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SAB Miller

AB InBev completes $79bn SABMiller merger

AB InBev has formally closed its $79 billion deal to acquire SABMiller, having sold off its remaining brands in Asia and Europe to appease competition regulators.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Investor revolt threatens SABMiller takeover

Protests by shareholders are threatening to throw AB InBev’s £79 billion takeover of SABMiller – set to become the biggest deal in British corporate history – off the rails.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 No Comments »

AB Inbev and SABMiller seal the deal

The two biggest brewers in the world will merge as the terms of SABMiller’s £71 billion buyout by AB Inbev have been agreed, with the new beer giant to be named Newco.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 1 Comment »

SABMiller rejects $68bn beer buyout

SABMiller has turned down what it calls an “opportunistic” $68 billion takeover offer from AB Inbev, saying that it “substantially undervalues” the company.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Anheuser to offer £70bn for SABMiller

Anheuser Busch InBev is reportedly offering an initial £70 billion takeover bid for SABMiller.

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 1 Comment »

Vietnam government to sell beer shares

Vietnam’s largest brewer, Sabeco, is selling a 53% government stake in the company to private investors.

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 No Comments »

SAB Miller reports Chinese drop

SAB Miller is the latest drinks company to report a slump in China, as the downturn starts affecting beer rather than just spirits.

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Drinks giants gear up for ‘momentous’ year

The end of June may have marked watersheds for both Diageo and Pernod Ricard, respectively the world’s two leading premium alcohol groups.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

AB InBev/SAB Miller merger on the cards?

US business journals are rife with speculation that AB InBev and SAB Miller may resume merger talks worth US$100 billion.

Thursday, October 31st, 2013 No Comments »

EU-wide rules for alcohol marketing launched

Eight of Europe’s biggest alcohol firms have agreed to introduce continent-wide rules on the marketing of alcohol.

Monday, April 16th, 2012 No Comments »

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