Senate Hears on Mega-Merger

The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights held a riveting hearing yesterday on the $107 billion mega-merger of Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller.
AB InBev CEO Carlos Brito and Molson Coors CEO Mark Hunter, Bob Pease, CEO of the Brewers Association, Craig Purser, president and CEO of the National Beer Wholesalers Association among others appeared before the committee to testify. Each gave a pre-written statement, and then the committee members asked questions of each of the industry representatives.
A recap and statement by the Brewers Association is here.