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Earlier today, Anheuser-Busch InBev reported a marked fall in first-quarter sales, with net profits plunging on one-off costs related in part to its pending purchase of SABMiller. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's global performance, region by region. All figures are organic, unless otherwise stated.
Earlier today, Anheuser-Busch InBev announced the intended sale of SABMiller's total presence in Central and Eastern Europe. Here's a breakdown of the brands and assets that are now available to purchase.
Anheuser-Busch InBev had its general shareholders meeting this week, during what must be one of the busiest times in the company's history. With management flying all over the world - be it picking through the details of the SABMiller takeover or snapping up more craft brewers - it's a wonder they had a moment to spare for shareholders.
This week, Anheuser-Busch InBev bought another US craft brewer, Devils Backbone.
Last weekend, news broke of yet another craft brewery acquisition by Anheuser-Busch InBev. This time, however, it was not in the US but in Italy.
Sam Calagione, founder of Dogfish Head Brewery, is one of the figureheads of the US craft beer scene. The Delaware-based firm's tagline is "Off-centred ales for off-centred people". Here Calagione, also a TV star, explains Dogfish's future plans, his attitude to the big brewers and why US craft brewery closures are inevitable.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has said its new non-alcoholic Budweiser, Prohibition Brew, has been designed to capture global trends for less-sugary beverages.
The European Union has approved Anheuser-Busch InBev's US$107bn takeover of SABMiller.
Anheuser-Busch InBev is to unveil a non-alcoholic Budweiser tomorrow in Canada.
Societe Generale analysts have countered claims that the UK's exit from the European Union could lead to the collapse of Anheuser-Busch InBev's US$107bn takeover of SABMiller.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has launched a new three-pack for its 33cl Stella Artois bottles as it expands packaging formats in the UK
Carlsberg's CEO has said he expects to close more breweries in China, following yesterday's news that the group has already closed eight over the last 12 months.
Heineken's CEO has told analysts he is committed to improving the brewer's margins, "but it is not an obsession".
C&C Group has maintained that it remains strongly-placed to participate in the current round of consolidation in the beer industry, despite lining up a sizeable share buyback plan in the coming months.
Anheuser-Busch InBev's Budweiser beer is to change its logo to "America" in a new marketing push described as the brand's "most patriotic summer ever".
Anheuser-Busch InBev has said it remains on track to complete its takeover of SABMiller despite a new delay in South Africa.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has cleared another regulatory hurdle, this time in Australia, in its move to acquire SABMiller.
The CEO of Anheuser-Busch InBev has said he expects growth in China to come from the top end of the company's portfolio, though he warned the market is still under pressure.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has reported a marked fall in first-quarter sales, with net profits plunging on one-off costs related in part to its pending purchase of SABMiller.
Competitive issues among the world's larger brewers may result in a private equity company leading the race for SABMiller's assets in Central & Eastern Europe, an analyst has told just-drinks.
Anheuser-Busch InBev's recent UK acquisition Camden Town Brewery is to expand production to a second north London site.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has bought Italian brewer Birra del Borgo, adding to its portfolio of small European brewers.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has accepted Asahi's offer to acquire SABMiller's European premium brands, as it moves closer to completing its acquisition of SAB.
Anheuser-Busch InBev's UK unit has rolled out twist-off bottle caps for Budweiser in the UK, in what it claims is a first for large brands in the market.
California's Evans Brewing Co has joined the short list of publicly-traded US craft brewers as the industry increasingly seeks out new funds for expansion.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has taken a major step towards securing South African clearance for its takeover of SABMiller.
Anheuser-Busch InBev's US unit has agreed to buy Virginia craft brewer Devils Backbone Brewing Co.
The European Commission has set an initial deadline for its review of Anheuser-Busch InBev's proposed takeover of SABMiller.
As Anheuser-Busch InBev picks up yet another craft brewer ahead of the festive season, you have to wonder about its seemingly scattergun acquisitions strategy. Did the management team get one of those “Beers of the World” boxes at the office Christmas party?
With the Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller deal nicely on its way, the real business can begin in earnest - thinking up a new company name.
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