Drinking to forget: The Asylum of Misfortune

The image of the Foreign Legion populated by noble, decent rogues is largely fantasy but their drinking culture was not and nor was the role wine played in forming a unique Legion esprit de corps.

China’s Kweichow Moutai makes its first move into Africa

China’s biggest baijiu producer Kweichow Moutai has made its first market expansion into Africa, with its latest brand promotion initiative in Cape Town, South Africa.

Heineken starts work on $100m brewery in Mozambique

Heineken has laid the foundation stone of its first brewery in Mozambique, having invested a total of $100 million (€85m) in the project.

AB InBev boosts Nigeria with Budweiser and investment

Brewing giant AB InBev is boosting its Nigerian operation with a US$250 million new brewery and the launch of its leading brand, Budweiser, in the country.

MMI boosts African presence

September 9th, 2015

Is drinking in our genes?

June 11th, 2015

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