AB InBev proves cost cuts can boost profit

2017-07-27 20:45

Anheuser-Busch InBev has set a high bar for other consumer-product companies seeking to boost profitability through cost cuts as they try to keep activist investors at bay.

How SABMiller turned constraints into global strengths

2017-06-19 07:34

The development trajectory of SABMiller peaked with the 2016 $104bn merger with Anheuser-Busch InBev. Behind it lies an extraordinary journey, writes Professor John Luiz.

Tobacco company biggest listing on JSE - report

2017-05-01 13:26

A consumer goods company is the biggest company listed on the JSE for the decade between 2006 and 2016, according to a report by Investment Firm BayHill Company.

New deal will keep Miller beer in SA

2017-03-06 09:57

Heineken South Africa and Molson Coors International have announced that from April 1 Miller Genuine Draft will be distributed in South Africa by Heineken.

Japan beermaker to buy SABMiller brands for R106bn - report

2016-12-13 08:03

Asahi Breweries has agreed to buy SABMiller’s eastern European assets from AB InBev for 900 billion yen (R106bn), the Nikkei newspaper has reported.

SABMiller Zim unit down on dollar crunch

2016-10-17 11:01

Zimbabwean brewer Delta Corporation has announced an 8% revenue drop for the half-year to end-September and a drop in beer volumes on the back of a dollar crunch.

SABMiller deal boosts net reserves to $42bn

2016-10-07 11:24

South Africa's net foreign reserves have increased to $41.953bn in September from $40.795bn the previous month on the SABMiller/Anheuser-Busch InBev deal.

Remgro to raise R9.9bn as Johann Rupert mulls Distell deal

2016-09-28 11:10

Remgro plans to raise over R9.9bn as the company controlled by billionaire Johann Rupert considers deals, including a right to buy SABMiller's stake in Distell Group.

Rand races to month high amid SABMiller inflows talk

2016-09-21 11:15

The rand has gained 1% to R13.76/$, bringing the advance in the past six days to 4.5%, the longest winning streak since March 2014.

Ab InBev plans to cut 5500 jobs after SABMiller takeover

2016-08-26 11:37

AB InBev is expecting to cut about 3% of its enlarged workforce in the three years after its takeover of SABMiller as it seeks to maximise savings from the merger.


REVEALED: The world's richest companies

2017-07-15 10:00

Only three JSE listed companies made it into the top 100 richest companies list, as Apple once again claimed top spot.

Coca-Cola sells stake in Appletiser to African Pioneer

2017-05-08 11:16

Coca-Cola Beverages SA has sold 17.5% of its shareholding in Appletiser SA to black owned investment company African Pioneer Group.

AB InBev set to spur growth of beer brands

2017-04-23 06:53

Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) is looking to bring its Budweiser, Stella Artois and Corona beer brands to the local market and the rest of Africa.

AB InBev offers SAB managers severance packages amid changes

2017-01-23 14:26

Anheuser-Busch InBev has offered SA Breweries managers voluntary severance packages, as the global conglomerate begins merging operations between the two massive firms.

AB InBev reports surprise earnings drop

2016-10-28 10:01

Anheuser-Busch InBev has reported a drop in third-quarter profit and cut its revenue forecast on a slump in Brazil, spoiling its first set of results since the SABMiller takeover.

It's official: Goodbye SABMiller. Hello AB InBev

2016-10-11 08:52

Anheuser-Busch InBev has announced the successful completion of the business combination with SABMiller.

Anheuser-Busch InBev clinches R1.4trn SABMiller deal

2016-09-28 13:00

Anheuser-Busch InBev has clinched its $103bn takeover of SABMiller after the British brewer’s investors approved the deal, sealing the union of the world’s two biggest beermakers.

Most SABMiller votes said to back AB InBev takeover bid

2016-09-27 15:47

Most SABMiller investors voting by proxy have supported Anheuser-Busch InBev’s R1.4bn takeover offer in advance of a shareholder meeting.

Heineken takes on SAB in SA

2016-09-14 07:06

Heineken’s recent introduction of Sol Mexican lager to South Africa forms part of a plan to boost its market share in a country dominated by soon-to-be-acquired SABMiller.

AB InBev vote: SABMiller investors to be treated separately

2016-08-23 13:16

A high court has ruled that SABMiller’s two biggest investors should be treated separately to others when voting on Anheu ser-Busch InBev NV’s takeover offer.

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