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UGANDA: SABMiller completes second brewery 22 Aug 2013

SABMiller has opened a second brewery in Uganda as it seeks to relieve capacity pressures in the country.


UGANDA: SABMiller to build brewery 9 Feb 2012

SABMiller will seek to relieve capacity constraints in Africa by building a second brewery in Uganda for US$80m.


UGANDA: Crown Beverages to expand in Rwanda - report 25 Jan 2012

Crown Beverages is looking to increase its presence in Rwanda through the opening of facilities in Burundi and The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), according to local reports.


UGANDA: The Coca-Cola Co launches Minute Maid 14 Jul 2011

The Coca-Cola Co has introduced its Minute Maid juice drink to the Ugandan market.


AFRICA: SABMiller acquires Rwenzori water business 16 Feb 2010

SABMiller has acquired Rwenzori, the leading bottled water group in Uganda, as part of its plan to expand beverage sales in Africa.


AFRICA: SABMiller to build malt plant in Uganda 15 Dec 2009

SABMiller is to further expand its African beer operations by building a malting plant in Uganda.


UGANDA: SABMiller subsidiary axes 30 jobs 5 May 2006

Nile Breweries, a Ugandan subsidiary of SABMiller, has laid off around 30 employees as part of an internal restructuring.