GSK sells thrombosis drugs to Aspen for $1bn
01/10/2013 - 10:00
London - Britain's biggest drug maker GlaxoSmithKline agreed the £700m sale of its thrombosis drug brands and a related factory to Aspen Pharmacare, as part of its strategy to focus on growth products.
Health concerns drag on Monster Beverage sales
29/05/2013 - 07:43
(Reuters) - Energy drinks maker Monster Beverage Corp's (MNST.O) sales missed analysts' estimates as the industry took a hit from concerns over the health risks of such drinks, sending its shares down 16 percent after the bell.
GSK faces crucial year after shortfall
07/02/2013 - 07:50
London - GlaxoSmithKline, Britain's biggest drugmaker, renewed its promise to return to growth this year, after failing to deliver a hoped-for sales and margin recovery in 2012.
Red Bull creator dies at 89
19/03/2012 - 08:06
Bangkok - State media in Thailand say the self-made Thai billionaire who created the renowned Red Bull energy drink three decades ago has died. He was 89.
Tiger Brands lifts earnings
23/11/2011 - 08:27
Johannesburg - South African consumer goods firm Tiger Brands [JSE:TBS] posted a 13% increase in full-year earnings on Wednesday, helped by higher sales but said it anticipates a tough trading environment ahead.