Strong H1 performance; full-year earnings outlook increased. CEO Cees ’t Hart says:
We delivered a strong set of results for the first six months of 2019, with healthy top-line development, strong margin improvement and continued solid cash flow. We’re pleased that last week we were able to adjust our earnings outlook upwards due to the performance in the first half and a solid start to Q3, and despite tough comparables. The earnings upgrade is yet another proof point that the execution of our SAIL’22 priorities is driving sustainable, long-term value creation for the Group."
We’re constantly trying to make everything about our beers even better. Snap Pack is one of the results. A world first for the beer industry, this innovation took us three years to develop together with our partners.
In 2017 we launched the Carlsberg Young Scientists Community to help foster further scientific development within CO2, water and sustainable brewing.
Since 2015, thermal energy efficiency improved by more than 29%, electricity by almost 11% , resulting in a strong 37% reduction in relative carbon emissions. Further, the relative water consumption was reduced by 15%.
The very first Carlsberg beers were brewed by Carlsberg's founder J.C. Jacobsen in Copenhagen in 1847. Today Carlsberg is enjoyed all over the world!
With the phoenix as its symbol, Grimbergen Abbey rose up from the ashes century after century to offer a unique beer whose unexpected flavors reveal themselves with each sip.