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Reynolds may give British American Tobacco second wind
Reynolds may give British American Tobacco second wind

British American Tobacco's sizeable stake in the enlarged Reynolds American group promises to deliver increased returns for the world's second-largest cigarette maker, which on Wednesday posted slower first-half sales amid declining cigarette volumes.

By Fifi Peters 30 Jul 2015 15:43

Almond Breeze launches in SA
Almond Breeze launches in SA

A media breakfast at La Belle Bistro & Bakery in Camps Bay earlier today, 29 July marked the official launch of Almond Breeze - a low-calorie, lactose-free alternative to cow's milk...

29 Jul 2015 13:00



Getting a feel for the luxury market in Africa
Getting a feel for the luxury market in Africa

Prestige marketing isn't just about classy shots of high-end products - you still have to follow the tried and trusted marketing methods that make people relate to your brand. Here, Niall Gately, currently overseeing Pernod Ricard South Africa's luxury portfolio drive, tells us how he does so...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Jul 2015 14:00

International Wine & Spirit Competition winners announced
International Wine & Spirit Competition winners announced

Amarula, Three Ships 10-Year-Old Single Malt Whisky, and Van Ryn's 12-Year-Old Distiller's Reserve Brandy were among the brands toasting success at the International Wine & Spirit Competition, held recently in London...

24 Jul 2015 12:35

Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds
Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds

The powdered creamer category grew in both volume and value in 2014, but both growth rates were lower than those achieved by the industry in 2013, according to recent research by BMi Research...

24 Jul 2015 12:25

Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds
Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds

The powdered creamer category grew in both volume and value in 2014, but both growth rates were lower than those achieved by the industry in 2013, according to recent research by BMi Research...

24 Jul 2015 12:25

Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds
Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds

The powdered creamer category grew in both volume and value in 2014, but both growth rates were lower than those achieved by the industry in 2013, according to recent research by BMi Research...

24 Jul 2015 12:25

Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds
Powdered creamer up in volume and value, research finds

The powdered creamer category grew in both volume and value in 2014, but both growth rates were lower than those achieved by the industry in 2013, according to recent research by BMi Research...

24 Jul 2015 12:25

Coca-Cola earnings rise despite dollar drag
Coca-Cola earnings rise despite dollar drag

NEW YORK - Coca-Cola reported higher quarterly profits on Wednesday as increased sales in North America offset lower revenues overseas due in part to the strong dollar...

24 Jul 2015 11:40

Unilever warns of 'challenging markets'
Unilever warns of 'challenging markets'

THE HAGUE - Dutch food and cosmetics giant Unilever said on Thursday that while it had managed to increase sales, consumer demand is weak both in emerging and industrialised markets...

24 Jul 2015 11:00