Beer shipments are on the rise for the first time since 2008 with the first eight months of the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Beer shipments are on the rise for the first time since 2008 with the first eight months of the year showing a steady 1.9% gain. Though craft beers grab a lot of the attention, industry stalwarts Bud Light (BUD) and Coors Light (TAP) are showing gains with new varieties aimed at cutting into the appeal of niche beers.