Anheuser-Busch InBev NV is rolling out Bud Light in screw-top aluminum bottles as the world’s biggest brewer seeks to stabilize the waning brand in the U.S., where consumers are turning to craft beers and other beverages.
What’s the world’s most popular beer? Bud Light? Budweiser? A decade ago, those answers would be right on the money. The money is moving.
At a beer industry summit last month, Ed McBrien, distribution chief for MillerCoors, compared himself to a typewriter salesman in an iPad age.
Goose Island is the new Bud. So are Shock Top and ZiegenBock. And Leinenkugel’s and Blue Moon, for that matter, could be called the new Coors or Miller.
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV ’s Bud Light brand will replace Coors as the National Football League’s official beer sponsor.
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, the beermaker seeking control of Mexico’s Grupo Modelo SAB, anticipates improved profitability in the U.S. after growing share in the country for the first time since 2009.
Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, the world’s biggest brewer, reported higher sales and profit in the first quarter after U.S. beer shipments were aided by sales of Bud Light Platinum and Stella Artois.