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

Wisconsin expected to lead U.S. in cranberry production

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – It looks like Wisconsin will remain the nation’s largest cranberry-growing state for the 28th year! Projections from Wisconsin cranberry growers show that Wisconsin will harvest more than 63% of the nation’s cranberry supply this year. A U.S. Cranberry Marketing Committee meeting was held Tuesday in Galloway, New Jersey, where Wisconsin cranberry … Read more