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2023 outlook – the non-alcoholic beverages industry C-suite has its say

As we come towards the end of the year, Just Drinks has spoken to senior figures at the beverage sector’s…

They said what? The most-read interviews on Just Drinks in 2022

“We have a clear growth ambition in alcohol” – Refresco CEO Hans Roelofs talks the opportunities in alcoholic drinksIn November,…

“We have a clear growth ambition in alcohol” – Refresco CEO Hans Roelofs talks the opportunities in alcoholic drinks

M&A is high on the agenda for contract manufacturer Refresco, which bought two alcoholic beverage businesses last month and has…

Beverage M&A round-up, October 2022 – What Just Drinks thinks

Campari strikes US$420m deal to acquire 70% stake in Wilderness Trail Distillery Campari has moved to make Bourbon “the second…

Refresco enters Australia with Tru Blu Beverages buy

Netherlands-based drinks manufacturer Refresco has completed its second acquisition in the space of a week, agreeing on a deal to…

Netherlands Lucas Bols, De Kuyper sell spirits manufacturer Avandis

Dutch spirits companies Lucas Bols and De Kuyper are selling manufacturer Avandis to Refresco in a deal worth EUR25m (US$24.2m).…

Refresco brings back full-sugar Old Jamaica ginger beer

Refresco has announced the return of its original Old Jamaica recipe as an extension of the ginger beer brand in…

Refresco prepares for ownership changes as KKR takes soft drinks giant private

Private equity powerhouse KKR has agreed to acquire majority control of beverage contract manufacturer Refresco. The transaction, announced by the…

Refresco closes Hansa-Heeman acquisition

Refresco has completed the purchase of German packaged water and soft drinks firm Hansa-Heeman. The transaction, the process of which…

Refresco unveils new-look Old Jamaica sodas in brand refresh

Refresco has rebranded the Old Jamaica UK CSD range that the company acquired from Cott Beverage almost four years ago.…