The long-anticipated more than $100 billion merger between Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) and SABMiller closed early evening Monday, leaving Coors Brewing Co. the last of the former “Big Three” beer companies to stand apart from the other two.How many employees does SABMiller have in the world?
SABMiller has about 70,000 employees in more than 80 countries and an annual turnover of over 26 billion. Meanwhile, AB InBev has 155,000 employees and global revenues of more than 47 billion dollars.When did SABMiller stop trading on the stock market?
SABMiller ceased trading on global stock markets last week; starting Tuesday the new company will trade as one under the name Newbelco.Why was SABMiller Australia put on the block?
The Australia unit is only the latest chunk of what was SABMiller to go on the block. Soon after the “megabrew” deal was signed, competition authorities forced the two brewers to sell operations in the US, Europe and China to compensate for geographical overlap.