Syngenta AG, the world’s largest maker of crop chemicals, said an agreement to help bolster the supply of barley to beermaker AB InBev NV will be a template for future deals with food and drinks companies.
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, the world’s biggest brewer, reported higher sales and profit in the first quarter after U.S. beer shipments were aided by sales of Bud Light Platinum and Stella Artois.
The producer of Heineken beer is only too happy to make room on U.S. store shelves for an upstart Mexican brand.
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, the world’s biggest brewer, reported second-quarter beer volume that unexpectedly declined as sales fell in the U.S. and Europe.
Slowing growth at Anheuser-Busch InBev NV and a dearth of big takeover targets may finally drive the world’s biggest brewer to swallow its $79 billion rival, SABMiller Plc.