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Andy Morton | 30 Aug 2018

China's two biggest brewers have posted first-half sales rises as consumers increasingly move to premium beers, according to a report.


Andy Morton | 3 May 2018

C&C Group has secured the UK & Ireland distribution rights to Tsingtao after the Chinese beer brand parted company with Halewood Wines & Spirits.


Andy Morton | 5 Jan 2018

Tsingtao Brewery has admitted it will raise prices on some of its products amid reports that China’s brewers are being forced to take action because of packaging cost increases.


Lucy Britner | 20 Dec 2017

Asahi Group Holdings has agreed to sell its stake in China's Tsingtao Brewery Co.


Olly Wehring | 16 Oct 2017

Asahi Group Holdings has started the wheels rolling on a potential divestment of its stake in China's Tsingtao Brewery Co.


Andy Morton | 31 Mar 2017

Tsingtao Brewery has posted a 39% plunge in full-year net profits as the company confirmed a profits warning issued last week.


Andy Morton | 23 Mar 2017

Tsingtao Brewery has warned full-year profits will be down by almost two-fifths in the Chinese brewer's starkest admission yet of its problems.


Andy Morton | 9 Feb 2017

Carlsberg is the "logical buyer" for Asahi's Tsingtao stake if the 20% interest goes on sale, an analyst has said.


Andy Morton | 31 Aug 2016

Tsingtao Brewery's first half profits slumped 11% as China's second-largest brewery suffered amid weak consumer spending in the country, according to a report.


Andy Morton | 30 Mar 2016

China's Tsingtao Brewery has posted a sharp drop in profits after volume declines outpaced the struggling Chinese beer market's average.


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Olly Wehring | 3 Nov 2015

Suntory has pulled out of its two Chinese joint ventures with Tsingtao Brewery.


Andy Morton | 16 Oct 2015

Tough competition in the Chinese beer market may see Suntory end its partnership with Tsingtao Brewery, according to a report.


Olly Wehring | 3 Jun 2015

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Andy Morton | 26 Jan 2015

Tsingtao's UK distributor, Halewood International, has launched a new campaign for the Chinese beer brand based on the “Eight Immortals” from Chinese mythology.


Andy Morton | 5 Jan 2015

Tsingtao's UK distributor has unveiled limited-edition Chinese New Year packs for the beer.


Olly Wehring | 25 Nov 2014

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James Wilmore | 26 Mar 2014

Tsingtao Brewery Co has seen a healthy rise in full-year profits and gained market share, according to reports.


James Wilmore | 24 Jan 2014

Chinese brewer Tsingtao is aiming to up its UK profile with the launch of a new month-long cinema ad campaign.


James Wilmore | 15 Jan 2014

Anheuser-Busch InBev has declined to comment on reports it is set to acquire China's Ginsber Draft Beer Company for CNY3.8bn (US$630m).


Jacob de Lichtenberg | 11 Dec 2013

Tsingtao Brewery has partnered with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) to become the official sponsor for the AFC Champions League soccer tournament.


James Wilmore | 12 Nov 2013

Carlsberg has declined to comment directly on reports it is eyeing Chinese brewing groups Tsingtao and Beijing Yanjing among its possible acquisition targets, but said Asia remains “an important part” of its M&A agenda.


James Wilmore | 12 Nov 2013

Carlsberg has appointed a former Heinz and Coca-Cola Co executive to head up its Asia unit after the previous incumbent quit earlier this year.

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