Anheuser-Busch InBev takes fight with ancient rival to its front door

|About: Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA/NV (BUD)|By:, SA News Editor

Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD +1%) buys a local brewery in the hometown of ancient rival Budjovicky Budvar.

The two companies have been waging legal warfare for over a century over the use of the Budweis and Budweiser brand name.

With A-B's purchase of Pivovar Samson it takes the fight straight to Budvar's front door.