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...

Singapore food and beverage company Fraser and Neave has expressed interest in acquiring South Africa’s SABMiller’s Peroni and Grolsch beer brands in Europe.   The expression of interest is occurring...

Coopers has continued to grow, despite general Australian beer downturn Australian beer company Coopers Brewery enjoyed record beer sales for the 2013 calendar year, moving beyond the 70 million litre...

Formerly the largest-selling Australian beer in the world, the Foster’s brand has continued to suffer despite the optimism for improved sales that were anticipated in Australia after the South African...

There has been a mixed response to the Australian federal government’s announcement of a $25 million incentive for sporting codes to end their alcohol sponsorship agreements. While twelve organisations...

Perth-based brewer Little World Beverages (LWB), the owner of craft beer brands Little Creatures and White Rabbit, is now valued at more than $380 million after a foreign takeover offer by Japanese-owned...

Does the future of Australia’s new generation of brewers lie in the hands of our successful winemakers? This is the question small Australian brewers are now asking following the move by Casella Wines...

Rosemount is getting a brand makeover. Treasury Wine Estates will be relaunching its Rosemount wine label and has signed a sponsorship deal with the Australian Football League (AFL) in a bid to freshen...

Thunder Road Brewing, a microbrewery based in Brunswick, Melbourne, has taken Foster’s to court over more than 50 heritage Australian beer trademarks including Victoria Lager, McCracken’s Invalid...

Foster’s new chief Ari Mervis told investors this week that SABMiller, which acquired the Australian brewer in December last year, plans to make Foster’s the biggest selling brewer in Australia. Foster’s...