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• SABMiller CEO wakes up to women consumers, slams loutish ads

SABMiller CEO wakes up to women consumers, slams loutish ads

Beer brewer SABMiller’s CEO Alan Clarke has criticised the “insulting” tone of beer advertisements over the years for driving away female customers. Speaking after the company published its full-year results this week, Clarke is quoted by the Financial Times saying, “We have to acknowledge that core lager, for many years, was either dismissive of, or insulting to, women.” […]

• UK: SABMiller announces new brewing research centre

UK: SABMiller announces new brewing research centre

SABMiller is building a brewing research centre in the UK that it believes could deliver a “quantum leap” in beer innovation. The brewer is investing £3m in the facility, which is to be housed at the School of Biosciences at the University of Nottingham. Brewing priorities Under the guidance of Professor Katherine Smart, the SABMiller […]