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Peru’s craft brewers face high barriers to compete with beer monopoly
Posted by Colin Post on Jan 26, 2017 Leave a comment

Peru’s craft brewers face high barriers to compete with beer monopoly

Peru’s microbreweries are fighting to change tax laws which put them at a disadvantage against the economies of scale of SABMiller’s local monopoly. The small but growing craft beer industry  Full Article »

Mistura 2016: Lima food festival’s ninth edition panned
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 15, 2016 Leave a comment

Mistura 2016: Lima food festival’s ninth edition panned

Mistura, Peru’s annual food festival held in Lima, has received sharp criticism for a perceived decline in quality and over-commercialization. While Mistura has not released its official attendance numbers, Semana  Full Article »

Mistura 2016: Lima food festival to feature other countries’ cuisines
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Aug 31, 2016 Leave a comment

Mistura 2016: Lima food festival to feature other countries’ cuisines

Mistura, Lima’s annual food festival and Latin America’s largest, will feature chefs and cuisines from Mexico, India and other countries in 2016. The ninth edition of the annual food festival featuring  Full Article »

Domino’s Pizza returns to Peru after sanitation scandal
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Jul 19, 2016 1 comment

Domino’s Pizza returns to Peru after sanitation scandal

The American restaurant chain, Domino’s Pizza, is reopening stores in Peru one year after withdrawing from the market following a sanitation scandal. The pizza company suffered a reputational crisis in  Full Article »

Peru’s exchange regulator investigates Inca Kola stock sale
Posted by Colin Post on Nov 25, 2015 Leave a comment

Peru’s exchange regulator investigates Inca Kola stock sale

Peru’s securities and exchange authority has opened an investigation into the sale of a controlling stake in Corporacion Lindley to Arca Continental. When Corporacion Lindley and the Mexican Coca-Cola bottler  Full Article »

Four Peru brands make Latin America’s top 50
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 23, 2015 Leave a comment

Four Peru brands make Latin America’s top 50

The Brandz annual ranking of global brands listed four from Peru’s banking and beer industries in the most esteemed 50 brands of Latin America. The BCP financial institution was the highest-ranked  Full Article »

Inca Kola family allies with Mexican Coca-Cola bottler
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 11, 2015 Leave a comment

Inca Kola family allies with Mexican Coca-Cola bottler

Arca Continental, the second-largest Coca-Cola bottler in Latin America, has purchased a 48% stake in Peru’s Corporacion Lindley, owner of the Inca Kola brand. The Mexican-based Coke bottler acquired just  Full Article »

Gaston Acurio publishes book of Peruvian recipes
Posted by Colin Post on Jun 2, 2015 Leave a comment

Gaston Acurio publishes book of Peruvian recipes

Celebrity chef Gaston Acurio has published a comprehensive cookbook in English about Peruvian cuisine. “Peru: The Cookbook” is Acurio’s 400-page hardcover featuring over 500 recipes with chapters on ceviche, appetizers,  Full Article »

Growing demand for pisco drives global sales
Posted by Colin Post on May 14, 2015 Leave a comment

Growing demand for pisco drives global sales

Export volume of Peru’s national spirit, pisco, has grown 168% in the last five years. Peru’s national spirit saw over $5.5 million in sales to markets outside Peru in 2014,  Full Article »

Taco Bell, Denny’s to open restaurants in Peru
Posted by Colin Post on May 11, 2015 Leave a comment

Taco Bell, Denny’s to open restaurants in Peru

Six American restaurant chains including Taco Bell, Denny’s and Johnny Rockets will open franchises in Peru this year. While Taco Bell and Johnny Rockets announced their plans in Peru last  Full Article »