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Carlton and United Breweries

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Vodka Cruiser adds a "twist" to traditional cocktails with new canned range

Vodka Cruiser adds a “twist” to traditional cocktails with new canned range

Vodka Cruiser head of marketing Hayden Turner said the new canned cocktails are a step forward to bolster the brand’s ex...
CUB brings back Reschs Real lager after consumer-led push

CUB brings back Reschs Real Lager after consumer-led push

The lager was produced from 1992 until 2000, when a group of fans, the NSW Reschs Appreciation Society, pushed to bring ...
Abbie Chatfield x CUB challenge beer stereotypes with new low-key lager

Abbie Chatfield x CUB challenge beer stereotypes with new Spill lager

Chatfield is most known for her appearances in reality television, her radio show on the Hit Network called Hot Nights W...

CUB gets fruity testing new beer sub-category

The company says the beers are low in bitterness with "a subtle maltiness" and strong fruit flavours.

Asahi sells BoozeBud back to founders

The founders of Boozebud sold to Asahi's parent company Carlton & United Brewery two years ago - now it's buying it back...
Strongbow cider

Asahi sells five liquor brands to Heineken

Asahi has sold the Australian rights to five liquor brands, including Strongbow and Stella Artois, to rival Heineken.

Carlton & United Breweries merges with Asahi Premium Beverages

ACCC did not opposed the acquisition as Asahi offloads some of its brands.

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Asahi gets greenlight from FIRB to acquire CUB

Acquisition of CUB is expected to be completed on June 1.

Shelf life: CUB launches first hard seltzer

Dairy Farmers releases A2 flavoured milk and Nespresso launches dessert-inspired range.

VB partners with over 1000 pubs on Australia Day weekend fundraiser

CUB is hoping to raise more than $750,000 for bushfire relief through sales of VB.

Balter snapped up by CUB

Balter CEO and co-founder Ant MacDonald said the company refused to compromise on its culture or its beer as part of the...

‘Unfinished business’ – Matilda Bay founder returns to relaunch range with CUB

Founder of Matilda Bay and Little Creatures aims to restore the original craft beer as a market leader.

Poll: Is Asahi takeover good or bad for Aussie beer market?

Do you think it's OK for one company to control half of the market?

Corona launches new Ligera beer

Beer giant creates a new variant exclusively for Australian market.

Government defends beverage giants

SodaStream boss says Gov has 'lost the plot' over Coke decision.

Paradise Beverages appoints new boss

Drinks company promotes head of operations.