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Norway dials down alcohol retail proposals 4 Nov 2013

Wine will not be sold in grocery stores under changes planned by Norway’s new centre-right government, despite initial reports.


New Norwegian Gov't to shake up drinks sector 14 Oct 2013

Norway’s newly-elected centre-right Government is about to herald a major shake-up of the country’s drinks sector.


William Grant Glenfiddich Cask of Dreams 19 Jun 2013

William Grant & Sons' Glenfiddich Cask of Dreams


Rexam offers bespoke can for Mack Arctic Beer 27 Oct 2011

Norwegian beverage company Mack has joined forces with Rexam to launch a beverage can for its Arctic Beer brand targeted at young males.


Isklar water faces uncertain future 1 Sep 2011

Isklar has said it is seeking third-party investment after a court in Norway appointed an administrator to help restructure the bottled water group's debt.


Voss Water receives investor funding 5 Aug 2011

Voss Water has secured US$18m in funding to grow its business in the US and Norway.


Arcus switches Vikingfjord US importer 1 Jun 2011

Norway-based Arcus has appointed Kobrand Corp as US importer of its Vikingfjord vodka brand.


Norway soft drink sales hit summer record 17 Sep 2010

Soft drink sales in Norway over the summer hit record levels, according to local reports.


ECJ refuses Tomra Group EUR24m fine appeal 15 Sep 2010

The Tomra Group has failed to have a European Commission-imposed fine overturned.


Siva Group takes stake in Isklar water 12 Mar 2010

The founding firm of mineral water brand Isklar has sold a 50% stake in the business to India-based firm Siva Group for US$22m.

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