Liquor/DABC - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/cat/Liquor-DABC Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Pabst Brewing to be sold to Russian company http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58433262-79/pabst-beer-brewing-blue.html.csp New York • The maker of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer is being sold to Russian company Oasis Beverages for an undisclosed sum. Oasis is buying Pabst with TSG, an investment firm known for its work with consumer products companies. TSG Consumer Partners will take a minority stake in Pabst. In addition to its namesake beer, Pabst Brewing Co. makes Colt 45, Old Milwaukee and Schlitz, in addition to regional brews such as Lone Star, Rainier and Old Style. Pabst was acquired in 2010 by C. Dean Metropoulos &... New York • The maker of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer is being sold to Russian company Oasis Beverages for an undisclosed sum. Oasis is buying Pabst with TSG, an investment firm known for its work with consumer products companies. TSG Consumer Partners will take a minority stake in Pabst. In addition to its namesake beer, Pabst Brewing Co. makes Colt 45, Old Milwaukee and Schlitz, in addition to regional brews such as Lone Star, Rainier and Old Style. Pabst was acquired in 2010 by C. Dean Metropoulos &... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 58433262@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:41:01 MDT Budweiser pursuing Miller after Heineken rejection http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58415828-79/sabmiller-inbev-according-beer.html.csp London • SABMiller’s failure to erect a defense against Anheuser-Busch InBev by combining with Heineken has left the world’s second-largest brewer even more vulnerable to a takeover by the industry leader. Heineken said Sunday that it rejected an approach from London-based SABMiller, an overture that intended to help fend off a possible bid for the Miller Lite maker by AB InBev, according to people with knowledge of the matter. SABMiller is assessing its next move, the people said, yet its optio... London • SABMiller’s failure to erect a defense against Anheuser-Busch InBev by combining with Heineken has left the world’s second-largest brewer even more vulnerable to a takeover by the industry leader. Heineken said Sunday that it rejected an approach from London-based SABMiller, an overture that intended to help fend off a possible bid for the Miller Lite maker by AB InBev, according to people with knowledge of the matter. SABMiller is assessing its next move, the people said, yet its optio... 58415828@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:51:01 MDT Crested Butte, Colo. becomes a beer commercial set http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58379490-79/butte-crested-town-whatever.html.csp Crested Butte, Colo. • Up for whatever? For some in the tiny and tony Colorado resort town of Crested Butte, that would be a no. They aren’t too thrilled with a virtual takeover by Anheuser-Busch this weekend to film an over-the-top commercial for Bud Light beer and its “Up for Whatever” ad campaign. Some didn’t take too kindly to the secretive event, arranged between Anheuser-Busch and town leaders. Others embraced it. The beer giant agreed to pay $500,000 to Crested Butte to paint several bloc... Crested Butte, Colo. • Up for whatever? For some in the tiny and tony Colorado resort town of Crested Butte, that would be a no. They aren’t too thrilled with a virtual takeover by Anheuser-Busch this weekend to film an over-the-top commercial for Bud Light beer and its “Up for Whatever” ad campaign. Some didn’t take too kindly to the secretive event, arranged between Anheuser-Busch and town leaders. Others embraced it. The beer giant agreed to pay $500,000 to Crested Butte to paint several bloc... 58379490@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:29:02 MDT Feds seek comments on ‘modified risk’ tobacco http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338400-79/tobacco-snus-market-health.html.csp Richmond, Va. • Federal regulators are seeking public comment on smokeless tobacco maker Swedish Match’s request to certify its General-branded tobacco products as less harmful than cigarettes. It is the first time the Food and Drug Administration has accepted a modified risk tobacco product application, a move that’s being closely watched by both the public health community and tobacco companies, which are looking for new products to sell as they face declining cigarette demand due to tax incre... Richmond, Va. • Federal regulators are seeking public comment on smokeless tobacco maker Swedish Match’s request to certify its General-branded tobacco products as less harmful than cigarettes. It is the first time the Food and Drug Administration has accepted a modified risk tobacco product application, a move that’s being closely watched by both the public health community and tobacco companies, which are looking for new products to sell as they face declining cigarette demand due to tax incre... 58338400@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:02:02 MDT