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Sunday 26 October 2014

Heineken

Beer box keeps mosquitoes away

A beer company in Papua New Guinea is using a beer box that, when burned, acts as an insect repellent.

Monday, October 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Heineken shakes up home beer market

Heineken has tapped into the design flair of Apple’s Marc Newson to create a “revolutionary” draught beer dispenser for use at home.

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 1 Comment »

Heineken sells off 111 ‘star’ pubs

Heineken has confirmed the sale of 111 of its “star” pubs to the UK-based pub chain Admiral Taverns.

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 No Comments »

AB InBev eyes £75bn SABMiller takeover

AB InBev is preparing to secure funds of up to £75 billion (US$122bn) to buy rival UK brewer SABMiller, according to reports by the Wall Street Journal.

Monday, September 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Heineken turns down SABMiller takeover

Heineken has rejected a takeover bid from brewer SABMiller, saying that it is “non-actionable”, after months of speculation within the industry.

Monday, September 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Lagers all taste the same, research finds

Research into beer drinkers’ taste preferences for some of the world’s biggest selling lagers has resulted in an interesting conclusion — people can’t tell the difference between them.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 2 Comments »

Molson Coors strong second quarter

US brewer Molson Coors has grown beyond expectation in the second quarter, with revenues rising despite a global downturn in the beer market.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Big Beer’ enjoying big year in stock values

“Big Beer” stocks have been enjoying an unprecedented surge in the first quarter of this year, with valuations rising between 20% and 30%.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Ex-Heineken exec launches beer

A former Heineken director has launched a fruit and berry-blended beer to appeal to consumers who “don’t like the taste of normal beer.”

Thursday, July 10th, 2014 2 Comments »

Heineken to invest £126m in UK

Heineken is to invest £126m on expanding its UK operations; £50m at its Manchester brewery, £58m at its Hereford Cider plant and £18m on its pubs.

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 No Comments »

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