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Beer & Cider

Britain’s largest pub and beer company has sold in £4.6bn takeover

Greene King, the UK’s largest pub retailer and brewer, has sold to Hong Kong’s richest family.

Beer & Cider

Magic Rock brewery acquired by Australian Lion group

Magic Rock is the latest British craft brewery to fall to the multinationals after the Australian group Lion completed a deal to acquire 100% of the Y

Beer & Cider

Asahi acquires Fuller's brewing and distribution business for £250m

Asahi Europe, subsidiary of global beverage and food company Asahi Group, has entered into an agreement to purchase the entire beer, cider, soft drink


Young’s buys Redcomb Pubs’ 15 venues in £34m deal

Pub giant Young’s has purchased the Redcomb Pubs group for the sum of £34m, in an effort to build a portfolio of venues with ‘distinctive’ personaliti