Brewer expects no improvement in Australia for another two years
November 26th, 2012

Brewer expects no improvement in Australia for another two years

Declaring its results at the weekend, the world’s second largest brewing company, SABMiller announced a 17% increase in first half earnings thanks to market gains in Latin America and Africa.

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Moa offer all snapped up
November 14th, 2012

Moa offer all snapped up

It must be the current glamour of craft beer, as it certainly wasn’t projected profits that resulted in a successful public offer by Marlborough brewer, Moa.

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Moa lines up for public money
October 2nd, 2012

Moa lines up for public money

In a new twist on the established brand building business model, Moa beer is seeking to raise NZ$15 million in a public float planned for later this month.

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AB InBev complete Mexican deal
July 2nd, 2012

AB InBev complete Mexican deal

The world’s largest brewer, Anheuser Busch InBev, has announced its purchase of a controlling interest in Mexican brewer Grupo Modelo for US$20.1 billion. The takeover was anticipated early last week and was finalised on Friday.

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June 6th, 2012

Coke aims to be a force in NZ beer market

Coca-Cola Amatil has signalled its intention to become active in the New Zealand beer market with the brands of its international brewing partners, Molson Coors.

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Coopers takes over from Fosters brewing Danish
May 10th, 2012

Coopers takes over from Fosters brewing Danish

South Australian brewer Coopers has taken over brewing Carlsberg for the Australian market.

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Authentic beer is booming worldwide
April 20th, 2012

Authentic beer is booming worldwide

The shift from industrial beer brands to authentic local brews was one of the features of the international beer market prior to the economic meltdown of five years ago.

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Fosters promises a miracle
April 2nd, 2012

Fosters promises a miracle

The new owners of Australia’s largest beer producer, Fosters, have promised a miracle in performance over the next five years.

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Lion Australia adds Corona to portfolio
March 13th, 2012

Lion Australia adds Corona to portfolio

Lion has taken the Corona beer agency after its Mexican owner, Grupo Modelo, decided to end its agreement with Foster’s in Australia.

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Coke says ‘no’ to spirits deal
March 7th, 2012

Coke says ‘no’ to spirits deal

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has decided against exercising its right to purchase Foster’s spirits brands. The option was part of the deal CCA did with SABMiller during that company’s takeover of Foster’s brewing division.

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Will Coke join New Zealand beer battle?
February 23rd, 2012

Will Coke join New Zealand beer battle?

As the battle for share of New Zealand’s draught beer market hots up, there is a suggestion from Australia that the three-way contest could be about to gain an extra competitor.

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December 12th, 2011

Big brewer puts Australia in Asia

The announcement of a new chief executive officer for Australia’s biggest brewer, Fosters, has revealed new owner, SABMiller’s strategy to establish the company as a significant player in the Asian market.

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