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Focus - The Zimbabwe drinks industry 2 Sep 2008

The hardships facing the Zimbabwean population have become a regular and depressing feature of our news. Clemence Manyukwe reports from Harare on the particular problems that the country’s sustained economic crisis and political turmoil are posing for Zimbabwe’s drinks producers.

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Delta Corp sees lager volume decline slow in Q3 20 Jan 2015

Delta Corp has reported a slide in year-to-date sales but its falling lager volumes recovered slightly in Q3 helped by lower pricing.

Delta Corp warns of consumer woes as beer volumes drop 14 Oct 2014

Zimbabwe brewer Delta Corp has blamed “significant pressure” on disposable incomes as beer volumes continue to plunge.

ZIMBABWE: Delta Corp opens new US$17m bottling line 8 Nov 2012

Delta Corp, Zimbabwe's biggest brewer and soft drinks producer, has opened a US$17m bottling line at its Southerton Lagers plant.

ZIMBABWE: Delta Corp toasts FY rises, CEO to stand down 11 May 2012

Zimbabwe's biggest brewer and soft drinks producer, Delta Corp, has reported a healthy 39.1% jump in full-year profits to US$73.7m.

ZIMBABWE: Calmer waters help Delta Corp to flourish in H1 10 Nov 2011

Zimbabwe's biggest brewer and soft drinks producer, Delta Corp, has capitalised on the country's more stable economy to increase net sales and profits in the first half of its fiscal year.

ZIMBABWE: Schweppes eyes stock exchange listing - report 12 Jul 2011

Schweppes Zimbabwe is considering listing on the country's stock exchange, according to local reports.

just the Facts - SABMiller's Delta Corp 19 Oct 2010

SABMiller has reintroduced the performance of Zimbabwe's Delta Corp into its annual reporting. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the group.

ZIMBABWE: Sales curfew threatens SABMiller's beer ops 18 Oct 2010

A Government proposal to ban alcohol sales on weekday evenings threatens to dampen SABMiller's fresh optimism for beer in Zimbabwe.

ZIMBABWE: Delta Beverages opens US$4m PET facility 13 Jul 2010

Delta Beverages has opened a US$4m PET bottling plant in the country's capital, Harare.

ZIMBABWE: SABMiller refutes political campaign funding reports 6 Mar 2008

SABMiller has refuted claims that it is supporting a political campaign in Zimbabwe.