Report: Blackstone considering Anheuser-Busch acquisition
- September 28, 2009
Private equity firm Blackstone Group is considering purchasing Anheuser-Busch InBev’s theme parks, which include Busch Gardens and Water County USA in Virginia, according to the Wall Street Journal.
InBev purchased Anheuser-Busch last year for $52 billion, and has been looking to sell the Busch Entertainment Corp. to help pay down debt. The group includes Busch Gardens and SeaWorld.
The report said a deal is not imminent.