AB InBev sells Carlton & United Breweries to Asahi for $16bn

Brewing powerhouse AB InBev has agreed its Australian subsidiary Carlton & United Breweries to Tokyo-headquartered Asahi in a deal worth AU$16 billion.  

Alternative Tube map reveals London’s cheapest pints

Researchers at StoreKit have released a redesigned Tube map showing the cheapest pints near London Underground stations.

Alcohol-free beer, gin and rum go on sale in Holland & Barrett

Health food retailer Holland & Barrett is hoping to cash in on the alcohol-free drinks trend with a string of new listings. 

In focus: Low-and-no ABV drinks

Low and no-alcohol serves have become a major force in the drinks industry. But while beer, cider and spirits have taken off in this sector, wine is lagging behind. Edith Hancock discovers what is powering this revolution.

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June 21st, 2019

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