| Mar 24, 2010
| 4:32 PM
From BusinessWeek | Anheuser-Busch InBev NV may sell $3.25 billion of debt in a four-part offering as soon as today, with the proceeds being used to repay debt and for general corporate purposes.Get the full story: businessweek.com....
| Apr 5, 2010
| 4:32 PM
From Advertising Age | As part of an effort to "purchase media more effectively," Anheuser-Busch InBev and Pepsi have joined forces to wring savings out of media companies. The two companies are the Super Bowl's two largest advertisers, and both spent...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 4:33 PM
A longstanding alliance between Universal Orlando and SeaWorld Orlando is approaching a crossroads. After nearly 15 years of selling joint ticket packages, the two resorts must decide within the next year and a half whether they want to continue selling...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 1:01 PM
Over a plate of eggs from a free-range, hormone-free, vegetarian-fed, organic chicken, I pondered the carbon footprint of my beer consumption.
I recycle bottles and cans, sure; but is that enough to offset all the water, energy and other resources that...
| May 6, 2010
Today would have been the first round of the eighth Michelob Ultra Open at Kingsmill. Moreover, the LPGA tournament would have marked the 30th consecutive year of professional golf at the resort's River Course along the James.
A touch shy of three...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 8:00 PM
WASHINGTON -- The Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters Wednesday to four manufacturers of alcoholic energy drinks often consumed by college students, saying the caffeine added to their beverages is an "unsafe food additive."
| Feb 24, 2011
Playwright who wrote 'Lone Star'
James McLure, 59, a playwright and actor best known for his two one-act plays that reached Broadway, died Feb. 17 from cancer at his home in Marina del Rey, said his sister, Jenny Schroeder.
| Aug 28, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Crown Holdings Inc., based in Northeast Philadelphia, announced plans for two new beverage can factories in China, both scheduled to open in 2013.
Crown Holdings is an $8 billion maker of metal food and beverage containers. When the latest plants are...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:33 PM
If SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment's new foray onto the big screen and other new businesses like hotels and more boutique parks are a success, the company will certainly see an increase in attendance and profits.
And, perhaps, this important side effect...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Skechers, the athletic shoe company, has unveiled the star of its upcoming Super Bowl commercial -- and it's not Kim Kardashian.
It's a little dog named Mr. Quiggly.
Mr. Quiggly, a French bulldog, has replaced the reality television celebrity...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 5:25 PM
Super Bowl Sunday promises to be another epic day in the annals of gluttony, with Americans consuming 1.3 billion chicken wings, 2,000 tons of popcorn and enough avocados to cover the floor of the Indianapolis stadium 28 feet deep.
But there will...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 2:08 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An American Indian tribe sued some of the world's largest beer makers Thursday, claiming they knowingly contributed to devastating alcohol-related problems on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
The Oglala Sioux Tribe...