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News Briefs for March 19, 2018

•Spanish sparkling wine producer Freixenet has sold a controlling stake to Germany’s Henkell following lengthy negotiations. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 19, 2018

News Briefs for December 15, 2016

•Anheuser-Busch InBev has agreed to sell its 26.4% stake in South Africa’s Distell, gained in its $100 billion acquisition of SABMiller, in a move the country’s regulators mandated in order to clear the SABMiller deal. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 15, 2016

News Briefs for December 13, 2016

•Whisky Advocate has named Yoichi Single Malt as its Japanese Whisky of the Year. Yoichi Single Malt is 45% abv and retails at $80 a bottle. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 13, 2016

ABI Cements Its Dominance With SABMiller Deal, But Faces Challenges Ahead

The news that Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) has finally corralled longtime takeover target SABMiller signals a watershed event in the global beer industry’s long-term consolidation movement. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 29, 2016

Anheuser-Busch InBev Acquires SpikedSeltzer, Entering Emerging Category

Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) has made a move into the burgeoning hard seltzer category, acquiring SpikedSeltzer marketer Boathouse Beverage for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 12, 2016

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 9, 2016

•As it awaits final approval on its acquisition of SABMiller, Anheuser-Busch InBev has reportedly made a much smaller purchase. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 9, 2016

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