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Pepsi PH bottling capacity up 30% via new plant in Batangas

Beverage-maker Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines Inc. has expanded its bottling capacity, adopted digital platforms and accelerated sustainability initiatives amid a challenging environment caused by the prolonged pandemic. “ When most companies feared to move forward, PCPPI chose to make big moves and transform,” company president and CEO Frederick Ong said during PCCPI’s recent stockholders’ meeting. PCPPI,…

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Rockwell roars back, H1 earnings beat 2020 level

Upscale property developer Rockwell Land has seen earnings in the first six months exceed full 2020 level, riding on a resilient high-end residential property market during this prolonged COVID-19 pandemic. Building on this momentum, Rockwell is set to bring to the property market about worth of fresh property inventory this year, including two flagship projects…

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Paymaya operator secures P8B to fund digital bank dream

The privately held technology company behind the PayMaya mobile wallet successfully raised , or over P8 billion, to fund its expansion and an upcoming digital bank. Voyager Innovations said on Monday the money came from existing investors PLDT Inc., China’s Tencent, global investment firm KKR and the International Finance Corp., through IFC Financial Institutions Growth…

Jollibee, McDonald’s serve up vaccination model for PH

When the Group president of Jollibee Foods Corp. and managing director of McDonald’s Philippines set aside their companies’ fierce rivalry in the fast-food sector in favor of pooling their expertise and resources to pursue a common goal for the Philippines, good things will likely happen. Among these is the acceleration of the government’s COVID-19 vaccination…

Pera Hub launches fintech business solutions at Filipinos’ fingertips

For millions of Filipinos working hard on foreign soil in order to provide for their families back home, remittance centers have served as their reliable partners in securing their loved ones’ futures. With fintech solutions becoming more mainstream, traditional remittance centers now need to keep up with changing times—a need that Pera Hub aims to…