CEO Cees ’t Hart says: “We’re pleased that we’ve been able to deliver solid revenue growth for the quarter despite tough comparables from last year. In particular, the Asia region continued its very good performance.”
We have a well-diversified geographic footprint with strong no. 1 or 2 positions in 25 markets across Western Europe, Asia and Eastern Europe. Around 75% of volumes are sold in these markets and no market accounts for more than 16% of Group volumes.
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.