Drinks giant announced plans to cut costs by £200m as Chinese sales decline
Manufacture Of Beverages
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Friday 16 May 2008
Add beer to milk, oil and bread. SABMiller, brewer of Peroni and Miller Lite, warned yesterday that it would pass on the rising costs of ingredients to customers through higher prices, piling pressure on consumers already struggling with hefty increases across a range of basic energy and food products.
Saturday 10 May 2008
Friday 02 May 2008
Dairy Milk maker Cadbury today began life once more as a pure confectionery firm after spinning off its American drinks arm.
Thursday 13 March 2008
Thursday 21 February 2008
The brewing giant SABMiller has ruled itself out of making a rival bid for Scottish & Newcastle to trump an agreed £7.8bn offer from Carlsberg and Heineken.
Saturday 02 February 2008
The No Pain, No Gain portfolio has endured quite a battering in the past few months. So I should be enthusiastically toasting brewer Scottish & Newcastle's apparent surrender to the combined might of Continental predators, Carlsberg and Heineken, following a hostile three-month confrontation.
Friday 18 January 2008
After three months spent resisting a break-up offer from Carlsberg and Hein-eken, Scottish & Newcastle has finally agreed to takeover talks with its suitors as they agreed to increase their bid price, for the third time, to 800p per share.
Friday 02 June 2006
A US military veteran who lost both his arms in the war in Iraq is suing the film-maker Michael Moore for $85m (£46m), claiming that the director incorrectly portrayed him as being against the war in the controversial film Fahrenheit 9/11.
Table Tennis: A televised apology and seven days in the fields... the price of sporting failure in China
Tuesday 16 May 2006
Tuesday 05 July 2005
Sunday 17 April 2005
Sunday 10 April 2005
Saturday 05 February 2005
Saturday 22 January 2005
The family-owned brewery that concocted the "deadly looking" Panda Pops children's drinks brand pocketed £5.5m in cash yesterday when it sold the business to Nichols, the owner of Vimto.
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