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New Tech Platform For CPJ – Expansion Plans Drive Investment In Logistics

A one-day lockdown of Caribbean Producers Jamaica's (CPJ) facilities near the end of October was for a systems upgrade. The distribution and manufacturing company, based in Montego Bay, is adding a new technology platform to improve its supply chain and logistics management functions. Chief Executive Officer David Lowe said that the current upgrade was [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:48+00:00 November 5th, 2017|News|Comments Off on New Tech Platform For CPJ – Expansion Plans Drive Investment In Logistics

Wine Pour with Rhys Campbell

Rhys Campbell has held leadership positions at companies in at least three different industries and countries, from his days at Jamaican tobacco distributor Carreras, British American Tobacco in Trinidad, back in Jamaica with JPS, over to Bahamas with the Bristol Group and now as commercial director at leading wine & spirits distributor CPJ. Chris [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:48+00:00 October 5th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Wine Pour with Rhys Campbell

Bubbles And Brunch Heats Up Mandeville

Mandeville and its environs are not necessarily known for their thriving entertainment industry. While persons are in love with the cool climate and the personalities that come with it, there are times when there is a need for a little buzz. Debe-Ann Lange-Chen of Cutting Edge Gourmet knows this too well and so she [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:49+00:00 September 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Bubbles And Brunch Heats Up Mandeville

CPJ plans expansion of Montego Bay warehouse

Liquor and food purveyor Caribbean Producers Jamaica Ltd (CPJ) plans to expand its warehouse space by 68,000 square feet as it seeks to meet increased demand while improving efficiencies in distribution. Managing director of CPJ, Dr. David Lowe, told the Jamaica Observer that the company in the short term anticipates onshore activities to continue [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:50+00:00 September 20th, 2017|IPO, News|Comments Off on CPJ plans expansion of Montego Bay warehouse

Second City Gets International Academy

The fastest-growing city in the Caribbean - Montego Bay - is to get its first private international school. The team behind it are Lisa Lake, formerly of the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship, her husband, Yoni Epstein, who is in the business process outsourcing sector; Isiaa Madden, architect of Design HQ, merchants, Ranjeet and Madhu [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:50+00:00 September 8th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Second City Gets International Academy

Corporate Hands | CPJ Provides Scholarship To Children

Caribbean Producers Jamaica hosted its annual scholarship and book grant programme to assist its employees' children with their back-to-school expenses last Tuesday. The programme, founded in 2005, has issued over $1.5 million towards the advancement of the children's education.   Read More -- The Gleaner

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:51+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Corporate Hands | CPJ Provides Scholarship To Children

Rib, Roast And Rum – Summer Edition

August 25, marks the last Friday in the month of August, and the end of summer for us on the island. The team at Knott Francis Eventures wants to end the summer on a high note with the sizzling summer edition of Rib, Roast, Rum & More at the Grillin Pit on the corner [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:52+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Rib, Roast And Rum – Summer Edition

All You Can Eat With Jack Daniel’s

There's no barbeque like a Jack Daniel's Southern Style Back Yaad Bar-b-que, the original and still the best. On Sunday, August 20, the UWI Mona Visitors' Lodge will be transformed to host this premium all-you-can-eat event from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. "We recognized that they're hardly any high-quality, all-inclusive food events at affordable [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:54+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on All You Can Eat With Jack Daniel’s

Liquid Eggs Company Buys Layer Operation, Snags Hotel Contracts

Crafton Holdings, which trades as Convenience Foods Liquid Eggs, is increasing production as it secures new contracts in the hotel and banking sectors. Since starting deliveries in December 2016, Convenience Foods said it has scored supply contracts from bakery company Tortuga, Jamaica Biscuit Company, the Sandals Resorts group of hotels and Hilton Rose Hall. [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:58+00:00 August 9th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Liquid Eggs Company Buys Layer Operation, Snags Hotel Contracts

Big Trade In CPJ Stock Transfers One-Tenth Of The Company

A large trade of Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) shares, valued at $333 million and amounting to one-tenth of the company, was executed this week, making it the second-largest trade ever recorded for the stock over two years. CPJ Chief Executive Officer Dr. David Lowe said Mayberry Investments Limited acted as the broker for the [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:01:59+00:00 June 16th, 2017|IPO, News|Comments Off on Big Trade In CPJ Stock Transfers One-Tenth Of The Company