Where is the non-alcoholic beer market heading to? Companies and brands. Baltika as a democratic leader. Heineken – how do you shake up the market and shove up the competitors. AB InBev Efes – premium corner. Non-alcoholic import beer. Non-alcoholic beer - Who drinks it? General conclusions. Summer beer. ...
“Catalogue of Russian Beer Producers 2020” includes 1285 businesses ranging from large subsidiaries of international companies to rather small restaurant and craft breweries.This issue has 171 more breweries compared to 2018 (155 business have been excluded and 326 have been included).Starting from 2019, FTS has been publishing data on excise payments by brewers (delayed by 1.5 years), that can be translated into beer equivalent for most of producers.Depending on the volumes, we ranked the brewers that provided information by 6 groups (see pic.). At one end of the production spectrum there are 2/3 of breweries outputting less than 10 thousand decaliters. Their net share amounts to as little as 0.2% of the total beer output volume. On the other end there are 6 federal groups accounting for almost 80%. ...
Dmitry Nekrasov’s Philosophy — on the Past, Present and Future of Ukrainian Brewing IndustryA meeting with Dmitry Nekrasov always turns into a training course: “Introduction to brewing business“. We are talking to a clever “playing trainer“ a person that can be called a godfather of the Ukrainian craft. He has a dozen of successful projects to his name. Dmitry told us about craft beer in Ukraine, on market cycles, on specifity of operating in retail and HoReCa, on union of Ukrainian brewers and certainly, how a brewery of his own, First Dnipro Brewery is doing.
The market of import beer in Russia: review and databasesThe market of import beer is rapidly growing and changing. But while in the past years it was growing due to brands variety, in 2019 major and affordable brands from TOP-10 were developing actively. It seems that the fact of a brand origin from far abroad counties, even if it is not well known but has moderate price and good distribution provides for million liters of sales in the territory of Russia. Among distributors AB InBev Efes was far behind, yet the role of Baltika and suppliers of the second row got more important. The boom of German brands was followed by stagnation of import from other traditional regions (and Belarus) instead the supplies from Mexico, Lithuania and Asian countries grew considerably.
SABMiller seeks official review of Foster’s accounts
* SABMiller says net debt figures don't meet Australian standards
* Panel to review application to be established on Monday
* SABMiller trying everything it can to keep down price-analyst
Global brewer SABMiller , embroiled in a $10 billion battle to take over Foster's Group , has asked Australia's Takeovers Panel to examine financial statements made by Foster's that it claims are "misleading and deceptive."
SABMiller has made a A$4.90 per share hostile bid for Foster's, Australia's largest brewer, which Foster's board rejected as being too low to be "worth discussing."
Foster's released a statement from the takeover watchdog to the stock exchange on Friday, which said SABMiller had asked the panel to force Foster's to clarify information released in its financial statements.
Analysts said while it was not uncommon for a takeover predator to take issue with comments that a target company makes in relation to the bid, it was more unusual for a suitor to attack its target's accounting methods and profit statements.
"My impression is that they are trying to do everything they can to make sure they don't have to increase their offer price," said Daniel Nelson, an analyst at Constellation Capital Management.
Foster's, the maker of Victoria Bitter, Carlton Draught and Pure Blonde, reported a 9 percent slide in second-half profit on Aug. 23, a rare decline with beer margins falling for the first time in a decade and volumes declining.
In a statement, the Takeovers Panel said SABMiller claimed that Foster's had made "misleading and deceptive" statements in its profit announcement last month.
SABMiller argued there was "no reasonable basis" for several forward-looking statements made in Foster's results presentation, according to the Takeovers Panel.
SABMiller also claimed that the net debt figures published by Foster's did not meet Australian accounting standards.
George Durbridge, acting counsel on the Takeovers Panel, said the body would assemble a panel of experts on Monday to review the application by SABMiller.
If the panel decides to review the merits of SABMiller's claims, a final decision on the case could come within two weeks, he told Reuters.
A spokesman for Foster's said the brewer could make no comments on the claims by SABMiller because the matter was before the Takeovers Panel.
SABMiller, the world's second-largest brewer, took its offer directly to shareholders last month after the Foster's board rejected its initial approach. Shareholders are hoping for an offer above A$5 a share.
SABMiller, which makes Peroni, Grolsch and Miller Lite, has long been seen as the favourite to take over Foster's given the lack of potential rivals and the London-based brewer's desire to have a range of global businesses.
Shares in Foster's ended flat at A$4.86 on Friday, below the A$4.90 offer from SABMiller, but outperforming a broader market down 1.5 percent.
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