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Africa

New sloe gin to help conserve Africa’s elephants

A new sloe gin is en route to the UK that will give drinkers the chance to help save elephants in Africa.

Friday, September 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

AB InBev looking to tap into African beer market

AB InBev has targeted the growing beer market in Africa after publishing the terms of its takeover of SABMiller earlier this week.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 No Comments »

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”.

Thursday, March 31st, 2016 No Comments »

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.

Friday, January 8th, 2016 3 Comments »

Anheuser to offer £70bn for SABMiller

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

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 1 Comment »

Students brew beer in Zimbabwe with cereal

Several boarding schools in Zimbabwe have banned breakfast cereals after it was discovered students have been using them to brew beer.

Friday, September 11th, 2015 No Comments »

MMI boosts African presence

Maritime Mercantile International (MMI) has announced a “strategic partnership” with leading Ethiopian drinks distributor Edouard Garabedian to bolster future growth in the African country.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Heineken posts positive results

Dutch brewer, Heineken, has posted better than expected results in the first half of this year despite a slight slowdown in Africa.

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo goes solo in South Africa

Diageo has decided to forge its own path in the buoyant South African market, restructuring its business through the termination of a series of joint ventures.

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 1 Comment »

Politician scarpers as illegal booze pyre explodes

A governor in Kenya was forced into a sudden retreat when the illegal alcohol he was helping to destroy blew up.

Monday, July 13th, 2015 No Comments »

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