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Analysis - PepsiCo Left To Weigh Up Thailand Options 20 Sep 2011

PepsiCo's partnership with Serm Suk is under threat after 59 years, signalling the dawn of a new and inevitably challenging era for the soft drinks firm in the country.

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Bangkok announces alcohol sales ban 9 Apr 2020

Thailand's capital city, Bangkok, has become the latest region in the country to ban alcohol sales, according to reports.

ThaiBev mulls Singapore listing for beer unit 29 Nov 2019

ThaiBev is exploring a listing for its beer business on the Singapore stock exchange that according to reports, could value the unit at as much as US$10bn.

Suntory Beverage & Food invests US$289m in Thailand JV with PepsiCo 2 Nov 2017

Suntory Beverage & Food has agreed to buy a 51% stake in PepsiCo's Thai soft drinks unit as it targets the second-biggest beverage market in South East Asia.

Nestle Waters opens second Pure Life factory in Thailand 7 Mar 2017

Nestle Waters has invested THB1.8bn (US$51.3m) in a new Pure Life bottled water facility in Thailand as it looks to expand its reach in the country. 

Singha Corp's U Beer - Product Launch 6 Feb 2017

Singha Corp, the maker of Singha, has launched a "modern" beer inspired by European lagers.

Bacardi rolls out Grey Goose Christmas campaign to Bangkok Travel Retail 25 Nov 2016

Bacardi's Global Travel Retail unit has launched a seasonal campaign for its Grey Goose vodka brand at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport.

Diageo most at risk from Thai alcohol ban - analyst 18 Oct 2016

Johnnie Walker-owner Diageo is the most exposed to a ban on alcohol in Thailand following the death of the country's king, an analyst has said.

C&C Group ups Magners focus in Thailand with distribution switch 4 Mar 2016

C&C Group has switched distribution partners for Magners in Thailand, dropping a previous agreement for a tie-up with San Miguel Brewery.

Singha to invest US$14m in Thai tourism and agriculture 18 Jan 2016

Thailand beverage producer Singha is to invest THB500m (US$14m) annually to boost tourism and agriculture projects in Chiang Rai, northern Thailand. 

Diageo puts smart bottles to the test in Thailand 17 Dec 2015

Diageo is testing a "smart bottle" in Thailand that uses sensor tags to combat counterfeiting and push brand marketing directly to consumers.