All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Grupo Modelo’

7 Die in Brewery Accident in Mexico City

Reuters is reporting that seven people have died in a brewery accident in Mexico City. Beer company Grupo Modelo stated that seven workers were killed in an accident involving a tank that was being cleaned and receiving maintenance. The details of the accident have not been released. According to the report, a Grupo Modelo spokesperson stated that, “Modelo is deeply …

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Beer Monopoly Merger Blocked by U.S.

The U.S. Justice Department this week filed a civil antitrust lawsuit against Anheuser-Busch Inbev’s (ABI) acquisition of Grupo Modelo. ABI is the maker of the best-selling beer in the U.S., Bud Light. Modelo sells the best-selling import beer in the U.S., Corona Extra. ABI has proposed buying Modelo for $20.1 billion dollars. Of the $80 billion Americans spent on beer …

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