Jan 8, 2016

Lost Canadian beer still drinkable after 120 years: researcher

A bottle nearly as old as Canada discovered last year contained a bitter-tasting beer that was just about drinkable but not very good, a researcher who tested it said Thursday. The bottle from the “Alexander Keith” brewery was nearly full when a diver recovered ...

Dec 20, 2015

Son of Canadian beer magnate found guilty of killing father

Dennis Oland, the son of a wealthy Canadian brewer, was found guilty on Saturday of murdering his father following a long and sensational trial in the eastern province of New Brunswick. Oland, 47, had been accused of the second-degree murder of his father, Richard ...

Dec 6, 2015

Teen named Bud Weisser arrested over Budweiser brewery trespass

St. Louis police reportedly arrested a teenager named Bud Weisser — for allegedly trespassing at a Budweiser brewery. The 19-year-old was arrested after officers responded to reports of an altercation between the brewery’s security officer and a suspect, NBC News and other U.S. media ...

Oct 29, 2015

Suntory loses patent dispute with Asahi over nonalcoholic beer

Suntory Holdings Ltd. lost a patent dispute with rival Asahi Breweries Ltd. on Thursday, with the Tokyo District Court rejecting its demand for a halt to production and sales of Asahi’s nonalcoholic beer. Suntory had sought the suspension of Asahi’s Dry Zero, which was ...

Beer venture between Suntory, Tsingtao to be dissolved

Oct 19, 2015

Beer venture between Suntory, Tsingtao to be dissolved

Suntory Holdings Ltd. and China’s Tsingtao Brewery Co. have agreed to dissolve their joint beer venture. The Japanese brewer will pursue growth by focusing on China’s spirits, wine and soft drink businesses, it said Monday. Suntory, which owns a 50 percent stake in both ...