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Heineken posts slight Q1 2017 gains with Brazil lagging behind other markets

Heineken expects that the completed acquisiton of Brasil Krin will improve its performance in Brazil in 2017. ©iStock/bizoo_n

Heineken reported 2.5% volume growth of its flagship beer brand for the first quarter of 2017, but double-digit volume declines in Brazil hampered overall growth for the second largest brewer. 

Beverage processing equipment purchases is expected to pick up in the next one to two years, PMMI says. © iStock/Dushlik

PMMI: Number of beverage establishments sees largest growth due to brewery boom

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Pyramid coffee bags promise convenience for connoisseurs: ‘Less mess, less fuss, less waste’

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Britvic eyes up opportunities in ‘vibrant’ soft drinks category

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Mighty Tea Leaf is taking a targeted approach to the food service sector with its premium tea program.

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