SABMiller plc (“SABMiller”) announces that the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) has given its clearance for the proposed combination of AB InBev and SABMiller.
STELLENBOSCH-based liquor conglomerate Distell might be best known for its wine and brandy brands – but the company’s spirited growth in the last decade-and-a-half has been underpinned by incredible successes in the cider segment. In fact, so successful has Distell been in marketing its Hunters Dry and Savanna brands that the company now ranks as the second largest cider player in the world. This is a remarkable achievement for a company that first marketed its cider products in the late eighties.
The SAB Foundation has selected 14 finalists in its 5th annual Social Innovation Awards 2015. The final winners will be announced at an official awards ceremony on Thursday, 15 October 2015.
SABMiller Namibia’s brewery in Okahandja was officially opened today by the Hon. Immanuel Ngatjizeko, Namibian Minister of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development, on behalf of Dr Nickey Iyambo, Vice President of the Republic of Namibia.
SABMiller plc has appointed Trevor Manuel as an independent non-executive director with effect from 1 March 2015.
The South African Breweries (SAB) Foundation has selected the finalists in its 4th annual Social Innovation Awards 2014 who will compete for the R1m first place prize.
SABMiller is scaling up its sustainable development programmes with a set of ambitious new targets to achieve by 2020. The business, which is recognised as a leader for embedding sustainability into its operations, has pledged to:
Today (22 January 2014) SABMiller plc issued its interim management statement for the group’s third quarter ended 31 December 2013. It will also represent a trading update for the same period.
FORMER SABMiller executive Richard Rushton will succeed long serving Jan Scannell as MD of Distell next month.
There can be little doubt that 2014 is going to be a hectic year for Cape business.