PREMIUM F&B sellers compromise taste amid soaring sugar prices

first_imgfood-and-beverage food-business sugar price-hike coffee bread cake coffee-shops Google Linkedin Forgot Password ? Facebook Topics : LOG INDon’t have an account? Register here Fitri Ramandani, a 17-year-old assistant to a Thai beverage seller, was only able to find a pack of sugar from a small warung located close to her cart in Kayu Putih district in East Jakarta. She had gone to several other small stores in the neighborhood, only to find empty shelves.She used to buy a kilogram of sugar for Rp 14,000 (98 US cents). As nearby warungs and convenience stores increased their prices by around 14 percent to Rp 17,000 per kilogram, she had to raise her budget for sugar. But due to financial constraints, she could recently buy only 2 kg of sugar to last her cart two days, from the usual 4 kg.”It’s difficult to keep the business going,” Fitri said on Friday. “It’s currently the rainy season, so we are seeing fewer customers. The rising prices make it harder.”Some of Fitri’s customers have been complaining… Log in with your social accountlast_img read more

Codere integrates SIS racing streams

first_img Richard FitzGerald steps down as RMG CEO August 6, 2020 Share StumbleUpon Submit SBC Magazine Issue 10: Kaizen Gaming rebrand and focus for William Hill CEO August 25, 2020 Share SIS grows Latin American footprint through Betcris deal August 12, 2020 Related Articles Paul WittenRacing content and data supplier Sports Information Services (SIS) has expanded its European footprint, by agreeing on a five-year deal with Spanish gambling operator Grupo Codere to upgrade in-store racing streaming services.As part of the agreement, SIS will supply live pictures, commentary and data for horseracing and greyhounds across the operator’s entire retail estate.SIS’ new international service has been developed by working closely with race tracks and bookmakers to create an improved service which meets the market’s growing expectations.SIS Product Director Paul Witten commented on the agreement: “SIS has produced high quality and reliable content for the betting industry for 30 years and we have now developed an even higher quality greyhound product for the international market.“We are excited to be working with Codere to provide them with our SIS greyhound service and we believe the content will continue to prove popular with their customers and generate significant revenues and profits as the service develops.”Peter Lucas, Trading Director at Codere, backed SIS as streaming partner: “This partnership with SIS allows us to significantly expand our product offering for our customers. I am certain that they will appreciate the quality content on show and service from a market leader like SIS.“With increasing demand for greyhound racing in our market in recent years, SIS’s new greyhound service provides our customers with high quality content, at times that suit them.”last_img read more