AMSTERDAM— Dutch brewer Heineken NV says it has sold its packaging business in Mexico to Crown Holdings Inc. of the U.S. for $1.23 billion to reduce debt. Philadelphia- based Crown said the deal will make it the second-largest beer and soft drink can producer in the United States and the maker of 20 percent of all cans globally.» Read More
MillerCoors' Blue Moon Brewery's new beer is the result of a yearlong contest timed to roll out on the day of the blue moon.
Dale Katechis became the first craft brewery in the country to put craft beer exclusively in a can.
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is reportedly looking into whether the multi-billion dollar energy drink industry overstated the health benefits of its products, and understated the role of caffeine. Meme Roth, National Action Against Obesity, and Jeff Stier, The National Center for Public Policy Research, offer insight.
Summer may be over, but Corona wants to keep you thinking about its brand.
Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer including "Beer-acrocy In Action."
Paul Walsh, CEO of Diageo, offers insight on the company's growth forecast and earnings. Shares are up by 40 percent in the last year driven, in part, by torrid growth in Latin America.
Christie's Sold $820,000 worth of wine in an online-only sale, setting the stage for more auctions to be held online.
Beer brewer Heineken is edging closer to acquiring Asia Pacific Breweries as the company’s first half profits disappointed on Wednesday, but an analyst warns that it could get tougher for the industry as takeovers reach a saturation point.
Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits as we head into the weekend, including "craft beer" being added to the dictionary and questions around the safety of plastic kegs.
It’s an age-old battle. “Miller Time” versus “The King of Beers.” Typically the stuff of TV ads, this week it played out on the presidential campaign trail.
Joergen Buhl Rasmussen, CEO of Carlsberg, told CNBC that their Western European business was impacted by the wet weather in Europe in quarter two, but investments in the brand were paying off.
A new study shows that curbing sales of junk food and sugary drinks at schools may help slow the spread of childhood obesity. Will this study boost efforts by cities across the U.S. to restrict super-sized beverages? Justin Wilson, Center for Consumer Freedom, and Jim Copland, Manhattan Institute, discuss.
Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits, including booming beer sales, a Super PAC to raise beer money, and a brewer giving free beer when it rains. I'll drink to that.
Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits, including how far some beer has traveled, the Teen Commandments and here come the Brewlyweds! I'll drink to that.
Party foul! One analyst says a mix-up in Nielsen data was actually underestimating sales of Boston Beer's Angry Orchard Cider.
Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits as we head into this Olympics weekend, including the official Olympic wine, a special 1908 Pale Ale and a "performance-enhanced" beer from Brew Dog.
The marketplace for narcotics isn’t what it used to be. Read ahead to see a list of dangerous drugs that are legal in many American states.
Hugh Johnston, PepsiCo CFO, breaks down the beverage maker's Q2 earnings of $1.12 EPS versus $1.09 estimate on revenues of $16.5 billion, hurt by higher commodity prices and restructuring plans. He also discusses the company's Super Bowl sponsorship.
Discussing the state of the food industry, with David Wenner, B&G Foods' president & CEO.
Whether they think the mayor is combating obesity or infringing on their rights, New Yorkers are scheduled to have their say on a proposed ban on large sugary drinks served at restaurants, movie theaters and other eateries.