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Molson Coors scraps Saint Archer, sells San Diego brewery

Jan. 11, 2022 17:01 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Seven years after purchasing San Diego's Saint Archer Brewery, Molson Coors has discontinued the brand and sold the brewery and local taprooms to Illinois-based Kings and Convicts Brewing. The San Diego Union-Tribune reported Monday that the move comes as the...

Traverse City entrepreneurs' apparel brand blossoms

Dec. 24, 2021 01:07 AM EST

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A 2019 visit to a museum devoted to the 1969 Woodstock Music and Art Fair prompted Brian and Anne Lewis of Traverse City to launch an apparel brand based on the word “hippie.” Sales of shirts and hats emblazoned with a variety of “hippie”...

Coke acquires remainder of sports drink BodyArmor for $5.6B

Nov. 01, 2021 12:32 PM EDT

Coca-Cola Co. is making a multibillion-dollar bet on the sports drink brand BodyArmor as part of a larger push to diversify its offerings. Coke said Monday it paid $5.6 billion for the remaining 85% of BodyArmor. Coke originally bought a 15% stake in the BodyArmor in...