Fight for clients in soft drinks market to hot up

Global soft drinks giant PepsiCo on Monday commissioned its Sh2.6 billion manufacturing plant in Nairobi setting the stage for cutthroat competition in the local market.

Monday February 18 2013

PHOTO | SALATON NJAU Seven-Up Bottling Company (SBC) employees at the plant’s packaging unit at Ruaraka in Nairobi on February 18, 2013.

PHOTO | SALATON NJAU Seven-Up Bottling Company (SBC) employees at the plant’s packaging unit at Ruaraka in Nairobi on February 18, 2013. After exiting the market in the 1970s, PepsiCo returned to Kenya in 2010.  NATION MEDIA GROUP

By MUTHOKI MUMO [email protected]
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