Daily Archives: November 26, 2015

Moderate intake of beer is good for cardiovascular health, says scientists and nutritionists

Drinking beer in moderation is good for cardiovascular health, says Dr. Henk Hendricks, a biologist and project leader in the Institute for Food and Nutrition in the Netherlands.

At a beer and lifestyle symposium sponsored by Nigerian Breweries and held in Lagos on Tuesday, Dr. Hendricks noted that all causes of cardiovascular diseases are beneficially impacted when beer is consumed in moderation. These effects, he added, have been observed in all age groups and genders (young and old, men and women).

AB InBev likely to centralize combined company’s structure, says analysts

The merger of the world’s two largest beer companies, AB InBev and SABMiller would likely bring about a more centralized and standardized operating model than a SABMiller culture that fostered regional independence, according to industry analysts.