Asahi eyes Peroni and Grolsch as SABMiller prepares to merge with AB-InBev

Japanese brewer Asahi is mulling over a £2.4 billion bid for SABMiller brands Grolsch and Peroni. AB-InBev is planning to offload the two European beer…

Spirit Pub Co acquisition doubles Greene King profits

Operating profits at Greene King are up 46.1% year on year to £180.2 million, according to its first-half results released today. Revenues at the Bury…

Meantime rationalises Greenwich operation after SABMiller acquisition

The Meantime Brewing Company has announced plans to close its Old Brewery restaurant and microbrewery at Greenwich’s Royal Naval College. Meantime was founded in Greenwich…