AB InBev has purchased Brazilian craft beer brand Colorado, continuing the trend of big brewers buying lucrative boutique brands.
Diageo has sold its remaining stake in United Breweries to Heineken for £89 million, in a move that could threaten controversial chairman Vijay Mallya.
Meantime Brewing Company’s founder and master brewer, Alastair Hook, has been named “UK Brewer of the Year”.
British craft beer body the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) is launching an “export club” to help its members grow their brands across the world.
A New Zealand brewery has launched what is believed to be the “world’s first” beer-based biofuel at a petrol station in Auckland.
Entertaining friends at home is now twice as popular as gathering in a bar or pub in the UK, a new survey has revealed.
The Pound Pub concept, where half-pints are £1 and a pint is just £1.50, has signalled its intention to expand across the UK.
More so than wine, beer can be an ample aperitif, main course match and dessert drink, according to the UK’s Beer Sommelier of the Year.
The Roskilde festival in Denmark is hoping to collect 25,000 litres of “waste liquid” this year which will be “beercycled” into brews of the future.
Sometimes, the route to excellence is a process of devolution rather than evolution.
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