Beer operation


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Beer operation

[Georg Joseph Beer, Ger. ophthalmologist, 1763–1821]
A flap operation for cataract or artificial pupil.
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Whitbread took a similar course, selling its beer operation again to Interbrew last May, then went a step further as it put all of its 3,000 pubs estate up for sale to focus on hotels, restaurants and sports clubs.
Regional brewer Scottish & Newcastle has been backed in its efforts to get its UK beer operation back on course.
Britain's biggest brewer Scottish and Newcastle yesterday announced a radical shake-up of its business with plans to sell off 920 pubs and cut 1,300 jobs over the next four years at its Scottish Courage beer operation.
The closure of Empresas Polar's beer operations will deepen a beer shortage in the country, crippling the alcohol sector.
While the target will continue to be run independently from C&C Group's beer operations, the latter will be seeking cross-selling opportunities, particularly in wines and spirits, the CFO added.
Its international beer operations and exports business also continued to post strong revenue growth.
Since making a full-scale entry into the Chinese market in 1994, the Asahi Group has gradually expanded its beer operations in the country.
Shares in the "new" Foster's, which holds the beer operations, opened at $4.
Foster's Baa2 and P-2 ratings draw strength from its strong brand equity, considerable market presence and the robust cash flows of its beer operations, the agency said.
Foster Group closed up more than 7% after sources told Reuters beverage groups SABMiller and Asahi Breweries were looking at the Australian brewer's beer operations, valued at more than $10 bln.
6 billion acquisition of the beer operations of the Latin American company FEMSA, is expected to considerably strengthen its position in the Americas.
Mr Gerry O'Hagan, supply director for Guinness, said: "The new brewery is part of the single biggest capital investment made by Diageo since the company's creation 10 years ago and will enhance the cost competitiveness of our global beer operations.