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Monday 26 September 2016 loc: GB


AB InBev steps up offer for SABMiller

Prompted by the UK’s decision to leave the European Union AB InBev has upped its offer for SAB Miller in order to push through the largest merger between two beer companies in history.

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 No Comments »

AB InBev wins US approval for £71bn takeover

AB InBev has won approval for its £71 billion takeover of SABMiller in the US on the condition that it divests all interests in MillerCoors and does not acquire further craft brewers without consent.

Thursday, July 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Problems hit SABMiller takeover deal

The biggest beer merger in history has hit a potential snag after the activist hedge fund led by Sir Chris Hohn took a position in SABMiller.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Big brewers see big potential in non-alcoholic beer

Anheuser-Busch InBev, who will soon make a third of the world’s beer are said to be keen on dipping into the low and non-alcohol brew market in a bid to tap into drinkers looking to live a healthier lifestyle.

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 No Comments »

China Resources Beer to raise $1.2bn for SABMiller purchase

China Resources Beers Holdings Co. is set to raise HK$9.5 billion (US$1.2 billion) in a Hong Kong share deal that will see it buy the remaining stake in a Chinese venture with SABMiller.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 No Comments »

SA gives green light to $100bn SABMiller takeover

South African regulators have given approval for the world’s largest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, to complete a $100 billion takeover of SABMiller.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

AB InBev ups EU sweetener with sell-off

Beer giant AB InBev has pledged to divest all of SABMiller’s interests in central and eastern Europe as it aims to secure EU approval for its takeover of the brewer.

Friday, April 29th, 2016 1 Comment »

‘Megabrew’ deal on ice as watchdog delays decision

South Africa’s competition authority has delayed its decision on the proposed £71 billion merger of brewers SABMiller and AB InBev for a third time.

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 No Comments »

World’s biggest brewer sells world’s biggest beer

AB InBev has agreed to sell SABMiller’s stake in China-based Snow beer, the world’s biggest-selling beer brand, for US$1.6 billion.

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 1 Comment »

AB InBev posts 4% drop in profits

AB InBev, the world’s largest brewer, has reported revenue growth of 6.3% in 2015, despite profits dropping by 4%, with total volumes dipping by 0.6%.

Monday, February 29th, 2016 No Comments »

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