*79 bln pound deal would be biggest takeover of UK company. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, July 29- The board of brewer SABMiller will recommend its shareholders approve a sweetened takeover offer by Anheuser-Busch InBev, the company said on Friday, capping a week of high drama about the fate of the consumer industry's biggest-ever merger. Its earlier offer had been made less... » Read More
This list represents the largest capital commitments raised by private U.S. companies actively listed on equity crowdfunding platforms.
Alexander Gunz, fund manager at Heptagon Capital, discusses why wine is not a good investment.
Anheuser-Busch InBev is buying Seattle-based Elysian Brewing Company for an undisclosed amount.
Lagunitas Brewing Co. founder and CEO Tony Magee sued rival Sierra Nevada over its new IPA logo. However, backlash from customers on social media convinced him to drop the case.
Activist investor Nelson Peltz stepped up his fight to break up the company, as his Trian Fund nominated himself and three other members to the board.
Constellation Brands raised its full-year earnings forecast after reporting higher-than-expected quarterly sales and profit.
Coca-Cola says the cuts will help "streamline and simplify our structure."
Will a lost puppy, Clydesdales and Pac-Man be the winning combination this Super Bowl? Anheuser-Busch hopes so.
Constellation Brands CEO Rob Sands discusses the most popular alcoholic beverages among consumers now.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides insight to data showing champagne sales are closely correlated with incomes and consumer sentiment.
There's no need to spend $100 or more for a bottle of Champagne. Even a $9 bargain pick can offer value—if you don't make common serving mistakes.
CNBC's Sara Eisen takes a looks at how consumer demand and innovation is driving big change in the beverage industry.
Recipe for a great holiday gift: Add one of these bottles. Pour. Serve.
A vodka cocktail served in one of Icelandair's hotels was named 'Apartheid.'
Tonight is the most popular night for the Christmas office party. Dustin MacMillan, head of creative at Hix Restaurant Group, shows you how to make a straight up martini, made from cow's milk vodka; and a traditional boozy eggnog to get you in the festive mood.
From an investment perspective, how can you find opportunity in popular festive cocktails? Trevor Stirling, European beverages analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, says we've moved away from gummy bear and cookie dough flavoured vodkas, towards flavoured whisky.
Olly Wehring, managing editor at Just-Drinks, says the popularity of whisky in TV programs such as Mad Men is helping the spirit's fortunes.
Sales for whiskey continue to rise, as do the number of craft distilleries popping up across the country.
The best way to celebrate a successful year on Wall Street is to have a celebratory toast. Here are some drink suggestions.
Starbucks has opened its first Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room in Seattle. "Fast Money" trader likes the stock on its store expansion strategy, and cost efficiency.