RIO DE JANEIRO, July 11- Anheuser-Busch InBev SA, the world's largest brewer, sees great growth opportunities in Asia but prospects are lukewarm in Africa, Chief Executive Carlos Brito said on Friday. "Our culture is focused on Latin America and Asia. Brito said AB InBev has businesses with great potential in Vietnam, India, Hong Kong, Japan and Australia.» Read More
A new aloe vera liqueur called Chareau makes for light, fresh summer cocktails.
The New York State Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that New York City's ban on big sodas, which was blocked by lower courts, is illegal.
Nik Modi, RBC Capital, discusses consolidation in the beer industry and the U.S. consumer's preference into higher price-point beers.
June 26- Private-label food retailer TreeHouse Foods Inc is in late-stage talks to acquire Flagstone Foods, a maker of dried fruits and nuts, for between $800 million and $900 million, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
NEW YORK, June 26- Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's plan to ban large sugary drinks from restaurants and other businesses was rejected on Thursday by the state's high court, which ruled the local health board overstepped its authority in approving the regulation.
June 25- A federal appeals court in Chicago said auditor Grant Thornton LLP must again face a lawsuit over its alleged role in the collapse of Italian dairy company Parmalat SpA, while lamenting that its decision puts the nearly 10- year-old case on the brink of starting anew.
To unlock the Molson Canadian fridge, all you have to do is sing a song—specifically, the Canadian national anthem.
HONG KONG, June 24- China shares ended higher on Tuesday, with strong gains in makers of the country's fiery liquor baijiu led by Kweichow Moutai after media reports that some local governments have introduced policies to support the sector. The CSI300 of the leading Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share listings also advanced 0.5 percent.
June 23- U.S. authorities have sought information from Dean Foods Co and Clorox Co in connection with an insider-trading investigation of billionaire investor Carl Icahn, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
CAIRO/ DUBAI, June 22- Saudi Arabia's Almarai, the Gulf's biggest dairy company, and U.S. soft drinks giant PepsiCo will invest at least $345 million in Egypt over the next five years, the Saudi firm said on Sunday.
Discussing the best trades in the beverage industry right now, with Caroline Levy, CLSA beverage analyst.
PARIS, June 19- Nestle is trimming its huge range of businesses and pushing deeper into niche medical products to improve returns, but the food and beverage giant still likes its heft. But last year Nestle missed its long-term forecast for sales growth of 5 to 6 percent.
The American Homebrewers Association said voters named Russian River Brewing Co.'s Pliny the Elder as the "Best Commercial Beer in America" for the sixth year in a row.
PARIS, June 18- Japan's Ajinomoto Co may not have found a partner in French ingredients company Diana Group, but unlike the famous Paul Anka love song- a favourite of CEO Masatoshi Ito- the food company is moving on, and looking for other deals.
MEXICO CITY, June 17- Coffee farmers in Mexico and Central America should see output rise by at least 10 percent next season as the mostly arabica growing region begins to recover from a devastating fungal outbreak, the top regional coffee buyer for Starbucks Corp said on Tuesday.
ST PETERSBURG, Russia, June 17- Denmark's Carlsberg will keep its breweries in Russia running even though most are operating at reduced capacity, despite other brewers closing plants as Western sanctions over Ukraine hamper an already faltering economy.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 16- The storm of bad publicity that hit confectioner Cadbury in Malaysia after its chocolates tested positive for traces of pork highlights the costly, religious minefield food companies must navigate as they rush to tap the surging $1 trillion global halal market.
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Gin's popularity is rebounding, in cocktails and on liquor store shelves. Even gin haters may want to give it another chance.
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery Founder and President Sam Calagione is setting off to sea to promote a venture with Woolrich and the brewery's new inn.