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Pivovarna Lasko auction enters final phase 20 Mar 2015

Pivovarna Lasko is poised to welcome a new majority owner, with the auction process for over half of the Slovenian brewer and soft drinks producer entering the home straight.


Heineken confirms interest in Pivovarna Lasko 12 Mar 2015

Heineken has confirmed that it has registered an interest in acquiring Slovenia-based brewer and soft drinks producer Pivovarna Laško.


Slovenia withdraws soda tax proposal - report 11 Dec 2014

Slovenia has scrapped a proposed tax on soft drinks that business leaders claimed would have been an “additional burden” on the economy, according to a report.


Pivovarna Lasko eyes expansion as buyer sought 20 Oct 2014

Pivovarna Laško, a Slovenia-based brewer and soft drinks producer, has confirmed it remains up for sale and is looking for the buyer to spend at least EUR75m (US$96m) on the business.


Lasko Group sells off majority stake in Birra Peja 16 Jul 2014

Lasko Group, the parent company of Slovenia's Pivovarna Lasko brewer, has sold a 57.6% stake in Kosovo-based Birra Peja.


Pivovarna Lasko on the hunt for new investment 11 Jul 2014

Pivovarna Lasko has begun a search for a strategic investor willing to inject at least EUR75m (US$102.1m) of fresh capital into the company.


Pivovarna Lasko's Mercator sale ban revoked 14 Oct 2011

Slovenia's Competition Protection Office has lifted a decision to ban Pivovarna Lasko from disposing of its stake in Mercator, according to reports.


Pivovarna Lasko shareholders back Fructal sale 1 Aug 2011

Pivovarna Lasko has received shareholder support for the sale of its Fructal juice business to Serbia-based Nectar.


Pivovarna Lasko sells Fructal to Nectar 27 Jul 2011

Pivovarna Lasko has agreed to sell its Fructal fruit juice business to Serbia-based Nectar for EUR35.3m (US$51.3m).


Pivovarna Lasko ditches Mercator stake sale 9 May 2011

Slovenian beverage producer Pivovarna Lasko has stopped the sale of its 12.3% stake in food retailer Mercator.