C&C Group plc is engaged in the production, marketing and selling of cider and beer. The Company operates in seven segments: Cider Republic of Ireland (ROI), Cider Great Britain (GB), Cider Northern Ireland (NI), Cider Export (Cider Rest of World), Tennent�s Great Britain (GB), Tennent�s Ireland and Third Party Brands (Distribution). Its brands include Bulmers Berry, Bulmers Pear, Magners Pear, Magners Specials, Special Vat, K, Natch, Diamond White, Tennent�s Lager, Blackthorn Cider, Olde English and Addlestones. Other cider brands include Special Vat, K, Natch and Diamond White. In November 2011, the Company announced that it has acquired Hornsby�s, the domestic United States cider brand (Business) from E. & J. Gallo Winery. It also manufactures the Tennent's beer brand and the Gaymers cider brands. It also distributes beer brands in the Scottish, Irish and Northern Irish markets. In December 2012, the Company acquired Vermont Hard Cider Company, LLC.