Craft Beer

Australia’s largest brewery buys canned wine company

One of Australia’s largest breweries, Carlton & United Breweries (CUB), which was sold to Asahi by AB InBev in July for AU$16bn, is branching into wine with the acquisition of a canned and keg wine company.

Mahou San Miguel acquires 90% stake in Founders Brewing

Spanish brewing giant Mahou San Miguel has increased its stake in US brewery Founders from 30% to 90% in a deal expected to close in January 2020. 

Brewers Association targets China and Europe to grow US craft beer sales

The Brewers Association – the US' trade body for independent breweries – has appointed two brand ambassadors to raise the profile of American beer in Europe and China.

Lewis Hamilton is launching a sustainable burger chain serving beer made with leftover bread

F1 champion Lewis Hamilton is the latest sports star to venture into the restaurant business, launching plant-based burger chain Neat Burger.

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May 24th, 2019

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