SABMiller's Delta sees depressed volumes

2015-04-15 07:45

Analysts say SABMiller's Zimbabwean unit Delta's depressed update is no surprise as Zimbabwean consumers are hard-pressed for cash.

E-cigarettes, Spotify enter UK inflation basket

2015-03-17 14:45

The price of electronic cigarettes, craft beer and subscriptions to Spotify will go into calculations of British inflation for the first time.

SABMiller Zim sales hit by flatlining economy

2015-01-20 14:25

SABMiller's Zimbabwean unit Delta Corporation has reported a 20% sales drop for the first nine months to December as consumers feel the pinch of a weak economy.

Open up to our beer, EU tells Japan

2014-11-19 14:45

Japan and the European Union’s possible deal could result in the world’s biggest free trade deals if Tokyo and Brussels are to agree, says the EU document.

Zim favours traditional beer as economy sinks

2014-11-13 12:00

Zimbabweans have turned to traditional beer consumption as the country’s economy continues to head south, results from SABMiller's ZImbabwe unit Delta show.

SABMiller's Zim beer sales plunge

2014-10-13 15:45

SABMiller's Zimbabwean affiliate Delta Corporation has reported a 25% drop in lager sales as slower economic growth hit demand for beer.

SABMiller shares soar on takeover news

2014-09-15 15:00

Shares in SABMiller have jumped 12% following a report that rival Anheuser-Busch InBev was talking to banks about financing a possible $122bn takeover bid.

Dire economy knocks SABMiller Zim unit

2014-07-23 13:15

Delta Corporation, the Zimbabwe-based unit of SABMiller, has reported a 21% drop in first-quarter lager volumes due to a slowdown in consumer spending.

SABMiller earnings hit by forex rates

2014-05-22 09:34

SABMiller has reported a 1% rise in full-year earnings as depreciation of currencies reduced earnings, and forecast another year of tough trading.

SABMiller revenue up on higher sales

2014-04-15 09:23

Brewer SABMiller has posted a 3% rise in full-year revenue helped by sales volume increases, and says it is reviewing its Tsogo Sun Holdings stake.


Fokofpolisiekar launches second craft beer, Antibiotika

2015-03-18 05:00

Fokofpolisiekar launched another beer, Antibiotika India Pale Ale, the second in their series of four craft beers.

SABMiller eyes growth opportunities in Africa

2015-03-09 11:20

SABMiller sees more affordable beer and middle class aspirations as the biggest growth opportunities in Africa.

UK pub group ends Heineken deal after row

2014-12-10 08:09

British pub group Wetherspoon says it will no longer sell Heineken drinks at any of its pubs after a disagreement with the Dutch brewer over pricing in Ireland.

Soweto brewer chases township roots

2014-11-18 06:00

While craft beer has found an audience among affluent whites, one microbrewer reckons he can bring it to a new market: the growing black middle class.

SABMiller beer sale trend worsens

2014-10-14 13:15

Poor weather in China has hit SABMiller's lager sales in the second quarter, though higher prices and a jump in soft drink sales have helped boost revenues.

Africa ops to lift SABMiller, say experts

2014-10-08 19:01

Lager volumes for brewer SABMiller's Africa operations could have risen by 3.2% in the half-year period to end-September, say analysts at Renaissance Capital.

SAB revives Fransen Street brewery

2014-08-29 20:00

SA Breweries has revived the Fransen Street brewery to launch a speciality beer brand, the company says.

SABMiller saving costs for tough trade

2014-05-22 13:28

Global brewer SABMiller has announced a new cost-savings target to help cushion it against difficult trading in a range of markets.

African troubles hamper SABMiller sales

2014-04-15 12:34

SABMiller has posted a modest rise in full-year lager sales volumes following troubles in a number of African markets.

SABMiller's Zim unit hit by slower spend

2014-04-10 12:58

SABMiller's Zimbabwe-based unit Delta Corporation will report an 18% drop in full-year lager beer volumes, amid bleak economic prospects for the country.

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