Carlsberg unveils new ‘paper’ beer bottle prototypes promoting its sustainable packaging ambitions

DENMARK – The Danish brewery group, Carlsberg has unveiled two new research prototypes of its green fibre bottle as the company makes further progress on creating the world’s first ‘paper’ beer bottle. Carlsberg is seeking […]

Coca-Cola to launch a Coke branded energy drink in the US

USA – Coca-Cola has unveiled plans of introducing the Coke branded Coca-Cola Energy drink – the first energy drink under the Coca-Cola brand – in the US market. Coca-Cola plans to introduce the energy drink […]

FrieslandCampina launches ready to drink coffee range in the UK

UK – Multinational dairy cooperative, FrieslandCampina has entered the ready-to-drink coffee market in the UK with the launch of a new range of Barista Coffee Co drinks. FreislandCampina has released Barista Coffee in two variants; […]

Diageo debuts Guinness Over The Moon Milk Stout in the US

USA – Diageo has launched the ‘Guinness Over The Moon Milk Stout’ brewed from its Baltimore facility – the Guinness Open Gate Brewery in Maryland. The brand, which is the latest in a line of new […]

Rwanda’s Skol Brewery introduces new look for Skol lager

RWANDA – Skol Brewery, has unveiled a new look for one its beer brands, Skol Lager, in a new campaign that seeks to increase its dominance in the alcoholic beverage market. With no changes on […]

Coca-Cola launches coffee infused cola drink in South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA – The Coca-Cola Company is introducing the first coffee infused cola drink the ‘Coca-Cola Plus Coffee’ in South Africa. Coca-Cola Plus Coffee infuses the taste of Coca-Cola with 100% Brazilian coffee bean powder […]

Tolaram Group expands into fruit juice market with the launch of ‘GoodLife Magik’ in Nigeria

NIGERIA – Tolaram Group, a diversified consumer goods company in West Africa and producer of Indomie Noodles in Nigeria, has entered the Nigerian fruit juice market with the launch of Goodlife Majik fruit drink. The […]

South Africa’s liqueur firm KWV unveils new limited edition of Carménère wine

SOUTH AFRICA – South Africa’s Wines, spirit and liqueur producer, KWV, has unveiled a new and limited edition of The Mentors Carménère 2017. “A first of its kind, The Mentors Carménère 2017 is a truly […]

Research institution to unveil fall armyworm-resistant maize breed in Kenya

KENYA – The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) has announced that it will roll out the three varieties of maize that are immune to armyworm invasion by the end of 2020. Dr Stephen […]