US: Anheuser-Busch InBev, Modelo deal under threat - analyst

By James Wilmore | 16 January 2013

Anheuser-Busch InBev's bid to acquire the rest of Grupo Modelo could collapse due to "draconian" measures that US regulators are insisting on, according to an analyst.

just-drinks articles are only available to registered users and members.

Join now for increased access

There are various access options to choose from. All provide instant access to the latest news, insight and expert analysis.

If you’re already a member, login here.

Anheuser-Busch InBev's bid to acquire the rest of Grupo Modelo could collapse due to "draconian" measures that US regulators are insisting on, according to an analyst.

  • Unlimited access to all the latest global beverage news and insight
  • Expert analysis that puts the news into context
  • Exclusive interviews with leading industry figures
  • Monthly management briefings with detailed analysis on hot topics
  • Personalised RSS feeds and email newsletters
  • 10-year archive of news, insight and intelligence
  • Discounts on just-drinks market research
  • Plus much more

If you’re already a member, login here

Not what you were looking for?

Search just-drinks:

More articles related to this one

Analysis - Group Modelo to fare worse than Heineken after Mexico probe
Grupo Modelo is likely to be worse affected than its rival Heineken by the opening up of Mexico's beer market, according to an analyst.

MEXICO: SABMiller attacks beer market ruling
SABMiller subsidiary, Miller Trading Company, has hit out at Mexico's competition authorities arguing its settlement with two rival brewers does not go far enough and still leaves the country's beer market "anti-competitive".

In the Spotlight - Mexico's beer market probe
Just how good are Heineken and Anheuser-Busch InBev at sticking to their commitments? That's the question SABMiller will be asking itself this week after Mexico's competition authorities finally answered the brewer's long-standing plea to review its rivals' alleged monopolising of the country's beer market.

Market research related to this article

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV/SA : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Report
Canadean's "Anheuser-Busch InBev NV/SA : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Report" contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile contains a company overview, key facts,major product...

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV in Alcoholic Drinks (USA)
Anheuser-Busch InBev (A-B InBev) is facing challenges in the mature US beer category by focusing on premium and craft beer. As the US Justice Department precluded A-B InBev from controlling the lucrative Modelo brands in the US, the company will push...

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV in Beer (World)
A-B InBev is the leading global brewer with 18% of global beer volumes, and the company is well placed to take advantage of expected volume growth in emerging markets, especially in Mexico following its Modelo acquisition, and value growth in high-ma...

just-drinks tagline

Not a member? Join here

Decrease font sizeDecrease font sizeDecrease font size Increase font sizeIncrease font sizeIncrease font size Comment on this article Email this to a friend Print this page