Prices of soft drinks rise amid FX woes, inflationary pressure

Prices of soft drinks are on the rise as the industry continues to grapple with the fallout from macroeconomic headwinds induced by the drop in oil price. Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC), the More »

How brewers are selling beer with folklore

As Nigeria’s recession deepens and consumers pockets are squeezed, majority of those still drinking have shifted their beer preferences to value or low cost brands. Nigerian Breweries Plc, the country’s leading brewer More »

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Coca-Cola, Heineken, Lord’s Dry Gin shine at ADVAN Award

Beverage brands won big at the just concluded 2016 edition of the Advertisers Association of Nigeria Award (ADVAN) for Marketing Excellence.

While the top prize (Brand of the Year Award) went to Indomie Noodles, Coca-Cola was right behind in the second place in what was considered a closely contested race. Coke won six trophies at the annual event including first place in Digital/Social Media Marketing, Innovation and Experiential Marketing.

Nigerian Bottling Company commissions Community Centre in Owa, Enugu

Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC), the bottler of Coca-Cola products in Nigeria has built and commissioned a community centre in Ogwofia Owa community in Ezeagu Local Government Area of Enugu State. The commissioning which took place on 19th October was attended by top State Government officials, community leaders and various youth and women groups.

Punch, Guardian reporters win big at the 8th Annual Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Awards

The search for the best journalist in Nigeria came to a glorious end on Friday, 28th October at an elaborate event at Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos as Tobi Aworinde, a Punch reporter won the coveted prize as the 2016 Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Awards Reporter of the Year.

Uber Self-driving truck makes its first beer delivery

Wonders, they say will never cease! A tractor trailer filled with Budweiser beer cans drove itself down a stretch of highway (I-25) last week in the U.S. State of Colorado.

Uber Technologies, the company behind the self-driving truck teamed up with Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) to make the self-driving beer run in a tractor trailer.

Akwa Ibom Special Ed Teacher wins 2016 Maltina Teacher of the Year Award

A new Maltina Teacher of the Year winner has emerged in Mr. Imoh Essien, a Special Education teacher from the Special Education Center for Exceptional Children in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

The event which took place on Thursday in Lagos saw Mr. Essien beat other contestants from each state to win the coveted prize.

Guinness Nigeria installs solar-powered drinking water facility in Benue community

Guinness Nigeria Plc said on Tuesday it has constructed a self-sustaining motorized solar-powered water facility in Tyowanye community in Buruku Local Government Area of Benue State.

The company said it was done in furtherance of its continued commitment to interventions that transform lives and improve the health and well-being of communities in Nigeria under its Diageo Water of Life Scheme.

NB builds staff Quarters in fulfillment of pledge to winner of Maltina Teacher of the Year Award

The Federal Government has applauded Nigerian Breweries Plc for its unyielding support to the development of education in Nigeria.

While speaking at the commissioning of a block of staff quarters built by Nigerian Breweries-Felix Ohiwerei Education Trust Fund at the Federal Government Girls College (FGGC), Onitsha, Anambra State, the Minister of State for Education, Professor Anthony Anwukah, said that Nigerian Breweries has demonstrated an unshakable resolve to ensure the nation’s growth and development by investing in educational infrastructure and encouraging teachers and students.

Peak milk takes ‘PECADOMO’ campaign to neigbourhood markets across the country

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Peak milk, the country’s premier milk brand from FreislandCampina WAMCO Plc is determined to enlighten Nigerians on other ways to consume milk.

Weeks after launching the “Peak Can Do More” (PECADOMO) awareness campaign, the brand is taking the crusade across the country but starting at eight major markets around the Lagos metropolis in South Western Nigeria.

Oba Adetona commends Goldberg Lager for supporting Ojude Oba Festival

The Awujale and Paramount ruler of Ijebuland, Alaiyeluwa Oba (Dr) Sikiru Kayode Adetona, has expressed his heartfelt gratitude to Goldberg Lager beer for its support for traditional institutions at the 2016 Ojude Oba Festival in Ijebu Ode on Wednesday, September 14, 2016.

Sosaco Nigeria enters the full cream dairy segment with launch of Jago Gold Full Cream Milk Powder

Competition in the full cream milk segment of the dairy sector is about to get even stronger with the launch of Jago Gold Full Cream Instant Whole Milk Powder by Sosaco Nigeria Limited.

The company which imports and repackages milk powder in different forms from its ultra-modern facilities in Lagos and Sango Ota, Ogun State said that it was targeting the premium segment of the milk powder market. According to the brand handlers, Jago Gold comes with key vital nutrients, Vitamins and Minerals that ensure strong and healthy growth.