Wine

Kenya's Keroche Breweries eyes market share surge to 20 percent

NAIVASHA, Kenya - Kenya's Keroche Breweries is investing 5 billion shillings ($55 million) to increase its capacity tenfold and help it grow its share of the alcohol market six-fold to 20 percent in about a year, its chief executive said.

Former HP chairman admits 'mistake' in sexism trial

SAN FRANCISCO - Onetime highflying tech executive Ray Lane testified on Monday during a sex discrimination trial involving his former employer, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, that he made a mistake in judgment involving the harassment of a female venture capitalist at the firm, and that he feared for the woman's safety.

03 Mar 2015

Former HP chairman admits 'mistake' in sexism trial

SAN FRANCISCO - Onetime highflying tech executive Ray Lane testified on Monday during a sex discrimination trial involving his former employer, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, that he made a mistake in judgement involving the harassment of a female venture capitalist at the firm, and that he feared for the woman's safety.

03 Mar 2015

Los Angeles water sommelier wants bottled water treated like wine

LOS ANGELES, Mar 2 - Water sommelier Martin Riese has seen the eye-roll and heard it before: "Water tastings? Only in L.A."

03 Mar 2015

Los Angeles water sommelier wants bottled water treated like wine

LOS ANGELES, Mar 2 - Water sommelier Martin Riese has seen the eye-roll and heard it before: "Water tastings? Only in L.A."

03 Mar 2015

Los Angeles water sommelier wants bottled water treated like wine

LOS ANGELES, Mar 2 - Water sommelier Martin Riese has seen the eye-roll and heard it before: "Water tastings? Only in L.A."

03 Mar 2015

Australian mining magnate's daughter wins $20 million from will

PERTH, Australia - An Australian court has awarded a A$25 million ($20 million) lump sum to Olivia Mead, the daughter of late mining billionaire Michael Wright, after she brought a case claiming that the A$3 million he left her in his will was not enough.

26 Feb 2015

China's Bright aims to close Tnuva deal by April, eyes larger stake

SHANGHAI, Feb 26 - China's Bright Food Group Co Ltd has increased the stake it plans to buy in Israeli grocer Tnuva to 70 percent and plans to close the delayed deal by early April, a spokesman for the Chinese firm told Reuters on Thursday.

26 Feb 2015

Chinese rivals snap at Alibaba's heels in cross-border e-commerce race

SHANGHAI - A Chinese government push to promote e-commerce has created a host of online retail rivals for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Amazon.com Inc catering to shoppers' fears about the quality and safety of local everyday goods.

26 Feb 2015

Chinese rivals snap at Alibaba's heels in cross-border e-commerce race

SHANGHAI - A Chinese government push to promote e-commerce has created a host of online retail rivals for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Amazon.com Inc catering to shoppers' fears about the quality and safety of local everyday goods.

26 Feb 2015