This week in a busy week of beer news, Pete and Matt discuss: The IBA merger with Melbourne’s Good Beer Week, GABS spreads its wings into Brisbane and Newstead shows how to manage a product recall.
Kirin-owned brewer Lion has announced it has signed an agreement with US brewery Brooklyn Brewery to take over the marketing, sales and distribution of Brooklyn Brewery beers in Australia.
On Brews News Week this week we ask ‘when is an investment fund not an investment fun, and the mystery of brewing Heineken 0.0 – where does the extra sugar come from?
This week on Brews News Week we welcome Pete back after a break and talk about the news of the week, including: the Bintani sale, Lion job cuts and Broo.
Following Lion’s announcement today that it will consider job redundancies and shift reductions at two of its nine breweries, it is clear that the decline in mainstream beer consumption is hitting big business hard.
Lion Beer and Iron Jack are kicking off the campaign this week by donating $100,000 to Rural Aid’s ‘Buy a Bale’ initiative.
Kirin-owned Lion has purchased another brewery, with New Zealand brewery Harrington’s the latest to join the pride.
Lion is pleased to be the naming sponsor of the world’s richest country race on Everest Day
at Royal Randwick this October.
This week on Good Brews Week Matt is joined by Zoe Ottaway and Steve ‘Hendo’ Henderson to discuss all of the beer news of the week…
London-based beer writer Matthew Curtis takes a look at Lion’s purchase of Fourpure and what it means for the UK beer scene.