After 27 years with the business and 12 years as managing director, James Brindley is stepping down from Lion.
Lion has announced it will offer full parental leave to all workers, regardless of their parenting role, from 1st October.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is asking for industry submissions on the proposed acquisition of Stone & Wood’s parent Fermentum by Lion.
Lion has announced that it has acquired the Fermentum Group, including Stone & Wood, Two Birds and Fixation.
Stone & Wood was built on a ‘conscious business model’ more than independence according to co-founder Jamie Cook.
The news this morning that Stone & Wood was being sold to Lion has left people with mixed feelings, reflected in the IBA response and an editorial from Brews News.
Lion is throwing its weight behind no-alcohol beer brands with the opening of its $6 million de-alcoholising plant at the Toohey’s Brewery, and the launch of James Squire Zero.
Lion has announced it is spending $30 million on the redevelopment of the Little Creatures hospitality venue in Fremantle.
Lion-owned Little Creatures is celebrating its 21st birthday with the launch of a Pacific Ale.
The challenges of marketing no-alcohol beer and its use in advertising have been highlighted following an ABAC ruling on Heineken 0.0.