Sorry, Bud: Natty Light Isn’t Just for College Anymore July 28, 2009Posted by tkcollier in Economy & Business, Food, Humor.
Tags: Beer, Drinks, Economy
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Heineken sales sank 18% from the previous year in grocery, convenience and drug stores during the two-week period ended July 5, followed by Budweiser at 14%. Corona Extra sales dropped 11%, while Miller Lite declined 9% and Bud Light fell 7%. Coors Light sales held up better, falling less than 1% from a year ago.
Meanwhile, sales of “subpremium” beers including Busch, Natural Light and Keystone posted “substantial gains”, according to Ad Age, which didn’t provide the specifics.