SABMiller investing US$300M in Peru to meet increasing beer demand in the country

LOS ANGELES , May 22, 2012 () – SABMiller is investing US$300 million in Peru to meet increasing beer demand in the country, Bloomberg reported May 18.

Union de Cervecerias Peruanas Backus y Johnston SAA, which was acquired by SABMiller in 2005, is upgrading its five Peruvian brew houses and replacing 600 distribution trucks with natural gas-fueled vehicles to cut costs.

The expansion is expected to be completed next year.

The primary source of this article is Bloomberg, New York, New York, on May 18, 2012.

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