Australia’s best known beer brands are part of a huge acquisition deal by the Asahi group based in Japan. The deal is expected to be finalised in the first quarter of 2020, as reported by the...

THE Asahi Beverages-owned spiced rum brand Untold is launching ‘Rum for the Restless’ – a collaboration which sees Untold partner with leading Australian bartenders and artists to create bespoke...

A study has found that nine out of 10 of Australia’s highest sales supermarket food and beverage largest food and beverage brands are at least partly foreign-owned. With dairy producer Murray Goulburn...

Japanese beverage giant, Asahi, has acquired AB InBev’s central and eastern European assets which were previously owned by SABMiller. The acquisition cost Asahi US $7.8 billion and covers a variety of...

Water enhancers: the next big thing in Australian soft drinks? ‘Water enhancers’ could be the next big trend in soft drinks in Australia, according to the latest findings from market research organisation...

Australian functional beverage market soars, IBISWorld From time-poor professionals to weekend sports enthusiasts and sleep-deprived students, consumption of functional beverages in Australia is soaring,...

Three senior managers previously working for Fosters will head up the new team for the ales, marketing and distribution of Asahi Super Dry, one of the world’s most sought- after premium beers. Earlier...

The Australian distributorship for Australia’s most popular imported Japanese beer has been lost by Foster’s. The Japanese Asahi Group has appointed its own Australian subsidiary company Independent...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced it will not oppose the proposed acquisition of P&N Beverages Australia by Japanese brewery group Asahi after competition concerns...

Submissions to the ACCC closed on 31 July 2011 for parties interested in relation to the proposed acquisition by Asahi Holdings (Australia) Pty Ltd, the large Japanese beverage maker, of P&N Beverages...