IN BRIEF: East Imperial shares jump on news of US bottling deal

East Imperial PLC – a New Zealand-based producer of tonic waters and mixers – appoints The Lion Brewery, a Pennsylvania-based beverage producer, as its US bottling partner. Under the deal, the brewery will bottle the entire East Imperial range from early 2023. East Imperial says the deal will result in significant logistics savings, reducing the … Read more

PepsiCo and other U.S. companies accused of ‘moralwashing’ in statements about Russia

A slew of companies have been accused of making statements about Russia that “look better than their actions”, according to the moral rating agency. The moral rating agency has released a list of companies, both in the United States and abroad, that it accuses of “moral washing” or making confusing claims about their involvement with … Read more