Cream Liqueur sees growth with new players, more flavours

Cream liqueur is experiencing renewed growth in Nigeria, spurred by increased interest by consumers, particularly women. It is a favourite of women because it is a type of alcoholic spirits for people More »

Modular building technology firm sees growth opportunities in various sectors as economy recovers

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Int’l Breweries set to launch new reality TV show, “The People’s Hero”

International Breweries Plc (“IB Plc”), the Nigerian unit of global brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) is set to unveil a new reality TV show in the South East called “The People’s Hero”. The show is part of the company’s effort to celebrate the rich cultural heritage of the people of southeastern Nigeria.

Food & Beverage Exhibition set for June 18th – 20th in Lagos

More than 150 exhibitors are expected to take part in the Food and Beverage West Africa (FAB) show, which opens its doors from June 18 to 20 at the Landmark Centre in Victoria Island.

Over a third of exhibitors are from Nigeria, while more than 20 countries will be represented, with Benin, Morocco, South Africa and Kenya among the participating African countries.

Arla Dano Celebrates World Milk Day 2019 with call for improved milk consumption

Leading dairy firm, Arla Dano celebrated World Milk Day on June 1 2019 with a call to Nigerians to increase their consumption of milk due to its immense benefits.

To mark the special day, Dano organised a farm-themed event tagged ‘On the farm with Dano’ at the Ndubuisi Kanu Park, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos with over 2,000 guests in attendance, including celebrities.

Promasidor marks Children’s Day in Grand Style at One Love Family Fest

Promasidor Nigeria Limited celebrated over 2,000 children from 50 schools in Lagos with funfair in commemoration of this year’s Children’s Day. The event, tagged Promasidor One Love Family Fest was held at the Ndubuisi Kanu Park, Alausa, Lagos, on Saturday, May 25, 2019.

The day kicked off with a fun run which was a mini marathon for children within the ages of 5-15 years old. The children were split into three different categories based on their age groups:

Stakeholders canvass more investment in dairy production

Stakeholders in the dairy sector have called for increased investment in dairy production to close the gap between production, preservation and distribution.

The call came from the Technical Adviser (Youth and Gender), Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD), Mosunmola Umoru, who spoke at a stakeholders’ workshop in Ikeja, Lagos organised by Tetra Pak West Africa, a firm specialising in developing packages to protect the nutritional value and taste of the products.

Smoov Chapman marks Mother’s Day with big Celebration

SMOOV Chapman, a product of The La Casera Company held its much anticipated mother’s day party, ‘SMOOV moms’ day out on Sunday, the 12th of May 2019, at the prestigious Radisson Blu Hotel with over 180 Chapmoms in attendance. Attendees were treated to an exciting time from the entrance into the hall with red carpet sessions and a 360 phototainment booth with different costumes.

Nigerian Breweries Toasts Trade Partners at Annual Distributors Award

Nigerian Breweries Plc celebrated its trade partners on Friday as the firm held its 2019 Distributors Award, thanking them for their great performance in 2018.

The company said the gesture was in recognition of the importance of trade partners to its continued growth.

The year’s celebration which was held at the prestigious Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja on Friday, was a platform for Nigerian Breweries Plc to reward outstanding distributors, announce new incentives for its trade partners, as well as receive feedback on its brands and innovations from its trade partners.

Nigerian Breweries plans to raise prices on beer as impact of excise duty hits earnings

Nigerian Breweries Plc said it plans to raise prices on its products to boost revenue and profit as the impact of the new excise duty rate increase hit earnings.

While speaking at the company’s Pre-Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Tuesday, the Managing Director of Nigerian Breweries Plc, Jordi Borrut Bel, said that with the second wave of excise duty rate increase set to come into effect in June 2019, the company needs to increase prices to offset inflationary pressure and the impact the excise duty rate increase would have on the bottom line.

Nigerian Breweries promises improved returns despite challenging operating environment

Nigerian Breweries Plc has assured stakeholders of a positive return on investment in 2019 despite a challenging operating environment for manufacturers.

The brewing giant made this known on Tuesday while briefing the media at its Pre-Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in Lagos.

The company said that the challenging operating environment continued into the first quarter of 2019, similar to what was seen in 2018, but feels strong with its clear strategy to deliver good returns to all of its stakeholders.

Nestlé Nigeria marks World Water Day

Water is an essential part of life, a basic need in every home. As important as water is to life, access to safe drinking water remains a challenge across the world, including Nigeria. The Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) conducted by the government of Nigeria in 2016/2017, estimated that in the rural areas, 19 million people walk long distances to collect unsafe water from lakes, streams and rivers. The theme for World Water Day 2019, ‘Leaving no one Behind,’ draws attention to this problem and calls for action to address it.