Africa

Strange tales: wine drinking elephants, part one

Elephants have a known taste for alcohol but what would it take to get one ‘drunk’ in the wild, and is the old folktale about their liking for fermenting marula fruit true?

Anheuser to offer £70bn for SABMiller

Anheuser Busch InBev is reportedly offering an initial £70 billion takeover bid for SABMiller.

Africa maintains pace as fastest growing beer market

Africa is set to maintain its pace as the fastest growing global beer market, according to Canadean’s latest Global Beer Trends report.

Guinness launches new beer for Africa

Diageo's growing interest in the African market has led to the launch of Guinness Africa Special, a new beer made using a "blend of African extracts".

MMI boosts African presence

September 9th, 2015

Is drinking in our genes?

June 11th, 2015

Going around the blend

November 19th, 2014

Asia and Europe drag down Cognac

September 12th, 2014

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