Italian coffee icon illy introduces its first-ever ready-to-drink cold brew

ITALY – illycaffè, an Italian coffee company, is launching the illy Cold Brew Ready-to-Drink – a canned cold brew made with illy’s blend of 100% Arabica beans. Leveraging its over 85 years of experience in […]

County governments in Kenya invest in cash crop production and trade

KENYA – Kericho County Government is planning to set up a tea factory in the coming financial year, a project that will cost KSh150 million (US$1.5m) in Kenyan’s western region. Alongside the factory project, the […]

Coca-Cola HBC to launch Costa Coffee in ten markets in 2020

SWITZERLAND – Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company (HBC) plans to launch the recently acquired Costa Coffee in ten of its twenty-eight markets across Europe next year. This will take the ready-to-drink coffee brand, recently launched in […]

GEA builds instant coffee plant in Vietnam for Tata Coffee

ASIA – The German based food processing technology company has completed the construction of a new freeze-dried instant coffee plant in Vietnam for Tata Coffee Vietnam Company, a subsidiary of Tata Coffee Limited, India. The […]

Tata Group to consolidate consumer goods business in corporate structuring

INDIA – Tata Group is looking to consolidate its consumer products businesses, which will be housed under one roof in a strategy the company says will help simplify corporate structure and consolidate operations in similar […]

Tata Starbucks reports 30% increase in sales boosted by store count

INDIA – Tata Starbucks, the joint venture between Tata Global Beverages and Starbucks has posted 30% jump in sales in the financial year 2019, attributed to increased number of stores. Economic Times reports that the […]