US gives antitrust clearance to A-B InBev purchase of CBA

Anheuser-Busch InBev (A-B InBev) has been given regulatory approval in the US to complete its takeover of the Craft Brew Alliance (CBA) after the world’s largest beer maker agreed to sell a key brand in the target company’s portfolio.  The Department of Justice (DOJ) gave the takeover the go-ahead after competition officials warned the US$220…