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The Coca-Cola Company released its full year 2015 results this week. Euromonitor International picks out key points from the results, and what they mean in the long term.
The Carlsberg Group has reported strong performance in Asia, but a challenging year for its Western and Eastern Europe businesses.
Japan’s Asahi Group Holdings Ltd has offered to buy SABMiller’s Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime brands, in a bid worth $2.9bn.
Coca-Cola South Pacific has backed the launch of its Fuze Tea ice tea brand in Australia with a multi-million dollar marketing push.
The Coca-Cola Company has announced it is accelerating its refranchising plans, as part of its efforts to focus on ‘building strong, valuable brands and leading a system of strong bottling...
Free-from coconut milk manufacturer Rebel Kitchen has acquired raw coconut water brand Unoco for an undisclosed amount, boosting its growth.
Aqua ViTea, a Vermont-based brewer of kombucha, will expand its brewing capabilities from 15,000 gallons to the possibility of 500,000 gallons with a move into a new facility.
The Coca-Cola Company is buying a 40% stake in Nigeria’s leading dairy and juice company, Chi.
Beverage manufacturers Britvic and AG Barr have both reported revenue growth over the “competitive” festive period.
French wine and spirits giant Pernod Ricard has acquired a majority share in Black Forest dry-gin brand Monkey 47.
Diageo CEO Ivan Menezes is upbeat about the company’s performance in its interim results, saying it has become a ‘stronger, more competitive business.’
Coca-Cola South Pacific has launched its 'Be More Fanta' marketing campaign, with a range of ‘fun and spontaneous selfie-inspiring packaging options’ to encourage activity on social media.
The trend for Australians to move away from mass-produced beer continues as annual sales by Coopers, the country’s biggest privately owned brewer, reach another record while sales by major players...
Singapore’s Fraser and Neave has confirmed that it hopes to buy into the European beer market through the purchase of Peroni and Grolsch from Anheuser-Busch InBev.
Coca-Cola India has announced the pilot launch of its ready-to-drink, flavored milk product, VIO.
“Treat your coffee kindly” became Califia’s new slogan this year, as the company launched its latest Creamer and Better Half lines at the Winter Fancy Food Show.
California-based Sonoma Cider is adding a new cider with elements of sarsaparilla and vanilla to its year-round mix.
Coca-Cola Great Britain has created a new recipe for stevia-sweetened Coca-Cola Life, in order to further reduce the sugar content of the drink.
Members of The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) have completed a five-year project to install low carbon refrigeration systems in over 4,000 supermarkets, four million ice cream and drinks chiller units...
SABMiller has seen strong growth in its Africa and Latin America markets, it reported in its Q3 2015 trading update.
The Coca-Cola Company is uniting all Coke trademark brands in a global creative campaign, titled ‘Taste the Feeling.’
Nestlé China has signed a strategic cooperation partnership with Alibaba, saying that an online presence is an essential part of building its brands in China.
After some false starts, Jersey Pump CEO Dany Nohra believes his company is on the right track in the growing sports and energy drink market.
Rejuvenation Water, a functional water enriched with amino acids, has launched in the UK and is targeting today’s busy, stressed, urban professionals.
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