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Asahi becomes top beer in Japan despite decline in sales.

Asahi becomes top beer in Japan despite decline in sales.

TOKYO (Kyodo) — Asahi Breweries Ltd. recaptured Japan’s beer market leadership in 2010, garnering a 37.5 percent market share after falling to second place in the previous year, according to data released Monday by the nation’s top five beer brewers. Total shipments of beer and beer-like drinks last year declined 2.8 percent from a year […] [...more]

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Tsingtao & Asahi to create joint Procurement & Production strategies

Tsingtao & Asahi to create joint Procurement & Production strategies

Tsingtao Brewery Co Ltd, China's second-largest beer brewer, and Japanese alcoholic beverage producer Asahi Breweries Ltd held a news conference in Tokyo on Wednesday to consolidate their cooperation, sources reported. [...more]

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Tsingtao 68% net Profit increase for first half year – Sales up 15%

Tsingtao 68% net Profit increase for first half year – Sales up 15%

China’s leading beer maker Tsingtao Brewery Co brewed up a 68 percent jump in net profit in the first half of this year as it sold more beer following a series of mergers and acquisitions. The nation’s biggest brewery by market value said Friday its first-half profit rose to 639.8 million yuan (US$94 million) from […] [...more]

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Asahi to buy Schweppes Beverages in Australia

Asahi to buy Schweppes Beverages in Australia

Cadbury and Asahi Breweries have entered into a definitive sale and purchase agreement for the Schweppes Beverages business in Australia for a total consideration in cash of approximately GBP550m. [...more]

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AB-InBev to sell more Oriental assets?

AB-InBev to sell more Oriental assets?

Asahi Breweries Ltd and South Korea's Lotte Group are in talks on a joint acquisition of No. 2 South Korean brewer Oriental Brewery Co in a deal believed to be in excess of $1Billion. [...more]

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More Chinese Whispers

More Chinese Whispers

Carlos Brito, chief executive officer for Anheuser-Busch InBev, said that despite the recent sale of the majority of their holding in Tsingtao Brewery the group was nonetheless strongly committed to China, which he said represented the world’ s largest beer market. [...more]

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A-B-InBev sells stake in Tsingtao

A-B-InBev sells stake in Tsingtao

Anheuser-Busch InBev said Friday it will sell most of its stake in China's biggest brewer Tsingtao to Asahi [...more]

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