 2010 8:10 pm Read This Next’Kevin Can F**k Himself’: Here’s Why Only Allison and Patty Are SeenThe Wrap20 Stars Who’ve Posted Nude Selfies, From Lizzo to John Legend (Photos)The Wrap’Batwoman’: Wallis Day on Circe’s ‘Deranged’ Warpath and the Key to SavingThe Wrap’Godzilla vs Kong’ Reaches $100 Million in US After Grossing $250,000 inThe WrapJoin a Conversation on ‘Cancel Culture in Comedy’ with Maz Jobrani, SkyeThe WrapAnya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Fiennes Join Searchlight’s Dark Comedy ‘The Menu’The WrapAfter ‘Black Widow,’ Kevin Feige Leaves Open the Possibility of OtherThe Wrap’Pose’ Creator Steven Canals on Life After His Groundbreaking Show: ‘I’mThe Wrap’The Boys’ Star Aya Cash Took Inspiration From YouTube, TikTok and SteveThe Wraplast_img read more

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