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Meantime's sale to SABMiller won't stifle the craft beer renaissance: Brewers are increasingly shunning generic, mass-produced lagers in favour of more flavoursome, complex and experimental beers

May 15, 2015 - The Guardian (London)

The beer industry has been speculating for years that this would happen: that the world's biggest brewing conglomerates would eventually begin to muscle in on Britain's burgeoning craft beer market. So the takeover of London-based Meantime by SABMiller, the world's second largest brewer, will undoubtedly be greeted with fervent cynicism from Britain's legion of craft beer fans.

Though it has no official definition in the UK, the hotly contended term "craft beer" has come to symbolise proud...