ETHIOPIA – Abbahawa Trading Plc, a coffee exporter, is getting into the bottled water industry, establishing Mogle Bottled Water Manufacturing with capital of 200 million Br.
GHANA – Accra Brewery Limited (ABL) in collaboration with its sister company, Voltic (GH) Limited (Voltic), has officially launched Beta Malt, months after the initial introduction of the brand in Kumasi, Bolgatanga, Tamale and Wa.
KENYA – The once popular juice TreeTop is set to make a comeback in supermarket shelves with the opening of a production plant for the beverage in Juja.
KENYA – Beer maker EABL has introduced a herbal-flavoured ready-to-drink spirit in the market, hoping to replicate the success that the brand has enjoyed in Nigeria since its introduction about one-and-a-half years ago.
GHANA – The producers of Indomie Noodles, De United Foods Industries, have introduced onto the Ghanaian market a ready-to eat snack called Minimie Chinchin.
NIGERIA – Chi Limited, manufacturers of Hollandia evaporated full cream milk has added 25% extra milk to the brand to make customers get more value for their money.
KENYA – Beer maker EABL has launched a Sh460 bottle vodka as it seeks to gain a bigger share of the low-income consumers’ market to make up for dwindling Senator Keg sales.
NIGERIA – Olam Nigeria Limited has launched its new locally produced rice into the Nigerian market.
ETHIOPIA – Meta Abo Brewery S.C., a Diageo company announced that its newest production, Zemen Lager Beer, is available in outlets across Addis Abeba starting from last week.
KENYA – East African Breweries Ltd is set to introduce two premium whisky brands next month in a bid to boost revenue that has come under heavy assault from tax on its products that target low-end market.
NIGERIA – Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc (FMN) has introduced a new product – Kool2GO Instant Powdered Drink into the market.
NIGERIA – A new entrant into Nigerian growing wine market – Luxeria, a premium brand, has promised to give Nigerians at the upper level of the market segment a memorable experience that is comparable to what is obtainable anywhere in the world.
KENYA – East African Breweries Limited is set to launch a premium whisky brand to boost its sales volumes.
NIGERIA – A new wine, Martelle Cactere, from the stable of Martell, has been added to the growing list of wines and spirits in Nigeria.
SOUTH AFRICA – SABMiller has managed to grow its share of the market for “premium” beers in the US with help from recent brand launches, but still has “a long way to go” to bring its US portfolio in line with industry trends.
NIGERIA – Nigeria’s soft-drinks market got sparked-up this week with the launch of the new Fanta Apple flavor by beverage giant, Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited.
NIGERIA – In order to satisfy consumers’ demand beyond the existing offerings, Chi Limited has introduced three new variants of Chi Happy, into the marketplace.
ETHIOPIA – The East African Bottling Company, Coca Cola’s maker, is introducing the brand’s bottled water, Dasani, to the market.
NIGERIA – Crown Flour Mills has introduced a new product – Mama Gold Whole Wheat Meal – into the Nigerian flour market. This is a in a bid to constantly meet the increasing needs of its customers.
NIGERIA – In a major innovation in the CSD market in Nigeria, The La Casera Company has added another product – Smoov Chapman – a ready-to-drink drink in an ‘on-the-go’ plastic bottle to its expanding.
KENYA – The Nakuru-based firm said it has set up a manufacturing plant with a capacity to churn out 12 tonnes of spices per day.
NIGERIA – Consumers across the country have commended Chi Limited for its introduction of three new variants of Hollandia Yoghurt in addition to existing variants in the market.