acquisition news

Spirits & Cocktails

Diageo gains majority stake in Seedlip

Diageo has announced its acquisition of a 'significant' majority shareholding in non-alcoholic spirits brand Seedlip.

People & Places

Stonegate snaps up Ei Group's 4,000 outlets in £1.3bn deal

Slug & Lettuce owner Stonegate has purchased Ei Pub Group, making it the largest pub operator in the UK.

Wine

AXA Millésimes snaps up Napa Valley property with Outpost Wines acquisition

AXA Millésimes, the wine subsidiary of French insurance company AXA, has acquired Outpost Wines and its ideally located 42-acre Napa Valley vineyards

News

Stonegate purchases Be At One with plans to continue expansion

Stonegate Pub Company is set to acquire Be At One for a cool £50m.The go-to high street bar chain will join the likes of Slug and Lettuce and the Aust

Beer & Cider

Draft House acquires Grand Union Group and six London pubs

In a move no doubt aimed at pulling Londoners out of gin palaces and back to the humble pub, the Draft House group has secured a flagship London venue

Wine

Bancroft Wines acquires Mason & Mason Wines

Bancroft Wines has announced an ‘exciting’ acquisition, boosting its portfolio in line with its ambitious growth plans.Since 31 May, it has been in ch

Beer & Cider

Draft House acquires Grand Union Group and six London pubs

In a move no doubt aimed at pulling Londoners out of gin palaces and back to the humble pub, the Draft House group has secured a flagship London venue

Wine

Bancroft Wines acquires Mason & Mason Wines

Bancroft Wines has announced an ‘exciting’ acquisition, boosting its portfolio in line with its ambitious growth plans.Since 31 May, it has been in ch