Anheuser-Busch InBev Announces 10.1 Billion USD Sustainability Linked Revolving Credit Facility

Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV have announced the successful signing of a new 10.1 billion USD Sustainability Linked Loan Revolving  Credit Facility (“SLL RCF”), which replaces its existing 9.0 billion USD Revolving Credit Facility.   This milestone facility is the largest SLL RCF in history1, and the first syndicated facility of its kind among publicly listed  companies in the alcohol beverage sector2. The facility has an initial five-year term (which may be extended by an  additional two years), and incorporates a pricing mechanism that incentivizes improvement in the following four key  performance areas,…

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Harbin Beer and BBH China promote responsible drinking amongst Chinese youth in a new campaign

When you are young and are looking at a whole world of possibilities ahead of you, what’s it worth to keep your future? In a CSR campaign titled ‘Your Future Self’, developed by BBH China, Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) owned beer brand Harbin has addressed the issue of drink-driving through a compelling idea focussed on the theme of “Smart Drinking. Don’t Drink&Drive”. AB InBev and Harbin beer hope to address the behaviour of 18-year-olds who are legally permitted to drink as well as drive through this CSR campaign. In a…

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AB InBev Launches 100+ Accelerator To Fund and Support Local Entrepreneurs Solving Global Sustainability Challenges

Anheuser-Busch InBev invites academics, entrepreneurs, scientists and technologists to apply to the 100+ Accelerator with the aim of mobilizing the world’s brightest minds to solve some of the most pressing global sustainability issues. AB InBev is looking for partners who can deliver breakthrough advancements in a range of areas including water stewardship, farmer productivity, product upcycling, responsible sourcing and green logistics.  Startups can apply with their solutions to 10 key challenges that we have developed with input from internal stakeholders and third party experts around the world. Successful applicants will…

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Anheuser-Busch InBev Commits to a 100% Renewable Electricity Future

Anheuser-Busch InBev recently announced a commitment to secure 100% of the company’s purchased electricity from renewable sources by 2025. In total, this will shift 6 terawatt-hours of electricity annually to renewable sources in the markets where AB InBev operates and will help transform the energy industry in countries like Argentina, Brazil, India and markets across the African continent. This increased renewable electricity generation – which is the amount of energy produced in one year by solar panels covering the area of more than 400 soccer pitches  – will support efforts…

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