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Lebanon to close several dairy plants over food safety concerns Lebanon has announced plans to shut down several dairy factories in the country over food safety violations. Markets & Regulations > Regulatory & Safety > News
Founders Brewing secures funds for $40.4m expansion By DBR Staff Writer
Founders Brewing in the US has secured funds from the Michigan Business Development Program for its $40.4m expansion plan.
News Niagara Ventures to acquire Blu-Dot Beverage By DBR Staff Writer
Niagara Ventures Corporation has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Canadian ready-to-drink beverage producer Blu-Dot Beverage.
News Bacardi names new chief administration officer By DBR Staff Writer
Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, has named Jacques Tortoroli as its chief administration officer (CAO), effective 1 December.
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Keurig launches limited edition 100% Kona and Jamaica Blue Mountain coffees By DBR Staff Writer
Keurig Green Mountain, a leader in specialty coffee, coffee makers, teas and other beverages with its innovative brewing technology, has released two Green Mountain Coffee Special Reserve varieties: 100% Kona and Jamaica Blue Mountain.
News Lebanon to close several dairy plants over food safety concerns By DBR Staff Writer
Lebanon has announced plans to shut down several dairy factories in the country over food safety violations.
News Coca-Cola to launch Fairlife milk in US By DBR Staff Writer
Coca-Cola is planning to launch new Fairlife milk across the US, with a strategy to expand profits.
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Alcoholic

SABMiller to enter Brazilian beer market
By DBR Staff Writer
Global brewing major SABMiller has agreed to expand its product presence to Brazil, under a partnership with Grupo Petropolis.
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Absolut Elyx launches Casa Elyx at Art Basel Miami Beach
By DBR Staff Writer
Absolut Elyx - the first single-estate, luxury vodka - will create a private pop-up club, Casa Elyx during Art Basel's Miami Beach show this year.
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Non-alcoholic

Keyway Innovations launches Qi teamaker
By DBR Staff Writer
Keyway Innovations has launched Qi teamaker, which is said to be the world's first app-enabled tea maker with an innovative patent-pending brewing system.
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Good Earth Coffeehouse to expand presence to Ottawa
By DBR Staff Writer
Good Earth, the Canadian coffeehouse that serves wholesome food and delicious coffee while living a proud commitment to social and environmental responsibility, will open its first Ontario location at Ottawa International Airport in March, 2015.
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Technology

Danone Nutricia opens infant formula production line in Ireland
By DBR Staff Writer
Danone Nutricia Early Life Nutrition has opened its extended infant formula production line in Wexford, Ireland.
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Lavazza's ISSpresso machine to serve coffee in space
By DBR Staff Writer
A zero-gravity ISSpresso coffee machine from Lavazza will be supplied to astronauts on the International Space Station later this year.
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Markets & Regulations

Lebanon to close several dairy plants over food safety concerns
By DBR Staff Writer
Lebanon has announced plans to shut down several dairy factories in the country over food safety violations.
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US state of Ohio to ban sale of powdered alcohol
By DBR Staff Writer
The US state of Ohio has passed a bill that will impose a ban on the sale of powdered alcohol product, Palcohol, across the state as it may cause health risks on consumption.
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