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NP Foods Group to be acquired by Orkla 26 Aug 2014

NP Foods Group, owner of the Gutta juice brand, has agreed a deal to be taken over by Norway's Orkla for an undisclosed sum.

Carlsberg's Aldaris shifts focus to craft 24 Sep 2013

Carlsberg's Latvian subsidiary, Aldaris, is closing its main production facility to focus on the country's growing craft beer sector.

Altia sets sights on remaining Jaunalko stake 4 Sep 2012

Altia will continue efforts to buy out Jaunalko after snapping up a controlling stake in the Latvian vodka maker, the company's boss told just-drinks today (4 September).

Aldaris posts loss - report 27 Jun 2012

Carlsberg's Latvian subsidiary Aldaris increased volumes 9.9% in 2011 year-on-year but still posted a LVL814,900 (US$1.5m) loss, according to a local report.

Liviko signs Bacardi-Martini deal 20 Jan 2010

Liviko, the Estonia-based drinks group, has signed a deal to distribute Bacardi-Martini products in Latvia.

William Grant, SPI Group extend partnership 17 Aug 2009

William Grant & Sons has lined up a distribution agreement with SPI Group in the Baltic countries.

Carlsberg's Aldaris updates Zelta beer brand 31 Jul 2009

Aldaris has launched a rebrand of the Zelta beer brand in its domestic market.

Cesu Alus posts record full-year sales 23 Jan 2008

Cesu Alus has posted a record year for sales in 2007.

Cesu Alus sees sales soar 20 Aug 2007

Cesu Alus has reported a boost in sales in the first half of the year.

Cesu Alus sees strong start to 2007 9 Jul 2007

Cesu Alus has posted a healthy increase in sales for the first six months of this year.