Bud Light Platinum continues to be a bright spot for Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD +0.5%), passing...

|About: Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD)|By:, SA News Editor

Bud Light Platinum continues to be a bright spot for Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD +0.5%), passing the million barrel mark after launching just five months ago. The brand has been the most successful new beer launch of the year in the industry, priced at a 10% premium over standard light beers. Next up for the juggernaut: Sales of 22oz bottles and 18-bottle packs, along with a significant marketing boost from A-B.