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Thursday 31 July 2014

AB InBev

AB InBev beats profit predictions

AB Inbev has reported profit growth this quarter exceeding industry estimates, as World Cup sales in Brazil helped balance out a US slump.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Drinks giants gear up for ‘momentous’ year

The end of June may have marked watersheds for both Diageo and Pernod Ricard, respectively the world’s two leading premium alcohol groups.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

SABMiller takeover talk heats up

Speculation is growing that an AB InBev purchase of rival brewers SABMiller could be imminent, shutting out rumoured moves by Diageo to make the acquisition.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Self-serve beer vending stations debut

The art of pouring a pint is one that many publicans take pride in. But sports fans across the US could soon be doing the work themselves.

Monday, July 14th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Big Beer’ enjoying big year in stock values

“Big Beer” stocks have been enjoying an unprecedented surge in the first quarter of this year, with valuations rising between 20% and 30%.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Beer titans bow to food blogger’s petition

AB InBev and Miller Coors have bowed to a petition from a blogger to post the ingredients of their beers online.

Friday, June 13th, 2014 No Comments »

US beer giants pushed to list ingredients

A food blogger and “nutritional activist” in the US has launched an online petition to get two of the country’s biggest brewers to list the ingredients in their beers.

Thursday, June 12th, 2014 No Comments »

AB InBev reports 34% profit surge

The world’s largest brewer has reported a fourth quarter rise in normalised profits of 34% on 2012, with the World Cup promising to boost sales in Brazil.

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Brahma launches World Cup beer grown on pitch

Anheuser-Busch InBev is to launch a limited edition of its popular Brahma beer made from barley grown on a football pitch where Brazil’s World Cup teams have trained for decades.

Monday, February 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Hindu statesman brands Brahma beer “hurtful”

A Hindu statesman has urged AB InBev to change the name of its popular “Brahma” beer calling it “highly inappropriate” as it shares its name with a Hindu deity.

Monday, February 10th, 2014 No Comments »

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