Jan 18 (Reuters) - Japan's Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd <2587.T>::EXECUTIVE KAZUHIRO SAITO TO BECOME NEXT PRESIDENT.
Nov 2 (Reuters) - Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd <2587.T>:Says its unit Suntory Beverage & Food Asia Pte. Ltd. will acquire 51 percent stake in International Refreshment (Thailand) Co., Ltd. for about 33 billion yen, from Pepsi-Cola (Thai) Trading Co., Ltd., effective March 2018 .
Oct 19 (Reuters) - Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd <2587.T>::Says unit selling some food, instant coffee operations to Kraft Heinz <<<KHC.O>>> for 26 billion yen ($230 million).
Nikkei- : Asahi Group to spend more than 10 billion yen to expand a group plant and build a logistics center near Gunma prefecture-Nikkei . Asahi Group's third production line to boost output capacity by 15 percent to 30 million cases a year - Nikkei .Asahi's rival Suntory Beverage & Food plans to invest around 3.8 billion yen to revamp factory in Kumamoto prefecture damaged by an earthquake-Nikkei.
Glaxosmithkline Consumer Nigeria Plc <GLAXOSM.LG> : Accepted binding offer from Suntory Beverage and Food Ltd .Offer for the divestment of its drinks bottling and distribution business.
Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd:To issue a year-end dividend of 35 yen per share, for the FY ended Dec. 2015.Dividend issued to shareholders of record as of Dec. 31.Dividend payment date March 31.Says the dividend amount is above the latest forecast of 33 yen per share.
Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd:Appoints Saburo Kogo as president to replace Nobuhiro Torii.Says effective date to be decided in late March 2016.
Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd:To set up a wholly owned subsidiary in Tokyo.Says subsidiary Suntory Foods Limited to transfer vending machine business, fountain business, water business (general beverage service provider business) to the new subsidiary planned on April 1, 2016.
Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd:Says to apply International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as the new accounting method, to replace the current Japanese Accounting Standards.IFRS effective from financial report for Q4 of FY ending Dec. 2017.
Japan Tobacco Inc:To transfer 70.5 pct stake in Japan Tobacco's subsidiary JB, 100 pct stake in JTA and 49.7 holding stake in JT, and to sell two brands to Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd, at the price of 150 bln yen, on July 31.