San Miguel Brewery - updates

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Petron is main income driver of San Miguel in 2017

Mar 15, 2018 - 8:30 PM

Petron ends 2017 with a 30% higher net income at P14.1 billion on strong sales volumes from the Philippines and Malaysia

HIGHER INCOME. The country's most diversified conglomerate, led by tycoon Ramon Ang, ends 2017 with higher recurring net income mainly on strong performance of Petron. Photo by Agence France-Presse

San Miguel to merge food, beverage businesses

Nov 06, 2017 - 4:40 PM

Shares of San Miguel Pure Foods surge by 50% to P462 apiece on Monday, November 6, following San Miguel Corporation's decision to consolidate its traditional businesses

CONSOLIDATION. San Miguel Pure Foods' primary purpose will be expanded to engagement in the alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverage business. File photo from AFP

Bringing out diverse flavors at this year’s Oktoberfest

Oct 17, 2017 - 8:28 AM

Starting this month, San Miguel Brewery brings the festivities to different locations and different Filipinos

San Miguel to spend $300M for brewery expansion in CDO, Laguna

Jan 18, 2017 - 8:00 PM

The new Cagayan de Oro plant will initially produce about one and a half million hectoliters annually says tycoon Ramon Ang

NEW PLANT. 'We will ground break soon,' SMC's Ramon Ang says about its new bottling and brewery plant in Cagayan de Oro City. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

San Miguel's net income doubles on sale of telco assets

Aug 11, 2016 - 11:49 AM

The sale of its telco business enables San Miguel to book a one time gain of P11 8 billion

HIGHER PROFIT. 'We hope in the next 5 years, we can reach $40 billion to $50 billion through acquisitions and organic growth,' says SMC President and COO Ramon Ang (front row, 2nd from left, seated). Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

San Miguel net income up 26% to P38.2 billion in 2015

Mar 17, 2016 - 10:22 PM

The conglomerate’s operating income is up 41 on the back of strong food beverage and packaging performances but consolidated revenue is down due to low oil prices affecting its subsidiaries

San Miguel Corp plans to raise P80B, acquire Peroni and Grolsch

Jan 16, 2016 - 8:17 AM

This is after San Miguel Brewery announced its plans to acquire European Peroni and Grolsch

MOST DIVERSIFIED. San Miguel is one of the largest conglomerates in the Philippines by revenues and total assets, with sales of about 6.2% of the Philippine gross domestic product in 2014. Photo from Agence France-Presse

Weak peso hits San Miguel's H1 2015 profit

Aug 12, 2015 - 4:28 PM

The 125 year old conglomerate says it took a P1 1 billion hit from currency movements compared to the same period last year

Uniqlo now sells San Miguel Pale Pilsen T-shirts

Jun 05, 2015 - 7:31 PM

The T shirt line is Uniqlo s second corporate collaboration in the Philippines following the launch of the Jollibee T shirts in May

San Miguel clarifies brewery unit not for sale

May 13, 2015 - 10:29 PM

The diversified conglomerate says it has a mutually beneficial partnership with Japan’s Kirin Holdings

SMB first quarter net income jumps 20% to P3.3B

May 10, 2015 - 11:15 PM

San Miguel Brewery has recovered from the impact of excise tax last year says Ramon Ang

San Miguel mulls selling stake in beer unit

May 08, 2015 - 6:56 PM

SMB gives the conglomerate steady income in the past years but its president and COO Ramon Ang says they may consider selling it to joint partner Japan’s Kirin Holdings for an outrageous price

San Miguel buys Ginebra’s non-alcoholic beverage assets

May 04, 2015 - 2:16 PM

The nearly P400M acquisition is in line with San Miguel Brewery’s plan to expand its hold in the non alcoholic beverage business

MVP’s Smart, Meralco top taxpaying firms in 2013

Mar 11, 2015 - 6:22 PM

The Manuel V Pangilinan led firm dislodges Meralco as top taxpayer with an income tax due amounting to P10 89 billion the BIR reports

WATCH: What happened at SMB Oktoberfest 2014

Oct 01, 2014 - 7:22 PM

The Oktoberfest launch was a night to remember – with great music ice cold beer and legendary OPM icons

Kirin on raising San Miguel Brewery stake: We'll seriously consider

Apr 02, 2014 - 3:50 PM

If partner San Miguel Corporation sells its stake in their brewery unit Japan s Kirin says it will definitely look into the offer and make its own valuation

LOWER SALES. San Miguel's 2013 beer sales fall due to higher excise taxes. AFP PHOTO

Amit repeats as best athlete in SAC-SMB Cebu Sports Awards

Mar 27, 2014 - 11:53 PM

Following two world titles in 2013 cue artist Rubilen Amit bags her second Athlete of the Year honor during the 32nd Cebu Sports Awards

File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Higher sin taxes weigh on San Miguel Brewery earnings

Feb 07, 2014 - 7:00 PM

The company says the weak peso also had an impact on its foreign debts

LOWER SALES. San Miguel beer sales fall due to higher prices stemming from an increase in taxes. AFP PHOTO

HIGHLIGHTS: Siargao Intl Surfing Cup 2013

Sep 26, 2013 - 7:17 PM

Enjoy these video from ASC Media

MAGNIFICENT BARREL. Mike Escoltura on day 2 of the Siargao International Surfing Cup 2013. Photo by Tim Hain/ASC Media

Semifinalists decided in Siargao Intl Surfing Cup day 2

Sep 26, 2013 - 1:57 PM

Filipino Osot Alcala is still in the competition

DAY 2. Here's a breakdown of 2nd day victories in Siargao's Cloud 9. All photos by Tim Hain/ASC Media

Locals post highest scores in Siargao Int'l Surfing Cup day 1

Sep 25, 2013 - 6:21 PM

Siargao locals make waves at the Asian Surfing Championships Men’s Open Division of the 19th Annual Siargao Int l Surfing Cup

San Miguel Brewery to go public again?

Jun 11, 2013 - 6:53 PM

San Miguel chairman Eduardo Danding Cojuangco Jr says they re not giving up on re listing the beer unit

PRIVATE TO PUBLIC? San Miguel Brewery, the delisted country's biggest brewer, may make a stock exchange comeback. File photo by AFP

It's confirmed: San Miguel Brewery to delist May 15

May 09, 2013 - 3:11 PM

Beer maker San Miguel Brewery will be delisted from the Philippine Stock Exchange on May 15

San Miguel 2012 profits up 35% to P38.6-B

Mar 21, 2013 - 3:33 PM

The country s biggest business group earned P38 6 billion and revenues reached P689 9 billion in 2012

San Miguel Brewery sets tender offer price

Feb 20, 2013 - 11:21 AM

San Miguel Brewery which is set to delist from the Philippine Stock Exchange PSE set its tender offer price at a discount

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San Miguel Brewery to delist

Feb 18, 2013 - 8:45 AM

The country s biggest brewer and the local unit of Japan s Kirin is delisting from the Philippine Stock Exchange

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San Miguel property unit to delist from stock exchange

Feb 06, 2013 - 11:01 AM

The company falls below the 10 minimum public float requirement

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San Miguel Brewery considers delisting from PSE

Jan 02, 2013 - 5:41 PM

The company s public ownership remains below the minimum required by regulators

PSE's final 10: San Miguel, Ongpin, Lucio Tan units among non-compliant firms

Dec 29, 2012 - 12:18 AM

After the market closed on Friday December 28 the last trading day of 2012 and the deadline to comply with the minimum 10 public ownership rule 10 firms face trading suspension and higher transaction taxes by January 2 2013

San Miguel Brewery told: Comply with public float rule or get delisted

Dec 17, 2012 - 4:14 PM

The Securities and Exchange Commission denies all of San Miguel Brewery s requests for an extension of the grace period to comply with the Philippine Stock Exchange s PSE 10 public float rule

San Miguel Brewery hopes Xmas boosts Q4 sales

Oct 03, 2012 - 2:53 PM

After seeing sales barely increase in the first half San Miguel Brewery is hoping the Christmas season will give them a much needed boost

San Miguel eyes new beer-guzzlers in Southeast Asia

May 30, 2012 - 2:56 AM

Cambodia Myanmar and Loas are being eyed as sites for new San Miguel plants

Delisting an option for San Miguel brewery

May 29, 2012 - 3:45 PM

It is Japanese firm Kirin Holdings that should sell shares in San Miguel Brewery not the local majority holder to meet the minimum public ownership requirement of the Philippine Stock Exchange says SMB chair Ramon Ang

Ayala, San Miguel units raising over P51-B for expansion plans

Mar 14, 2012 - 7:24 PM

Local conglomerates Ayala Corp and San Miguel Corp are raising an aggregate of up to P51 billion via equity and debt instruments for their expansion plans in 2012

San Mig Brewery seeks changes in bond terms

Dec 26, 2011 - 4:01 PM

San Miguel Brewery is asking holders of P38 8 billion bond to agree to a change in a measure of its financial health