Having returned to pre-recession rates, the fruit/vegetable juice category is set to maintain its current strong growth trend - as long as p...
PepsiCo's deal for Wimm-Bill-Dann will see the group leapfrog its old foe The Coca-Cola Co in Russia's juice market....
| 19 Mar 2010
The Coca-Cola Co is reported to have tabled a bid to purchase a stake in Russian juice producer Nidan Juice. What is drawing the US drinks giant to this market and what can it expect from its investment there? just-drinks draws from the latest report from Euromonitor International to deliver you just-the-facts.
| 28 Jul 2008
Under the stewardship of chairman and CEO, Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo has so far been able to shrug off the rising costs and economic slowdown that has taken the shine off many beverage and food companies.
| 17 Apr 2008
PepsiCo returned to the headlines last month, when it announced its plans to buy a major stake in Russian juice company Lebedyansky. The transaction, for a 75% stake in the company – which accounts for 30% of the country’s juice market - marked a clear statement of intent for the company in the emerging markets of the world. In the second part of this month’s just-drinks interview, PepsiCo International’s chairman and CEO, Mike White, tells Olly Wehring of the company’s approach in the developing markets, and considers the effect of the current economic climate on the soft drinks giant.
| 8 Apr 2008
PepsiCo is aiming to become the largest beverage company in Russia and its recent acquisition of a majority stake in the juice company, JSC Lebedyansky, represents an important step towards achieving this aim. In this month’s two-part just-drinks interview, Olly Wehring spoke with Mike White, chairman and CEO of PepsiCo International, about the company’s plans for Russia.
| 16 Apr 2015
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| 2 Mar 2015
PepsiCo has confirmed it is to shut one of its fruit juice plants in Russia.
| 17 Nov 2011
According to a report in the New York Post yesterday (16 November), PepsiCo is working on two major acquisitions, in addition to examining the possibility of a business split.
| 13 Sep 2011
Nestle is reportedly interested in buying Russian juice and baby food producer Progress.
| 7 Oct 2010
PepsiCo has said it will place more emphasis on producing products backed by science as it announces plans to create a nutrition business unit to develop new products in a series of drinks categories.
| 1 Apr 2010
PepsiCo has declined to comment on a report that its Russian juice subsidiary, Lebedyanksy, dropped into the red in 2009.
| 3 Feb 2010
The Pepsi Bottling Group (PBG) has said it continues to make progress with the Lebedyansky juice business in Russia, despite a decline in the category last year.
| 8 Oct 2009
Falling costs and investments in innovation have helped PepsiCo today (8 October) reported a solid profit performance in its third quarter of 2009, despite a dip in revenues.
| 6 Oct 2009
Pepsi Bottling Group has reported an uplift in consumer demand for soft drinks across Europe and Mexico in the third quarter, but conditions in the US are likely to remain challenging.
| 4 Sep 2009
Russian food and beverage group Wimm-Bill-Dann has posted a jump in second-quarter earnings, although a weak rouble weighed on half-year profits.
| 6 Jul 2009
PepsiCo and its bottling affiliate, Pepsi Bottling Group (PBG), is to invest US$1bn in Russia over the next three years.
| 20 Apr 2009
PepsiCo has posted a slight dip in profits in its first quarter, with net sales in the period following suit.
| 24 Nov 2008
Russian juice producer Lebedyanksy may borrow up to RUB10bn (US$364m) from its main stakeholder PepsiCo in a bid to help it finance current operations.
| 17 Sep 2008
PepsiCo has submitted a bid to acquire the remaining 25% of leading Russian juice firm Lebedyansky.
| 29 Aug 2008
PepsiCo and its main bottling arm have said they have completed a deal to buy 75% of leading Russian juice firm Lebedyansky.
| 21 Jul 2008
PepsiCo has been given the green light to go ahead with its acquisition of Lebedyansky in Russia
| 17 Jun 2008
Minority shareholders in Russia's OAO Lebedyansky have voted to sell its juice business to US soft drinks giant PepsiCo, the newspaper Kommersant reported today (17 June).
| 9 Jun 2008
JSC Lebedyansky has posted a net loss in its first quarter, compared to a healthy profit in the same period a year earlier.
| 16 Apr 2008
Moscow police are looking for the murderers of the Russian Juice Producers Union’s president, who was beaten to death by masked attackers last weekend, according to local reports.
| 20 Mar 2008
PepsiCo and The Pepsi Bottling Group have agreed to jointly acquire a majority stake in Russia’s leading branded juice company JSC Lebedyansky.
| 13 Nov 2007
Lebedyansky has posted a slip in net income for the first nine months of this year.
| 13 Sep 2007
Lebedyansky has had its share coverage lowered, despite the release of a healthy set of first half figures earlier this week.
| 10 Sep 2007
Lebedyansky has posted a healthy lift in its first half figures.
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