Tag Archives: Stella Artois

• America’s Fastest Growing Beer Brands

America’s Fastest Growing Beer Brands

American beer sales have followed a downward trend in recent years. After reaching a peak of 219 million barrels in 2008, total U.S. shipments have declined to just 211.7 million barrels in 2013. Yet, the beer industry is by no means dying. While some beer brands have faltered, others have found tremendous success. Although some […]

• Seattle Seahawks Busted For Selling Watered Down Beer

Seattle Seahawks Busted For Selling Watered Down Beer

Stop me if you have heard this one before: If you buy beer at a sporting event, it might be watered down. People have been making that assumption for years — heck, for as long as I can remember I have been hearing that rumor. Turns out it could be true! The Seattle Seahawks have […]

• Cider Makes Headway In US Market

Cider Makes Headway In US Market

Cider rang up $261 million in US retail sales during the year up to May 18 – an increase of 94% from a year earlier – as the drink treads the path beaten by craft and flavoured beers. Though craft and flavoured beers have been enjoying a rip-roaring rise in sales in the States, the […]

• InBev bastardizing craft beer. Launching rum-flavoured beer

InBev bastardizing craft beer. Launching rum-flavoured beer

The new Carribean inspired beer named ‘Cubanisto’, will be launched by AB InBev at the end of this month. The new 5.9 per cent ABV beer which will be sold in 330ml UV-light sensitive coated bottles is purported to taste of “citrus, orange zest and lime” and have the “aroma of caramelised cane sugar and […]

• Anheuser-Busch pushes higher-alcohol beers

Anheuser-Busch pushes higher-alcohol beers

The brewer is betting big on its new Black Crown brand. Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world’s largest brewer, is making a big bet on higher-alcohol beers. Early next year, the beer maker plans to introduce Budweiser Black Crown, which Advertising Age describes as a “golden amber lager” that is “distinctively smooth and beechwood finished.” Black Crown will […]

• Ballpark Beer Review: Dodger Stadium

Ballpark Beer Review: Dodger Stadium

Depending on your goals, Dodger Stadium is either a boom or a bust from a beer perspective. If you are looking to alter your experience through the use of a society-approved liquid drug, then the stadium is ready to provide. Their prices and sizes are very pocket-friendly: you can get a 24-ounce ‘tall boy’ domestic […]

• Pricing protects AB InBev from stagnant quarterly beer volumes

Higher prices have helped AB InBev post a 5.6 per cent increase in quarterly revenue despite bad weather in Brazil and persistent unemployment in the US. The world’s biggest brewer succeeded in growing its Q1 topline to just over $9bn even though volume actually dipped slightly. This was achieved thanks to a focus on prices […]

• AB InBev beer sales drop on Brazil rain, U.S. jobs

AB InBev beer sales drop on Brazil rain, U.S. jobs

Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI.BR), the world’s largest brewer, suffered a first drop in beer sales for a year and half as price hikes, rain in Brazil and high U.S. unemployment deterred drinkers. However, the maker of Budweiser, Stella Artois and Beck’s said it expected volumes to improve from the second quarter and forecast continued benefits from […]

• Get ready for the audition of your life! Stella launches search for a star

Get ready for the audition of your life! Stella launches search for a star

Ready for the audition of your life? Stella Artois is launching a film fan’s competition offering would-be stars the chance to play Jacques d’Azur, the legendary “King Of Cannes”, in a biopic of his life. The great man once said, “last night, I dreamt that I was Jacques d’Azur, then I woke up and realized […]

• Barney's Beanery measures Whitman vs. Brown race in pre-election 'Rock the Beer Vote' event

Barney's Beanery measures Whitman vs. Brown race in pre-election 'Rock the Beer Vote' event

Barney’s Beanery, nearing its 90th anniversary of roadhouse business, will be hosting its third “Rock the Beer Vote” with patrons getting a head start and casting their votes beginning on Tuesday, Oct. 26. Just as was done during the Obama-McCain competition, where thousands cast their publicly tallied votes on video screens prior to the election, […]

• An interesting story if you're still drinking Stella: Skunky batch of Stella Artois recalled

An interesting story if you're still drinking Stella: Skunky batch of Stella Artois recalled

About 12,000 barrels of Stella Artois beer were recalled by Anheuser-Busch InBev recently after a production error led to quality problems, according to a Belgian newspaper. The report of the skunky beer flashed across the internet this morning — with most reports failing to note that the beer was produced in Leuven, Belgium, not at […]