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Diageo takes control of Zacapa - Exclusive 9 Jun 2011

Diageo has secured a controlling stake in the Zacapa rum brand from Industrias Licoreras de Guatemala, just-drinks can exclusively reveal.


Diageo Zacapa talks continue as deadline looms 31 Mar 2011

Diageo's talks with the owner of the Zacapa rum brand are ongoing, just-drinks has learnt, despite the current partnership scheduled to end today (31 March).


Diageo confirms Zacapa talks continue 3 Dec 2010

Diageo has declined to provide further details on the its talks with the Industrias Licoreras de Guatemala group regarding their agreement over the Zacapa rum brand, confirming only that discussions are ongoing.


Diageo begins Zacapa rum talks 19 Nov 2010

Diageo has confirmed that it has started discussions with the owner of the Zacapa rum brand over their future relationship once the current agreement ends.


Nestle to buy majority stake in Malher Group 10 Aug 2010

Nestlé is to acquire a majority stake in Guatemalan powdered drinks producer Malher Group.