Australasian soft drink bottler Coca-Cola Amatil Limited (CCA) and the Coca-Cola Company are to jointly acquire Rio Beverages Limited in New Zealand for approximately NZ$40 million (approximately A$35m). Under the agreement Coca-Cola will will acquire the trademarks and intellectual property  associated with the brands and business, which will be authorised for use to Coca-Cola Amatil(NZ) Limited (CCANZ). These brands include Rio Gold and Keri fruit juices, a market leading lifestyle beverage, Thextons fruit juice drink, Ikon energy drink and Kiwi Blue mineral water.