US: Redhook to prevail after merger, says A-B

By just-drinks.com editorial team | 5 January 2007

Redhook Ale Brewery is expected to be "the surviving company" should it merge with Widmer Brothers Brewing Co., according to Anheuser-Busch, which holds significant stakes in both US craft brewers. A-B, which owns a 34% stake in Redhook and 39.5% in Widmer, said it could take part in the talks.

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Redhook Ale Brewery is expected to be "the surviving company" should it merge with Widmer Brothers Brewing Co., according to Anheuser-Busch, which holds significant stakes in both US craft brewers. A-B, which owns a 34% stake in Redhook and 39.5% in Widmer, said it could take part in the talks.

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