You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Saturday 6 February 2016


F&N interested in Peroni

Singapore-based brewer Fraser & Neave has expressed an interest in SABMiller’s Peroni and Grolsch brands.

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Currency woes spoil the SABMiller party

The crushing depreciation of the South African rand, one of brewer SABMiller’s key operating currencies, has severely held back its reported third quarter results.

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 No Comments »

AB InBev lists on South Africa exchange

Brewing group AB InBev has been listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) as it steps up its South African presence as part of its takeover of SABMiller.

Friday, January 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Suntory rules out Peroni acquisition

Japanese brewer Suntory has ruled itself out of the running for Peroni and Grolsch, Bloomberg has reported.

Friday, January 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Japan’s Asahi ‘in Peroni bid’

Japanese brewer Asahi is in the process of formulating a takeover bid for beer brands Peroni and Grolsch, according to a Tokyo newspaper.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Ex-Diageo boss ‘in the mix for Peroni bid’

Former Diageo CEO Paul Walsh is in talks to buy the Peroni and Grolsch beer brands that are being sold as part of the £71 billion takeover of SABMiller by AB InBev, according to reports.

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015 1 Comment »

Analysts see ‘no issue’ with AB InBev takeover

Market experts “do not envisage anti-trust issues” arising in the US over AB InBev’s proposed takeover of rival brewer SABMiller.

Thursday, December 10th, 2015 No Comments »

AB InBev CEO defends mega-merger

AB InBev CEO Carlos Brito has defended his company’s takeover of rival brewer SABMiller to a doubtful US Senate committee as he faced questions over its impact on the US beer market.

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015 No Comments »

AB InBev confirms Peroni, Grolsch, Meantime sale

Beer giant AB InBev has confirmed reports that it is intending to sell the Grolsch, Peroni and Meantime brands after it completes its takeover of rival SABMiller.

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

US Senate to hold hearing on AB Inbev

The US Senate is to hold a hearing next week on the impact of beer giant AB Inbev’s £71bn takeover of rival brewer SABMiller.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Most Read

In pictures: Hong Kong Wine and Spirits Fair

10th November, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 tips for marketing to millennials

9th November, 2015 by db_staff

Top 10 fine wine trends of 2015

4th January, 2016 by Patrick Schmitt

Top 10 sommelier winespeak cartoons

11th November, 2015 by Darren Smith

Top 10 food and drink trends for 2016

12th January, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

Matthew Clark predicts 2016 drinks trends

21st December, 2015 by Luke Terry

China’s top 10 biggest wine importers

17th November, 2015 by Patrick Schmitt

The week in pictures

13th November, 2015 by Neal Baker

Top 10 cocktails from Oriole bar

19th November, 2015 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 wine books of 2015

4th January, 2016 by Lauren Eads