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Soft drinks is losing the recycling game

A recent report from Greenpeace has condemned the world's largest soft drinks producers for not doing enough to address ocean pollution caus...

What does the future hold for bottled water?

Bottled water looks set to overtake soda as the number one soft drink choice in the US. Here, Ray Rowlands examines how the global bottled w...


Ben Cooper | 30 Nov 2016

The latest report from the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), assessing companies' efforts on water, reveals a strong representation from drinks companies among those companies the project considers to be leaders in water stewardship. Ben Cooper reports.


Ray Rowlands | 8 Sep 2015

This month, Ray Rowlands of Drinksinfo Ltd puts the spotlight on Indonesia and examines The Coa-Cola Co’s commitment, and that of its regional bottler CCA, to investing in this potentially bountiful Asian market.


Ray Rowlands | 7 Apr 2015

Following the announcement that Kraft Foods and Heinz are to merge, Ray Rowlands looks at some other actual - and would-be - company unions and asks, who might be next?


With global sales forecast to exceed US$214bn in 2015, bottled water will trail only carbonates in terms of total RSP value. Still bottled water alone ($155bn forecast for 2015) should eclipse the juice category ($153bn) thanks largely to an expected total value growth of $10.5bn in emerging and developing countries.

Latest Interviews

Chris Mercer | 5 Apr 2012

The first part of Chris Mercer's interview with Cecile Bonnefond, CEO of Societe Europeenne de Participations Industrielles' Champagne unit, ended with the Champagne veteran holding forth on the need to change consumer attitudes to the category outside of France. In part two, it's all about international markets, a “schizophrenic” supply situation, and women in boardrooms.


Michelle Russell | 3 May 2011

In this month's just the Answer, just-drinks talks to Peter Unsworth, chief executive of Tata Global Beverages.

Latest News

Lucy Britner | 6 Mar 2017

Danone has launched a new advertising campaign across North America for its Evian water brand.


Andy Morton | 3 Jan 2017

Danone has launched a New Year's UK marketing campaign for Volvic that will emblazon motivational messages across packaging for the bottled water brand.


Andy Morton | 20 Oct 2016

PepsiCo has pooled its beverages sales forces in France with Danone Waters in the out-of-home food channel.


Stuart Todd | 27 Jun 2016

Danone’s bottled water unit has increased production capacity for its French sparkling mineral water brand, La Salvetat.


Lucy Britner | 21 Jun 2016

Danone has announced a GBP2.6m (US$3.8m) campaign for its Volvic Touch of Fruit brand in the UK. 


Lucy Britner | 10 May 2016

Danone's UK unit has launched a GBP1.8m (US$2.6m) campaign to support its Volvic Juiced brand as it looks to recruit new consumers. 


Andy Morton | 24 Mar 2016

The CEO of Danone has highlighted the potential for the bottled water sector as health guidelines push consumers to drink more water.


Lucy Britner | 7 Mar 2016

Danone has launched its first cross-brand television campaign for Volvic water in the UK. 


Lucy Britner | 14 Jan 2016

Danone has added a third sugar-free flavour to its Volvic Touch of Fruit range.


Andy Morton | 8 Jan 2016

The UK division of Groupe Danone has launched a limited-edition packaging for its Evian bottled water that targets consumers who are abstaining from alcohol for January. 


Andy Morton | 30 Nov 2015

Groupe Danone has launched a Star Wars-themed range of Volvic bottles as part of the brand's tie-up with the upcoming The Force Awakens movie.


Andy Morton | 27 Nov 2015

Groupe Danone is to launch a GBP2m marketing campaign in the UK next year to support its Volvic Touch of Fruit Sparkling range.


Andy Morton | 9 Sep 2015

Groupe Danone has unveiled two limited-edition Evian bottles designed by US fashion designer Alexander Wang.


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Stuart Todd | 10 Feb 2015

Groupe Danone has promoted the head of its water business in France to a global role, overseeing its four water brands.

Company research

Danone de México SA de CV in Soft Drinks (Mexico)

Danone de México SA de CV in Soft Drinks (Mexico)

Danone de México SA de CV is primarily a leading company within dairy products. Its importance in soft drinks comes from its strong position in bottled water, where its successful Bonafont brand leads...

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