AB InBev to invest US$100 million in a new brewery in Tanzania

TANZANIA - Beer giant AB InBev plans to invest US$100 million in a new beer plant in the administrative capital of Tanzania, Dodoma, as the brewer says it is likely to face potential pressure on capacity in the near future after its beer volumes jumped 20% last year, reports Reuters. Construction of the brewery, the fifth beer…

Budweiser unveils symbol for its beers brewed with 100% renewable electricity

USA – Brewing major Budweiser has revealed its commitment to sustainability with its announcement of a renewable electricity symbol that indicates when a Budweiser beer is brewed with 100% renewable electricity. As part of a commitment to brewing all of its beers around the world with 100% renewable electricity by 2025, in line with parent…

Coca-Cola completes buy of AB InBev stake in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa

AFRICA – Coca-Cola Company and Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) have announced that they have completed the transition of AB InBev’s majority interest in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA). The transition, which was first announced in December 2016, makes The Coca-Cola Company the controlling shareowner of CCBA, which is the biggest bottler in Africa. The deal involves…