Caribbean Producers Jamaica

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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 [...]

CPJ disburses $1.5 million in scholarships

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) on Tuesday awarded $1.5 million in scholarships to 49 students who are children of employees at the company. The recipients were selected on the basis of their attaining and maintaining an above 74 percent average during the last school year at the primary and secondary [...]

Savoring Francis Ford Coppola Wines

You might recognize the name Francis Coppola as the famed five-time Oscar-winning film director, producer, and screenwriter behind blockbusters like Patton, The Godfather, Apocalypse Now and Bram Stoker 's Dracula, plus a dozens more movies. But Coppola and his family have expanded to a wide range of other businesses, including becoming wine producers. Indeed, the initial [...]

Mayberry Increases Stake In Caribbean Producers To 20%

Mayberry investments Limited has increased its stake in integrated food distributor Caribbean Producers Jamaica Limited (CPJ) from around three per cent to 20 per cent of the company and has taken two seats on the board. It's just the latest investment by Mayberry in companies for which the firm served as adviser and brokered their [...]

CPJ Taking On New Project After Liquid Eggs

Trading company Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) has cut losses from associated investments as it winds up its involvement in lossmaker Liquid Eggs Limited. The company reported solid sales growth but faced bigger operating costs, which meant the benefits did not flow to the bottom line. At yearend June 2015, CPJ reported profit of US$3.43 million [...]