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Thursday 8 December 2016 loc: GB


Calls go up to drop UK beer duty

MPs are being urged by the UK’s leading beer trade groups to cut duty by 1p a pint in the upcoming Budget.

Monday, January 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Craft beer slowdown is real and getting worse

Has the craft beer bubble burst? Hey Beer Dan points to some statistics that could signal an irreversible decline.

Friday, January 15th, 2016 8 Comments »

The week in pictures

As the drinks industry starts to get back into the swing of things following the festive break, famous former footballers are increasingly getting in on the action.

Friday, January 15th, 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 »

db Awards opens with two new categories

Entries are now being accepted for the 14th annual db Awards in May, which will feature two new categories: Best Social Media Campaign and Best Drinks Event.

Friday, January 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Morrisons drinks raise quarterly sales

A “successful category reset” in Morrisons’ alcohol division helped the British retailer achieve its first quarterly sales rise in over a year.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 No Comments »

AB InBev caught up in illegal tax break

At least 35 multinational companies, including brewer AB InBev, are being ordered to pay a total of €700 million after benefitting from an illegal tax break in Belgium.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 1 Comment »

Heineken pledges £50k to UK flood victims

Heineken is donating £50,000 to help the people of Tadcaster, Yorkshire, who have been badly hit by the recent floods that have overwhelmed parts of northern England and Scotland.

Monday, January 11th, 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 »

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