AB InBev agrees terms of £71bn SABMiller takeover Subscription
AB InBev has today reached an agreement to acquire SABMiller for £71bn, after the board of the smaller company accepted an offer worth £44 a share.
The brand is also bringing back its cork-stopped 75cl sharing bottle format
SABMiller has more than doubled its targeted cost savings over the next five years in latest move in the escalating takeover battle with AB InBev.
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