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Friday 9 October 2015


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 »

The week in pictures

A mezcal masterclass, a night harvest, a reincarnation of Dom Pérignon and a round the world yacht all featured in another busy week in the drinks industry.

Friday, August 30th, 2013 No Comments »

Coca-Cola CEO snubs wine for beer

Coca-Cola Amatil chief executive Terry Davis has made it clear that the drinks company has no intention of making a bid for Treasury Wine Estates.

Thursday, February 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Bond gives Heineken a sales boost

Heineken’s link with James Bond and the London Olympics saw the beer enjoy a surge in volume in 2012.

Thursday, February 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Treasury hit by 2011 harvest

Treasury Wine Estates has warned shareholders that the challenging 2011 harvest is set to contribute to a decline of up to 20% in the company’s first half earnings for 2013.

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 No Comments »

Treasury profits from premium shift

Treasury Wine Estates’ first results since its demerger from Fosters show a 40% net profit increase.

Friday, August 17th, 2012 No Comments »

Euro 2012 beer matches

With Euro 2012 in full swing, we pair up popular ales with competing countries.

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 1 Comment »

Holly Valance fronts Gallo Moscato launch

Australian actress-turned-singer Holly Valance has been made the face of Gallo Moscato.

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012 No Comments »

Building a successful global beer brand – part 5

Having stressed the importance of creating a sense of uniqueness for the global consumer, we compare two brands who got this right and wrong.

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 No Comments »

Top 10 drinks stories of 2011

A look back at the 10 biggest stories from a tumultuous year in the global drinks industry.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 No Comments »

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