First quarter 2021 highlights
- Core revenue on a like-for-like basis up 13.4% at constant currency, up 9.2% as reported
- Middle East and Africa (MEA) business fully consolidated from end of February 2021
- Customer re-stocking in Asia Pacific following a soft fourth quarter in 2020
- Americas growth driven by fillers deployed in 2020 and by... (more)
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First quarter 2021 highlights
Initiative for responsible corporate governance
The Berentzen Group is now part of the world's largest and most important initiative for responsible corporate governance, the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC). The group of companies is thus committed to the ten guiding principles of the UNGC. These take into account various areas such as... (more)
High-tech in the mountains - Armenian water bottler A&M Rare procures two lines from KHS (Company news)
A&M Rare’s new, ultramodern bottling plant seems almost surreal in its Armenian mountain setting. This is a place where unspoiled scenery and naturalness are writ large – with regard to both the company’s exclusive products and the production of the same. The company relies on KHS for the plant technology for its new PET and glass line.... (more)
Even without an audience in the stadium, soccer remains a real affair of the heart in Germany, and even more so when a European championship is on the horizon. Hardly anyone can escape the fascination of international matches. Gerolsteiner is picking up on the theme that will stir hearts for at least four weeks this summer, presenting the three... (more)
Positive operating result despite ongoing lockdown
- Group sales of 31.4 million euros achieved
- Group EBIT and EBITDA positive, but as expected below prior-year quarter
- Forecast for fiscal year 2021 confirmed
Berentzen-Gruppe Aktiengesellschaft (ISIN: DE0005201602), listed on the Regulated Market (General Standard) of the Frankfurt... (more)
Eye-catcher for bartenders and guests: granini relaunches label designs of 0.2 l and ... (Company news)
...1.0 l glass bottles
granini is gearing up for the future of the HoReCa business: in the second quarter of this year, the most popular fruit juice brand in the German catering industry is starting the consistent modernization of its catering presence. The new label look gives the brand a much more modern appearance and underscores the... (more)
Sales development defies the crisis - brand diversity continues to grow
Non-alcoholic beers are becoming increasingly popular in Germany - and the variety of brands has also been growing steadily for years. According to the German Brewers Association (DBB), no other variety has grown as strongly as non-alcoholic beers and non-alcoholic beer... (more)
Responding to local consumer preferences, Kerry invests €30m in Taste facility in ... (Company news)
Kerry, the world’s leading taste and nutrition company, has announced that it will increase its footprint in South East Asia (SEA) by building a second manufacturing facility in Karawang, Indonesia. The new state-of-the-art facility, which represents Kerry’s largest ever capital investment in SEA, will significantly expand Kerry’s... (more)
St. Kilian Distillers expands its license for Bud Spencer single malt whiskies with the ... (Company news)
...Wild West liqueur Bud Spencer Feuerwasser (Firewater)!
"BUD SPENCER - The Legend - FEUERWASSER" - that's the name of the latest liqueur from St. Kilian, where in addition to whiskey, premium liqueurs are created for a global audience.
After the brilliant success of the two, now multiple award-winning single malts from the Bud Spencer... (more)
Court ruling: Natural mineral water and tap water are in a competitive relationship as foodstuffs (Company news)
Natural mineral water and drinking water from the tap are in a competitive relationship with each other as foodstuffs. Water supply companies must therefore also comply with competition law regulations and may not advertise their tap water as "healthy". This was decided by the Landshut Regional Court in a recent ruling and the Verband Deutscher Mineralbrunnen (VDM) (more)