Heineken Russia has launched two new PET beer bottle designs created using PET Engineering’s interchangeable insert system. Read more
Russian mineral water brand Senezhskaya has introduced a range of flavoured water in slim cans made by Ball Corporation. Read more
Russian meat producer Cherkizovo Group has agreed to acquire a 75% stake in Saint Petersburg-based Samson – Food Products for approximately €4.4m. Read more
Russian milk producer Ekosem-Agrar has launched its new EkoNiva umbrella brand for dairy products. Read more
Huhtamaki is investing €7m in its fibre packaging operations in Russia, in order to facilitate further growth in the market. Read more
Amber Beverage Group has agreed to acquire Russian spirits producer Permalko for an undisclosed sum. Read more
Barry Callebaut has acquired Inforum, the Russian business-to-business producer of chocolate coatings and fillings. Read more
Kerry Group has opened its first ingredients production facility in Russia, which will be located in the Istra district of Moscow. Read more
Vietnamese dairy company TH Milk has broken ground on a new milk processing factory in Russia, representing investment of $633m. Read more
Russia has increased its standard rate of VAT, adding more pressure to a food industry constrained by ongoing trade restrictions. Read more
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