Breaking down the Foxconn incentives deal

Filled with “must read” stories, industry news and reporter insights ... “From seeing firsthand the operation that Foxconn walked us through in detail in Osaka, the plant that is going to be built here is very much like the one that is in operation ... ( read original story ...)

Legoland Japan to expand to 13 hectares, add hotel and aquarium

NAGOYA – Outdoor theme park Legoland Japan plans to expand to some 13 hectares, or 1.4 times its current size, representative director Torben Jensen said. The chief of Legoland Japan K.K. said in a recent interview that the Nagoya-based park aims to draw ... ( read original story ...)

Sapporo Holdings to Purchase Anchor Brewing for $85 Million

Japan’s Sapporo Holdings Limited today announced that it would acquire iconic San Francisco craft beer maker, Anchor Brewing Company. The news was first reported by the San Francisco Chronicle. The deal, financed through a combination of “own capital ... ( read original story ...)

Anchor Brewing Sells to Sapporo

(San Francisco, CA) – Craft beer pioneer and veteran Anchor Brewing has been sold to The Sapporo Group. With declining market share over the past ten years, and a sale previously to a private equity firm known as The Griffin Group, it looks like the ... ( read original story ...)

Anchor Brewing acquired by Japan’s Sapporo Holdings

San Francisco craft beer pioneer Anchor Brewing has been acquired by Japanese mega brewer Sapporo Holdings Ltd., according to a statement from Sapporo. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed, but Anchor Brewing President Keith Greggor said the company had ... ( read original story ...)