Consumption of locally brewed beer and spirits in the national capital has registered a decline, whereas intake of Indian-made foreign liquor has slightly increased here during 2014-15, an official data revealed today. (more…)
More Saigon beer products are expected to be shipped to the US, following the takeover of the US distributor Heritage Beverage. (more…)
The import volume of beer to China increased by 42.5% and amounting to 4.24 mln. liters in October 2015. These figures confirm the tendency of rapid growth of the market share of imported beer that dates back to 2014 continues unabated today. (more…)
Spanish beer giant Mahou SA is eying a potential launch of San Miguel beer to boost its presence in the Indian market. Mahou, which owns he trademark in Europe, has had early discussions with San Miguel Corporation (SMC) of Philippines in this regard. (more…)
Sabeco is the biggest Vietnamese beer maker, with a 46-per-cent market share. The Hanoi Beer Alcohol and Beverage Joint Stock Corporation (Habeco) accounts for 17.3 per cent of the market.
The local beer market is set to face tough competition due to a rising number of foreign brewers moving into the market after Viet Nam joins the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), experts said. (more…)
Guinness Anchor Bhd (GAB) does not expect any major shift in business directions following the takeover of its holdings company GAPL Pte Ltd by Heineken NV last October.
GAB MD Hans Essaadi said despite having a new parent entity, GAB is committed towards its business model which has propelled it to become a leading brewer in the market with a strong product line. (more…)
Gold Medal Taiwan Beer, a century-old brand brewed by the state-owned Taiwan Tobacco & Liquor Corp., will open a brewery in Vietnam in the near future, a source familiar with the matter was quoted as saying by China Post on December 14. (more…)
China Resources Beer (Holdings) Co. will soon ask investment banks to pitch for a role advising on options for its Chinese brewery joint venture with SABMiller Plc, people with knowledge of the matter said. (more…)
Some believe there is nothing finer than swigging barely-chilled Yanjing beer straight from the bottle, sat on a stool on a Beijing side street, eating skewers of barbecued mutton of questionable origin. (more…)
Aritro Mukherjee, an IT consultant at Salt Lake’s Sector V, is out with friends for a quick weekend afternoon drink. Their poison? Beer. Saathi Agarwal, a partner at a beauty products startup, is also sipping beer at a cosy lounge on a pleasant November afternoon. Beer? In November? The truth is, many Kolkatans have got rid of their seasonal hangover when it comes to beer, and the November nip hasn’t caused any dip in sales. (more…)