LONDON Jan 29 UK drinks group Britvic PLC
reported a 1.3 percent rise in quarterly revenue on
Wednesday, at constant currency exchange rates, and stood by its
full-year profit target.
Citing a "challenging consumer environment" in its markets
which include Britain, Ireland and France, the soft drinks
company said revenue rose 2.8 percent at actual exchange rates.
Britvic said it remained on track to generate operating
earnings of 148 million to 156 million pounds ($259 million) for
Its shares rose 1.4 percent to 710.5 pence at 0940 GMT.