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• Asahi buys NZ firm for $1.3 billion in pre-mixed drinks

Asahi buys NZ firm for $1.3 billion in pre-mixed drinks

Asahi Group Holdings (2502.T) is acquiring New Zealand beverage group Independent Liquor for $1.3 billion, giving the Japanese brewing giant a ready-to-drink cocktail maker to add to its stash of assets in the Oceania market. Japanese brewers have been on an overseas spending spree, mainly in Asia and Oceania due to their proximity and growth […]