SABMiller PLC (SAB.L)
31 Oct 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£56,294.52|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,613.07|
* Chief executive Alan Clark has initiated a further realignment of responsibilities within group's executive committee
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* Company cites poor summer weather in China (Adds comments, background, bullet points, changes headline)
LONDON, Oct 14 - SABMiller PLC, the world's second-biggest beer maker, reported a 5 percent rise in revenue for the first half of its financial year, as higher prices blunted the impact of slow sales volume growth.
HARARE, Oct 13 - SABMiller's Zimbabwean affiliate Delta Corporation reported a 25 percent drop in lager sales for the six months to September on Monday, as slower economic growth in the southern African country hit demand for beer.
(Adds Heathrow Airport Holdings, ICA, SABMiller, KKR, Glencore, Altice SA; updates Verbund)
LONDON - SABMiller boss Alan Clark said on Monday there was no truth in speculation the brewer's interest in buying Dutch rival Heineken was a defensive move aimed at protecting itself from being taken over.
LONDON, Oct 6 - SABMiller boss Alan Clark said on Monday there was no truth in speculation the brewer's interest in buying Dutch rival Heineken was a defensive move aimed at protecting itself from being taken over.
LONDON, Oct 6 - SABmiller's chief executive Alan Clark said that being involved in M&A talks is "not unusual" for the company and that the only unusual thing about its talks with Heineken was that they became public.
BRUSSELS - Anheuser-Busch InBev officials sold shares in the company worth more than 9 million euros over the past two weeks, further undermining speculation the world's largest brewer is planning to buy SABMiller .