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Daily Archive: February 5, 2013

ABI-Modelo Deal Could Be Salvaged With Brewery Disposals, Analysts Say

Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) faces several unpalatable options following the Justice Department’s move to block ABI’s proposed $20 billion acquisition of the 50% of Grupo Modelo it doesn’t already own. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 5, 2013

•Diageo has received an observation letter from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) regarding its $2.1 billion plan to acquire a majority stake in United Spirits Ltd. (USL). Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for February 5, 2013

•Colorado’s New Belgium Brewing has unveiled its 2013 sour beer offerings, Transatlantique Kriek and La Folie. Continue reading →

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