Owens-Illinois has entered into an agreement to acquire a Mexican glass manufacturing plant from Grupo Modelo in a deal worth $188m. Read more
Spanish beer maker Mahou San Miguel has invested €11m in a new collaborative space for craft breweries to share ideas and develop their beers. Read more
Kirin’s Australasian unit, Lion, has continued its acquisition spree with the purchase of UK craft beer maker Magic Rock Brewing Company. Read more
Oregon-based drinks makers Rogue Ales & Spirits and Brew Dr. Kombucha have joined forces to make a new kombucha beer called Kulture Clash Clear Mind. Read more
Australian beverage firm Billson’s has launched its first alcoholic drinks for 70 years, featuring packaging by design agency Cowan London. Read more
Constellation Brands has expanded its Modelo portfolio with Modelo Chelada Limón y Sal, featuring a “smooth and refreshing citrus flavour experience”. Read more
Heineken has invested $100m to build its first brewery in Mozambique, which has started production of a new beer called Txilar. Read more
AB InBev-owned Carlton & United Breweries has started selling its Victoria Bitter and Carlton Draught beers without plastic ring packaging. Read more
AB InBev, the world’s largest brewer, expects to deliver strong revenue and profit growth in 2019, driven by the "solid performance" of its brand portfolio. Read more
Heineken recorded a 3.9% rise in full-year net revenues, as the Dutch brewer continued to profit from the strong performance of its namesake beer brand. Read more
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