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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 »

English and Welsh fizz aiming to hit MCC for six

The cricket-themed ‘MCC Sparkling Wine Challenge’ will pit English and Welsh fizz against Methode Cap Classique wines in a blind tasting in Cape Town on Sunday.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Botham: ‘I drink at John Arlott’s grave’

Former England cricketer Sir Ian Botham has revealed that he cracks open “a good bottle of red” at BBC cricket commentator John Arlott’s grave in Alderney whenever he visits the island.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 2 Comments »

FMV new agents for Mullineux

South African wine estate, Mullineux & Leeu, has named Fields, Morris & Verdin as its new, exclusive UK agent.

Monday, January 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Nine wine trend predictions for 2016

From millennials embracing Bordeaux to English fizz rivalling Champagne, Berry Bros & Rudd reveals to db its top nine wine trend predictions for 2016.

Thursday, January 7th, 2016 3 Comments »

Beam Suntory buys stake in SA distributor

Beam Suntory has strengthened its presence in Africa, which it says has “phenomenal” potential for growth, by acquiring a 50% stake in a South African-based spirits distributor.

Monday, January 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Cape Winemakers Guild names new chairman

Miles Mossop, winemaker at South Africa’s Tokara wine estate in Stellenbosch, has been named the new chairman of the Cape Winemakers Guild.

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 No Comments »

AB InBev to list on South African stock exchange

Anheuser-Busch InBev has announced plans to list on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in January following its £71 billion takeover of SABMiller.

Monday, December 14th, 2015 No Comments »

Kumala to sponsor cricketer’s charity walk

The Kumala wine brand will sponsor former cricket star Sir Ian Botham’s charity walk across South Africa, which begins tomorrow.

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Diageo completes £117m South Africa restructure

Diageo has terminated a series of joint ventures with both Heineken and the Ohlthaver & List group, which holds a majority stake in Namibian Breweries, in South Africa.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

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