UK drinks can market exceeds 4.8bn

The Can Makers, the industry trade body representing the UK drinks can manufacturers have announced a record 4.835 billion can deliveries were made in the first half of 2014.

Mahou San Miguel takes 100% of Arian

Mahou San Miguel (MSM), Spain's leading brewer, has established its first international subsidiary in India through the acquisition of 100% of Arian Breweries & Distilleries. 

Guinness to sponsor the Grand National

Diageo has announced that the Guinness brand is to become an ‘official partner of Aintree’ for the UK’s famous horse race, the Grand National.

Africa to be fastest growing beer market

Rapid economic development, expanding populations and rising wages will make Africa the fastest growing continent for beer, according to Rabobank.

International Beer Challenge 2014 calls for entries

The International Beer Challenge 2014 is now open for entries and a dedicated website has been launched to celebrate excellence in brewing.

AB InBev launches rum flavoured beer

AB InBev is launching a new rum flavoured premium beer brand in the UK.

Heineken unveils initiative for UK on-trade

Heineken UK has unveiled a raft of new products and some fresh initiatives to tempt people back into pubs and hopefully drink Heineken drinks.

Budweiser unveils its World Cup campaign

Budweiser, the American beer brand, has unveiled its ‘Rise As One’ global advertising campaign for the forthcoming FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

World's 50 Best Bars Brands Report: Beer

For the latest instalment of the Brands Report, we quizzed the class of 2013 on the beer brands moving through their bars.

SABMiller chairman Graham Mackay dies

South African brewer, SABMiller has announced the death of chairman Graham Mackay.

Tequila cider Manzana Loca enters the UK frame

Hi-Spirits has launched Manzana Loca, a blend of cider, tequila and lime flavour to the UK market.

The Tate launches gin and beer

Tate Britain and Tate Modern, London’s famous art galleries, have introduced its own gin and limited edition beers.

Study BrewDog

BrewDog, which claims to be Scotland’s largest independent brewery, has launched a beer school at its Newcastle bar.

Round the world brewing

Meantime Brewing has collaborated with five of the world’s best craft breweries to offer a work experience with a difference.