Mergers & acquisitions: Latest news and analysis articles
The long-accepted truth for Japan's beer market is that domestic consumption is in long-term decline, forcing the country's brewers to look...
The Brazilian beer market may be able to claim Kirin Holdings as a victim in the coming weeks, but the likelihood of Heineken stepping in to...
The general intention of Japan's drinks companies to break out of their domestic market has been a headline of the last six years, at least....
It is an established fact that, desperate for growth outside of their stagnant home market, Japanese companies have frequently had to pay a...
Yesterday, Gruppo Campari announced an agreement to buy Bulldog Gin. Here, just-drinks talks to brand founder Anshuman Vohra about the transaction.
Sapporo Holdings is one of Japan's biggest alcohol and soft drinks producers and the country's oldest brewer. This month, Andy Morton met with its president, Tsutomu Kamijo, to discuss why he'd like to get his hands on Anheuser-Busch InBev's Pilsner Urquell, the state of play in Vietnam and why even BrewDog's founder gets excited about Sapporo's beer.
Asahi Group Holdings is to take out a EUR7.4bn (US$8bn) loan to help fund its purchase of SABMiller's former central & eastern European beer assets.
The two largest Coca-Cola bottlers in Japan will merge to form one company from 1 April.
E&J Gallo Winery has announced its intended purchase of California’s Stagecoach Vineyard, the "largest contiguous" vineyard in the valley.
The Sidney Frank Importing Co has changed its name to Mast-Jägermeister US to reflect its takeover in 2015 by the German owners of the liqueur brand.
Heineken has said proceeds from a new US$1.75bn fund-raising effort could go towards future acquisitions.
Portland-based Eastside Distilling has acquired local bottler MotherLode Craft Distilling.
Today is SABMiller's final day. Some time this evening, Brussel's time, the second-biggest brewer in the world will be subsumed into the biggest, creating a beer behemoth of unprecedented proportions.
This may have slipped under the wire at the end of last year, but could a pre-Christmas HR announcement signal Boston Beer Co's preparedness for a sale?
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