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Saudi Almarai mulls stake increase in PepsiCo JV

Saudi Almarai mulls stake increase in PepsiCo JV

Saudi Arabia's Almarai is in talks with PepsiCo Inc to increase its stake in a joint venture formed with the US soft drink giant in 2009, the Gulf dairy firm said on Tuesday.

February 28, 2012 2:49
 
Saudi Almarai Q4 profits inch up, raw material costs bite

Saudi Almarai Q4 profits inch up, raw material costs bite

Almarai margins affected by higher raw material costs; Dairy firm says has yet to book Zain Saudi impairment

January 17, 2012 2:46
 
Secret sauce: Keep the mystery of your brand alive

Secret sauce: Keep the mystery of your brand alive

At least the vault that holds the secret formula is now in public view. Precious de Leon believes local brands should look at keeping the right kind of secrets too.

December 13, 2011 2:01
 
The chase is on…

The chase is on…

Coca-Cola’s Fanta drink is getting serious with its online strategy…by having a bit of 3D fun in Downtown Dubai

April 4, 2011 9:46
 
Special report: Ferreting out fakes

Special report: Ferreting out fakes

Counterfeit wristwatches and handbags used to be restricted to back alleys. But these products are now swamping the Internet on a massive scale.

June 20, 2010 11:38
 
Starbucks launches healthy breakfasts as first salvo in ‘Billion-Dollar’ revival

Starbucks launches healthy breakfasts as first salvo in ‘Billion-Dollar’ revival

Oatmeal, bran muffins and protein plates to create key differentiator as cut-price rivals push into the coffee market.

September 4, 2008 9:04