The PepsiCo Foundation and The Recycling Partnership raise $25m for US recycling

USA – The PepsiCo Foundation, the philanthropic arm of food and beverage PepsiCo Inc., in collaboration with The Recycling Partnership have raised US$25 million to accelerate their plastic recycling efforts in the US. In July […]

Victory Brewing Company to open new brewery in Philadelphia

USA – American craft beer maker, Victory Brewing Company has unveiled plans pf setting up a new brewery and taproom in Philadelphia, US. The brewer is planning to open a 14,000-square-foot facility that will feature […]

Owen’s Craft Mixers raises US$3m in funding round to accelerate expansion

USA – Owen’s Craft Mixers, a New York-based tonic water and mixer producer has raised US$3 million in a Series A funding round to support its expansion. The funding round was led by Chicago-based Levy […]

Ferrero Group to introduce Coca-Cola flavored Tic Tac mints

ITALY – The Ferrero Group is partnering with The Coca-Cola Company to launch limited edition of Coca-Cola flavored Tic Tac mints. The Tic Tac Coca-Cola will be available in the next few months in more […]

Diageo inaugurates new innovation and research centre in Scotland

SCOTLAND  – Diageo has opened a new £6.4 million (US$8.03m) innovation and research centre in Menstrie, Scotland, which will be home to the company’s science, technology and innovation projects across the drinks industry supply chain. […]

Clearly Drinks invests in UK flavored water brand Revolution Waves

UK – Clearly drinks, a Sunderland based soft drink manufacturer has invested an undisclosed amount in flavored water brand Revilution Waves, reports Insider. Revolution Waves was established in 2017 by entrepreneur and former international rugby […]

Pernod Ricard launches Seagram’s Imperial Blue whisky into the Ghanaian market

GHANA – Pernod Ricard Ghana has added Seagram’s Imperial Blue whisky to its portfolio, as part of the beverage giant’s ambitions of becoming the leader in the mainstream spirits market among the emerging middle class […]

Nigerian Breweries to undertake major expansion project at Enugu Brewery

NIGERIA – Nigerian Breweries Plc has concluded plans of expanding its operational capacity in Enugu State through the introduction of a multi-million US dollars business project awaiting its board approval. The company’s Managing Director, Jordi […]

Singapore mulls ban of advertisements for sugary drinks to curb diabetes

SINGAPORE – Singapore plans to implement a ban on advertisements of certain fizzy drinks and juices as part of a raft of measures to curb high diabetes rates associated with consumption of sugar. As one […]