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Brazil could have been worse - Coca-Cola Co CEO 23 Jul 2014

The head of Coca-Cola Co has defended his company's performance in Brazil after a major World Cup sponsorship investment failed to lift Q2 volumes.


Brazil Price Hikes Set to Tax Brewers 8 May 2014

How much will Brazil's beer industry be affected by the surprise tax increase announced last week?


Coca-Cola FEMSA warns of price jump on tax change 1 May 2014

A tax change on soft drinks in Brazil will force Coca-Cola FEMSA to raise prices in the country by up to 2%, according to the group's CFO.


Beer in Brazil bouncing back to black? 20 Jan 2014

Less than a year after the alarm bells started, it would appear that the beer market in Brazil is poised to turn a corner in 2014, with hopes being pinned on this Summer's FIFA World Cup soccer tournament in the country.


AmBev hopes for permanent World Cup lift - analyst 9 Sep 2013

AmBev is likely to use next year's FIFA World Cup football tournament in Brazil to get consumers to “reappraise” its Brahma and Budweiser brands, an analyst has suggested.

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Coca-Cola Brazil's Leão Fuze 30 Jun 2014

Coca-Cola Brazil has launched its new line of ready-to-drink sugar-free teas in two green tea flavours


Product Launch - Unidos pela Cerveja Pale Ale 18 Jun 2014

Brazilian brewery Bierland and Argentina’s Cerveceria Antares brewery have launched a new jointly-produced limited-edition pale ale.


Brazil wine exports soar ahead of FIFA World Cup 12 Jun 2014

Export sales of bottled Brazilian wine have rocketed in the first four months of 2014 ahead of the country hosting the FIFA World Cup.


AX Beer, Cervejaria Krug Bier's Caibeerinha 28 May 2014

Brazilian brewers AX Beer and Cervejaria Krug Bier have teamed up to create a caipirinha-infused beer.


Brazil delays beer, soda tax rise - report 14 May 2014

Brazil has postponed planned changes to its beer and soda tax rules until after the World Cup, according to reports.


Brazil tax hike a "surprise" - trade group 6 May 2014

The trade body for Brazil's biggest brewers has said it is “surprised” by the government's decision to change the country's tax code on beverage sales.


Viti-Vinícola Cereser's 88 Limão 3 Apr 2014

Viti-Vinícola Cereser has confirmed the nation-wide roll-out of 88 Limão in Brazil.


Coca-Cola upgrades juice packaging in Brazil 7 Mar 2014

Coca-Cola Brazil has announced that it is adopting a ‘greener’ packaging solution for juice beverages currently sold in regular Tetra Pak cartons.


Cachaca exports leap in 2013 - figures 19 Feb 2014

Exports of cachaça from Brazil rose markedly last year, with Germany maintaining its leadership for overseas sales, according to recent figures.


Brazilian beer production dips in 2013 - figures 6 Jan 2014

Beer production in Brazil fell for the first time in four years in 2013, according to Brazil’s System of Beverages Production Control (SICOBE).