Union de Cervecerias Peruanas Backus y Johnston (Backus) is looking to expand sales of ts Cusquena beer brand in the UK and US.

The brand is currently sold in Manchester, in the UK, but local press quoted Backus marketing manager Luis Larrabure as saying sales had now started in Leeds and Liverpool.

In the US, the ocmany wants to expand sales in New York, New Jersey and Los Angeles.

Press reports said Backus is expected to launch an ad campaigns in those cities in the near future.