Monthly Archives: February 2012

Beer industry best practice: Mobile Apps

Beer brands are under considerable pressure to remain relevant with consumers. With younger generations passing on absorbing brand messaging through traditional media outlets, brewers have slowly been migrating to mobile apps. In the early days, the sole purpose of these … Continue reading

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Coors Light Cold Snap Wrap

Brands know all to well not to overlook consumer promotional  items that are distributed at events. Every item produced should help generate awareness and enhance the brand’s positioning. To cut through the clutter of branded shirts, hats, key chains and … Continue reading

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Bud Light Recycling

Anheuser-Busch InBev has publicly announced their vision/goal is  “To be a better beer company in a better world.” One truly remarkable activation that brought their words to life was the 2011 Bud Light Recycling Zone tour. With the help of … Continue reading

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Guinness plans to set World Record on St. Patrick’s Day

With one of the largest beer consuming holidays on the horizon, Guinness has started to stake its ownership claim on this international celebration known as St. Patrick’s day. Through the use of their facebook page, Guinness is asking for fans … Continue reading

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Coors Light builds interactive beer displays

One of the biggest struggles for any beer brand is to control the floor space at retail. Unlike other Consumer Product Group (CPG) companies, beer companies are not able to pay slotting fees for their displays and/or space. Recently, photos … Continue reading

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