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Tuesday 21 April 2015

AB InBev

Brewery snubs AB InBev with new ale

A US brewery has delivered a “screw you” to AB InBev, creating the pumpkin peach ale that the global brewer used to mock craft beer in its divisive Superbowl ad.

Friday, April 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Elysian founder quits after AB takeover

Elysian co-founder and head brewer Dick Cantwell – widely regarded as a pioneer of US craft brewing – has resigned following the company’s acquisition by Anheuser Busch in January.

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Your country’s favourite beer revealed

A New York-based wine blog has tracked the most popular brews in every country, revealing the world’s varying tastes in beer.

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 1 Comment »

AB InBev buys Washington craft brewer

Beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev has acquired one of Washington’s fastest growing craft breweries, Elysian, for an undisclosed sum.

Monday, January 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

AB InBev under fire over payment contracts

AB InBev has been blasted by the UK’s business minister for making suppliers wait up to four months for payment, branding its terms “entirely unacceptable”.

Monday, January 19th, 2015 1 Comment »

Kirin to reimburse misled consumers

Anheuser-Busch, the producer of Kirin beer in the US, could be forced to pay out thousands to deceived drinkers after a lawsuit over product information was settled out of court.

Friday, January 9th, 2015 1 Comment »

Czech president: US beer is ‘filthy water’

Milos Zeman, president of the Czech Republic, has branded American beer as “filthy water” during a business summit in Kazakhstan.

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Watered-down beer sold to Seattle fans?

Fans of the Seattle Seahawks and Sounders could be paying for beer that has been watered down according to an investigation by a local news station.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Anheuser-Busch ups stake in craft beer

The US arm of the world’s largest brewer has acquired another American craft brewery in its latest bid to tap into this fast-growing industry.

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 No Comments »

AB InBev to launch Tequila-flavour beer

The world’s largest brewer AB InBev is to release a Tequila-flavoured beer in the US, tapping into young consumers’ increasing interest in the spirit.

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 No Comments »

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