Wednesday, Apr 1, 2015
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Trending on the Journal

Recent Comments

SilenceDogood22 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Absolutely not. Everyone in government needs to be held accountable for spending tax payer dollars. I'm not necessarily for the jail project (or against it). But the notion that we should "take care of ourselves" by not paying any taxes, or comparing a jail to obama phones and welfare is assinine. Almost as ridiculous as the original text of the article. We need a jail. Do we need a new one? Do…
UJacks1 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I've asked before and I will ask again: When/If a new "justice center' is built, will the current jail and police station in town be closed permanently or will both remain open and staffed? If remain open, for the need to house prisoners awaiting their day in court, then staffing will be needed. Transportation costs will go up, to bring the prisoner from the 'justice center' into…
Sv3 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You are willing then to hand over a debatable amount of 25 million dollars? Without a plan, without any allocation of properties? All on the ridiculous idea it's unsafe for the employees? The county will get sued is the latest argument.... In the most secure supermax prisons lawsuits I'm sure are most common. So forgive me for not trusting the government to handle our money reasonably.…
DaveVictor - Darin LaHood announces candidacy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
He sounds like a real firecracker.
1950Brutus - Tom Schweich spokesman Spence Jackson found dead - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Don't you think it is a little early for speculations? At least wait until he is in the ground.

Most Popular

12 yr old boy shot and killed Sat morning Updated

Reward now offered for info on shooting of Quincy 12 yr old

Wagner and Griggs capture state title

Schock says he leaves Congress with sadness, humility

Happy Easter from Quincy Mall

Fishing For Freedom Registration Now Open

Mid-America Military Salute to Host 'Human Foosball' Fundraiser

Parents want ability to opt kids out of state tests

Pabst would consider bid for Michelob

2 years, 1 month ago by Bob Gough

AB InBev may have to divest other brands in the U.S. to avoid a court fight over a proposed full takeover of Mexico City-based Modelo

From.bloomberg.com: 

Pabst Brewing Co. would look into buying Michelob from Anheuser-Busch InBev NV should the brand be divested to settle a U.S. antitrust lawsuit to block the $20.1 billion takeover of the rest of Grupo Modelo SAB.

“We would consider the opportunity if it became available,” Daren Metropoulos, chief executive officer of Los Angeles-based Pabst, said today in an e-mail. “It’s premature to reach out” to AB InBev “right now. But we certainly like the Michelob brand.”

The U.S. Department of Justice argued in a lawsuit filed in federal court in Washington last week that AB InBev’s Modelo transaction would violate antitrust law by eliminating the “substantial head-to-head competition” between the companies.

AB InBev may have to divest brands, including Michelob, in the U.S. to avoid a court fight over a proposed full takeover of Mexico City-based Modelo, Anthony Bucalo, an analyst for Banco Santander SA in London, said in an October note.

Marianne Amssoms, a spokeswoman for Leuven, Belgium, AB InBev, didn’t immediately respond to an e-mail and telephone call seeking comment.


From the Newsroom

QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 3 hours, 34 minutes ago

Youth Day brings Coop young people to Springfield http://t.co/EFGfxbrXMu
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 3 hours, 34 minutes ago

Darin LaHood announces candidacy http://t.co/nR7LWYrZ5l
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 4 hours, 34 minutes ago

Madigan announces Illinois anti-sexual assault effort http://t.co/7bnGSj6A2q
QuincyJournal on Twitter

QuincyJournal 5 hours, 37 minutes ago

52 Percent of Illinois Wheat Rated Good to Excellent http://t.co/7dw8NjRy7D