Lucozade Ribena opens new US$17m production line, launches new product

UK – Lucozade Ribena Suntory, the subsidiary of Japan-based Suntory Beverage & Food, has opened a new production line at its Coleford factory in England after investing £13 million (US$17 million). According to the beverage […]

Equator Bottlers Limited appoints Josephat Kilungu as manufacturing manager

KENYA – Equator Bottlers Limited, a subsidiary of Coca Cola Beverage Africa, has appointed Josephat Kilungu as the manufacturing manager. Mr Kilungu holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in strategic Management from Kenyatta University […]

Kevian Kenya secures US$10.93m credit facility from German wealth fund to facilitate expansion

KENYA – Kevian Kenya, a leading fruit juice producer in Kenya, has secured an additional US$10.93 million (Ksh 1.1 billion) credit facility from German sovereign wealth fund DEG to finance its expansion drive. This is […]

Ghana’s beverage company launches new US$2.2m Tetra Pak juice line

GHANA – Kasapreko Company Limited, a manufacturer and producer of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks in Ghana, commissioned a new automated carton aseptic juice line following a US$2.2 million investment. According to the company, the juice […]