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  • BARDSTOWN, Ky.— A charred oak barrel can only be used once to create bourbon whiskey. Those brewers are partnering with Willett Distillery for a barrel reuse program. The brewers say beer and bourbon fans will be able to sample the barrel-aged beers at the Kentucky Craft Bash on June 23 at Louisville Waterfront Park's Festival Plaza.

  • *Vietnam unit of Thai Bev registers to buy stake in Sabeco. HANOI/ SINGAPORE, Dec 12- Thai Beverage, through a Vietnam unit, has emerged as the only bidder which has registered to own at least 25 percent of the nation's top brewer, Sabeco, in which the government is selling a $5- billion stake. Last month, Vietnam announced its biggest-ever and long-delayed state sale of...

  • MILAN/ LONDON, Dec 11- Persistent weakness in tech stocks outweighed strong financials on Monday, while a climb in the euro dented euro zone markets, leaving the pan-European STOXX 600 index 0.1 percent lower. Britain's FTSE meanwhile outperformed and was up 0.7 percent thanks to a weaker pound. A rotation out of the highly-valued tech sector, which has gained the...

  • Egg Coffee at Giang Cafe in Hanoi, Vietnam

    Eggs with your coffee? In Vietnam, locals put eggs IN their coffee. Here's what it tastes like and where it comes from.

  • *Recall includes export products for China, Africa, LatAm. PARIS, Dec 10- France has ordered banned the sale and ordered a recall of several baby formula milk and baby food products made by French dairy giant Lactalis after the discovery of salmonella bacteria, consumer protection agency DGCCRF said in a statement. The recall includes products for export,...

  • *Sabeco offers access to fast-growing Vietnam market. SINGAPORE/ LONDON, Dec 10- Brewing groups including Thai Beverage, Anheuser-Busch InBev and Kirin Holdings are gearing up to bid for a stake in Vietnam's largest brewer, Sabeco, people familiar with the matter said, with the $5 billion sale process by the government opening this week. Thai Bev, controlled by...

  • *Sabeco offers access to fast-growing Vietnam market. SINGAPORE/ LONDON, Dec 10- Brewing groups including Thai Beverage, Anheuser-Busch InBev and Kirin Holdings are gearing up to bid for a stake in Vietnam's largest brewer, Sabeco, people familiar with the matter said, with the $5 billion sale process by the government opening this week. Thai Bev, controlled by...

  • SALEM, Ore.— An Oregon town near one of America's microbrew meccas is thirsting for a piece of the action and offering incentives for the first brewery to establish itself in the community. Sales rose 6.2 percent by volume in 2016, to 24 million barrels, the Brewers Association said. Oregon is fourth in the nation, with 8.1 per 100,000..

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba/ BEIJING, Dec 8- China has more than doubled its purchases of Canadian barley, taking advantage of bargain prices for the beer ingredient due to abundant high-quality supplies in Canada. The extra sales come at the expense of Australia and Europe, the world's two biggest barley-exporting areas, where harvests were disappointing due to a mix of...

  • *Vietnam asset sales program has been source of frustration. SINGAPORE/ HANOI, Dec 8- Foreign investors and bankers who flocked to Vietnam in the past two decades as they sought to cash in on government plans to sell state assets usually left frustrated as what was promised rarely materialised. Hanoi has already changed the rules to speed up future...

  • *Vietnam asset sales program has been source of frustration. SINGAPORE/ HANOI, Dec 8- Foreign investors and bankers who flocked to Vietnam in the past two decades as they sought to cash in on government plans to sell state assets usually left frustrated as what was promised rarely materialized. Hanoi has already changed the rules to speed up future...

  • DETROIT— Your beer could soon be delivered in a Tesla. Tesla Inc. unveiled the Semi last month. But Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and midwest retailer Meijer Inc. are among those that have placed orders.

  • MONTREAL _ DavidsTea Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $5.2 million in its fiscal third quarter. The Montreal- based company said it had a loss of 20 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Dec 7- Budweiser beer maker Anheuser-Busch has reserved 40 Tesla Inc all-electric Semi trucks as it seeks to reduce fuel costs and vehicle emissions, the brewer said on Thursday. "At Anheuser-Busch, we are constantly seeking new ways to make our supply chain more sustainable, efficient, and innovative," said James Sembrot, senior director of logistics strategy.

  • "At Anheuser-Busch, we are constantly seeking new ways to make our supply chain more sustainable, efficient, and innovative," said James Sembrot, senior director of logistics strategy. The Wall Street Journal first reported Anheuser-Busch's Tesla truck orders. Germany- based Deutsche Post AG's DHL and Fortigo Freight Services Inc, one of Canada's largest fleet...

  • "At Anheuser-Busch, we are constantly seeking new ways to make our supply chain more sustainable, efficient, and innovative," said James Sembrot, senior director of logistics strategy. The U.S. subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch InBev NV plans to use the trucks for shipments to wholesalers within the 500- mile range promised by Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk.

  • Tesla's new electric semi truck is unveiled during a presentation in Hawthorne, California, U.S., November 16, 2017.

    Anheuser-Busch has placed an order for 40 Tesla Semi trucks, the American division of mega-brewer AB InBev announces.

  • SAO PAULO, Dec 5- Groupe Lactalis SA on Tuesday announced plans to buy Brazilian dairy company Itambé Alimentos SA in the first half of 2018, as the French group expands in Latin America's largest economy with its second major acquisition in recent years. Lactalis owns several dairy brands in Brazil, including Batavo, Elegê and Parmalat.

  • NEW YORK— Nestle, the maker of Hot Pockets and Purina dog food, is expanding into vitamins and supplements by buying Atrium Innovations for $2.3 billion. Canada- based Atrium Innovations makes Garden of Life gummy vitamins, protein powder and protein bars. Atrium also makes fish oil capsules and other supplements under different brand names.

  • *U.S. firm has 55 pct China market share. *Aiming for 10,000 China stores within a decade. At a Shanghai launch event on Tuesday of its first overseas "Reserve Roastery"- an opulent flagship store with gourmet coffees and a bakery- executive chairman Howard Schultz said store numbers in China would hit 10,000 within a decade.