Bottles of Lucozade and Ribena Juice

Bottles of Lucozade and Ribena Juice

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Out of the 500 billion yen planned for acquisitions, Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd. has already earmarked 1.35 billion pounds (225 billion yen) in September for the purchase of the Lucozade and Ribena drink brands from GlaxoSmithKline Plc.