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By Owain Johnson Venezuelan brewing giant Empresas Polar has written to Peruvian regulators requesting that they prevent Colombia's Bavaria from increasing its stake in local brewer Backus & Johnston. Both Polar and Bavaria hold stakes in Backus and the Venezuelan company is concerned Bavaria's decision to increase its take could be the prelude to a takeover bid for the Peruvian brewer.


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