CAN/US: Cott shares rise on Crescendo purchase

By just-drinks.com editorial team | 28 May 2008

Shares in soft drinks group Cott Corp. rose sharply yesterday (27 May) after the private equity group Crescendo Partners said it had acquired an 8.7% stake in the Canadian-based private-label specialist.

just-drinks articles are only available to registered users and members.

Join now for increased access

There are various access options to choose from. All provide instant access to the latest news, insight and expert analysis.

If you’re already a member, login here.

Shares in soft drinks group Cott Corp. rose sharply yesterday (27 May) after the private equity group Crescendo Partners said it had acquired an 8.7% stake in the Canadian-based private-label specialist.

  • Unlimited access to all the latest global beverage news and insight
  • Expert analysis that puts the news into context
  • Exclusive interviews with leading industry figures
  • Monthly management briefings with detailed analysis on hot topics
  • Personalised RSS feeds and email newsletters
  • 10-year archive of news, insight and intelligence
  • Discounts on just-drinks market research
  • Plus much more

If you’re already a member, login here

Not what you were looking for?

Search just-drinks:

More articles related to this one

US: Losses mount at Jones Soda
Jones Soda has reported a net loss of US$5.3m for the third quarter, as the economic downturn bites the US soft drinks sector.

CANADA: Impairment charge drags Cott Corp. down in Q3
Cott Corporation has seen impairment charges in its third quarter hammer its net profit deeper into the red.

just the round-up - The week in drinks
The top ten most visited stories on just-drinks this week:

just-drinks tagline

Not a member? Join here

Decrease font sizeDecrease font sizeDecrease font size Increase font sizeIncrease font sizeIncrease font size Comment on this article Email this to a friend Print this page