Açaí/banana juice drinkThis article was originally published in Foodnews
GLOBALBEV, a leading Brazilian beverage manufacturer and distributor, launched a new açaí with banana flavoured drink named Amazoo that will be distributed across Brazil. To launch the new beverage, Globalbev purchased a 2 000 hectare açaí fruit orchard and part of an açaí fruitprocessing plant in Pará state and invested to modernise the plant. "The productis 100% açaí with banana, withoutadded water," said Globalbev president Bernardo Fernandes. The plant in Para will also start bottling coconut water between February and June, during the coconut harvesting season.