A-B Sells Stake in Oregon Distributor to Wine & Spirits House

In a unique twist, just 8 months after acquiring the stake, Anheuser-Busch is reportedly selling its majority ownership in big 6 million case distributor in Eugene, OR, Western Beverage, marking that A-B isn't necessarily married to its branch business in some markets. But it didn't sell the distributorship to a neighboring distributor, but rather to big wine and spirits house.

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