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Mega-brew merger puts UK jobs at risk as London head office closure confirmed Subscription

26 Aug 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

AB InBev’s buyout of UK-listed SABMiller is “likely” to involve the loss of UK roles after the offer document today confirmed the plan to established the merged entity’s global HQ in Leuven, Belgium.


High Court backs SABMiller’s request to split crucial merger vote Subscription

23 Aug 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The UK High Court has approved SABMiller’s plan to hold two separate shareholder votes on the AB InBev takeover deal, potentially putting the global mega-deal under threat.

Peroni beer

No judgement yet in SABMiller takeover court case Subscription

22 Aug 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

SABMiller has announced that the UK High Court case examining its proposal to hold two separate shareholder votes on the AB InBev takeover offer will not be concluded today.

Kraft Heinz

OC&C Global 50: The 3G Capital/Berkshire Hathaway model Subscription

11 Jul 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The relentless focus on the bottom line of 3G Capital and Berkshire Hathaway-owned fmcg giants is become increasingly influential in an industry struggling for volume growth.

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AB InBev/SAB megabrew faces nailbiting progress to completion Subscription

02 Aug 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The historic brewing mega-deal looks back on. But it is not out of the woods yet.

Punk IPA Brew Dog beer will produce spirits

Big brewers aren't ruining craft beer - they're helping it Subscription

15 Jul 2016 | By Rob Brown

Recent craft sales include Camden Town Brewery’s to AB InBev and Meantime’s to Asahi


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Climate change, Defra, and Andrea Leadsom Subscription

28 Jul 2016

Sir, Defra is one organisation that could really benefit from a Brexiteer at its helm

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The thirst for new craft beers may run its course Subscription

20 Jul 2016

Will there really be growing demand for as long as producers of all scales offer something ‘new’?


Responsible work on antibiotics should be recognised Subscription

07 Jul 2016

Over the past five years the UK has reduced antibiotic use in the poultry meat sector by 44%

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