Bill Ford: CEO's Final Job Is a Smooth Transition

April 21 (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co. Executive Chairman Bill Ford discussed succession planning and Chief Executive Officer Alan Mulally with Bloomberg's Matt Miller at the New York International Auto Show last week. Bloomberg reports today that Ford will name Mark Fields as its next CEO when Mulally retires before the end of the year. (Source: Bloomberg)

Asahi in Talks to Buy Peroni, Grolsch for $2.9B
41:08 - Japanese brewer Asahi is in exclusive talks with AB InBev to buy the Peroni and Grolsch brands for almost $3B. This would be Asahi's largest acquisition ever and help it break into Europe. Bloomberg's David Ingles reports on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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