Press release archive
2.7.2014 České Budějovice
“Budweiser Budvar is not threatened by the sale of Samson Brewery to the transnational group Anheuser-Busch InBev (hereinafter referred to as ABI). Changing the owner has no bearing on the trademarks, …
26.6.2014 České Budějovice
Budweiser Budvar Brewery has won a lawsuit over the BUDWEISER trademark in Portugal. The Court of Appeal in Lisbon (Tribunal da Relacao de Lisboa) has dismissed the appeal of Anheuser-Busch InBev company (hereinafter referred to as ABI), thus finally ending the long effort of the multinational company to register the BUDWEISER trademark in this country.
25.6.2014 České Budějovice
The Budweiser Budvar brand is going to be present at many musical festivals and other cultural or sports events during the summer. Besides the communication of the brand, emphasis is going be especially laid on the supply of perfectly treated and cooled beer.
25.6.2014 České Budějovice
The Pardál run - an obstacle course fine-tuned by Pardál brand’s beer connoisseurs, will be officially open to the public on Saturday 28th June at 1 p.m. Besides an exhibition conquest of the course by teams made of leading South Bohemian sportsmen, a bountiful musical programme is also prepared, culminating with fireworks before midnight. Open to the public every day during the holidays and at the weekends in September and October, the Pardál run is intended for everyone fond of active entertainment and older than 18.
The publication “Prkýnka na maso jsme uřízli” (“We Cut the Chopping Boards”) has been presented the most beautiful book of the year
18.6.2014 České Budějovice
The book “Prkýnka na maso jsme uřízli” (“We Cut the Chopping Boards”) published within the long-run project called BU2R has been presented the most beautiful Czech book of 2013. The competition is run by the Museum of Czech Literature and the main prizes are presented by the Czech Ministry of Culture. BU2R is an original project of the Budweiser Budvar brand, which has been supporting the original urban cultural production since 2007. Among others, BU2R has carried out the publishing of four other books, one out of which won the competition for the most beautiful book (“Město = Medium”, “Town = Medium”, 2012) and other two came second (“Zde jsou psi”, “There are dogs here”, 2010 and “Kmeny”, “Tribes”, 2011).
11.6.2014 České Budějovice
The Masné krámy restaurant’s head chef has decided to liven up its menu with some dishes that will bring the exotica of distant countries to České Budějovice. Starting tomorrow until Saturday, the special “Exotic dishes” menu will offer for instance kangaroo ragout, zebra cuts or Atlantic halibut.
These days it has been 10 years since Budweiser Budvar Brewery began using its two Protected Geographical Indications (hereinafter referred to as PGI) of “Českobudějovické pivo” and “Budějovické pivo” (Beer from Budweis). The beer of the Budweiser Budvar brand thus joined the prestigious company of traditional European specialties. The PGI guarantees that the purchased product has been manufactured in a specifically prescribed way, using precisely specified ingredients and within the determined geographical area.
Some hits of the Electric Light Orchestra Classic are going to be heard in the Budweiser Budvar Brewery premises
4.6.2014 České Budějovice
On Friday 6th June 2014 at 9 p.m., the Budweiser Budvar Brewery premises are going to hear some legendary melodies in the programme called “Electric Light Orchestra Classic - performed by Phil Bates and his band & Berlin String Quartet”, with the guest group being the Czech band of “Všichni Svatí” (All Saints), whose performance starts at 8 p.m.
27.5.2014 České Budějovice
In 2013, the production premises of Budweiser Budvar brewery were viewed by 41,881 visitors, which represents a 6% increase compared to 2012, the number having doubled in the last ten years. Tourists from 64 countries included guests from India, New Zealand and Peru. The Visitor Centre as well as the tour itself have been refined with several innovations for the upcoming tourist season.
Budweiser Budvar Brewery has entered into a cooperation contract with ČEZ Motor České Budějovice ice-hockey club
15.5.2014 České Budějovice
Today, Budweiser Budvar, N.C. has signed a cooperation contract with ČEZ Motor České Budějovice ice-hockey club for the next four seasons. Besides promoting the Budweiser Budvar brand the contract deals with a comprehensive cooperation between the brewery and the ice-hockey club, including the exclusivity in selling beer from Budweiser Budvar Brewery within Budvar arena premises.