Round Up - Suntory Food & Beverage's Ribena, Lucozade buy

Round Up - Suntory Food & Beverage

Suntory Food & Beverage has agreed to buy GlaxoSmithKline brands Ribena and Lucozade for GBP1.35bn (US$2.11bn). Read just-drinks' full round-up of the deal here

UK: Suntory Beverage & Food to buy Lucozade, Ribena for GBP1.35bn

9 September 2013

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has agreed to sell its Lucozade and Ribena brands to Suntory Beverage & Food for GBP1.35bn (US$2.11bn)

Comment - Suntory Food & Beverage starts to flex financial muscles

9 September 2013

Suntory Food & Beverage didn't exactly swipe Ribena and Lucozade from under the noses of the UK soft drinks industry.

Analysis - Will Suntory Food & Beverage buy AG Barr next?

9 September 2013

An analyst has questioned whether Suntory Food & Beverage will make AG Barr its next target after its deal to acquire GlaxoSmithKline's brands Ribena and Lucozade.

JAPAN: Suntory to roll out own brands in new markets after GSK deal

9 September 2013

Suntory has no plans to launch potential new acquisitions Ribena and Lucozade in Japan but will use them to expand its existing portfolio in the UK, Nigeria and Malaysia, the company said today (9 September).

JAPAN: Suntory Beverage & Food holds "interest" in Ribena, Lucozade

6 September 2013

Suntory Beverage & Food has said it is interested in Ribena and Lucozade but denied it has agreed with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to buy the for-sale UK brands.

UK: AG Barr switches attention from Britvic to Lucozade, Ribena - report

15 July 2013

AG Barr is switching its attention to GlaxoSmithKline's Lucozade and Ribena brands, following the collapse of its proposed merger with Britvic, according to UK reports.

UK: Lucozade, Ribena up for sale - GlaxoSmithKline

24 April 2013

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has confirmed Lucozade and Ribena are on the market, saying other companies will have a better chance of turning a profit from the brands.

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