1. AB InBev goes solar The world’s biggest brewer, AB InBev, is converting half its plants in China into solar-powered factories to reduce its fossil fuel consumption, a process that will take two years to complete. The company, which owns the Budweiser, Corona and Stella Artois brands, operates 40 breweries across China. By 2025, AB InBev aims to use 100% renewable energy sources, says Jean Jereissati, president of the company’s North Asia Pacific operations.

2. SA lands its first Lego store The Great Yellow Brick Co will this month open SA’s first Lego-certified store in Sandton City, following "a multimillion-rand investment and exclusive deal" with the Lego Group. The 179m² store will be the first Lego-certified store in Africa. The Great Yellow Brick Co will also launch an online store.

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