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Friday 1 August 2014

SABMiller

SABMiller takeover talk heats up

Speculation is growing that an AB InBev purchase of rival brewers SABMiller could be imminent, shutting out rumoured moves by Diageo to make the acquisition.

Tuesday, July 15th, 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 »

Diageo and SABMiller merger rumoured

Diageo and SABMiller are enjoying a rise in their stock ratings on the FTSE 100 amid rumours that the companies may merge.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

SABMiller partner in corruption probe

The chairman of SABMiller’s joint venture partner in China has been “detained” as the country’s on-going crackdown on corruption continues.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Drink driving fines slow SABMiller sales

A crackdown on drink driving in Colombia resulting in fines of $14,000 and jail sentences as long as 18 years have dented sales of the nation’s biggest brewer, SABMiller.

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 No Comments »

SABMiller developing ‘fruity’ beer range

SABMiller is developing a range of flavoured beers to pull back the market from wine and spirits drinkers and head off competition.

Thursday, February 20th, 2014 1 Comment »

SABMiller invests $110m in Nigerian brewery

SABMiller has announced plans to triple production at its brewery in Nigeria as part of a $110 million expansion plan.

Friday, January 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Africa and Asia drive SABMiller results

Beer giant SABMiller’s Q3 results were pushed upwards thanks to growing sales in Africa, Asia and Latin America the group has announced.

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Pilsner Urquell drives SABMiller’s UK growth

Lager sales for Miller Brands UK, the UK subsidiary of SABMiller, have risen by 5% in the six months to 30 September 2013, driven by strong growth for the Pilsner Urquell brand.

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 No Comments »

Brewers join forces to halt falling sales

Brewing industry giants have today joined forces in a major campaign called “Let there be beer”, which is aimed at trying to change the image of beer and arrest falling sales in the UK.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013 No Comments »

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