Heineken's announcement earlier today of an approach by SABMiller confirms what some observers have warned in recent months: The 'Mega-Merge...
To many observers, the endgame for 'Mega Merger' began today. With SABMiller being outed for approaching Heineken about a takeover, the over...
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Last week, MillerCoors unveiled the biggest brand launch in its five-and-a-half year history: Miller Fortune, a beer designed to take on the spirits market. But, how will this strategy play out, and what else does the brewing JV have in store to rescue its flagging volumes? Here, in the first part of an exclusive two-part interview just-drinks deputy editor James Wilmore tackles the US firm's sales president, Ed McBrien.
Anheuser-Busch has voiced its concern over the US National Football League's (NFL) handling of allegations of domestic violence and child abuse by current players.
Heineken has confirmed it has received a takeover approach from SABMiller but that the proposal is “non-actionable”.
Anheuser-Busch InBev has declined to comment on reports that it is in talks with banks about financing a deal for its rival SABMiller.
Anheuser-Busch is trialling a Facebook marketing initiative that gives consumers the chance to buy a beer for a friend via the social networking site.
Both Heineken and SABMiller have declined to comment on reports linking the two brewers to takeover negotiations.
Here's what happened on just-drinks last week, featuring a brouhaha over beer ingredients, Scotch and the independence question, and our global gin report.
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