Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD) will introduce two beers this year with 6% alcoholic content -...

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

Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD) will introduce two beers this year with 6% alcoholic content - compared to the 5% average of its leading brands - after last year's launch of higher-alcohol Bud Light Platinum went well. The key question from analysts over the strategy is whether the new beers - Beck's Sapphire and Budweiser Black Crown - will steal store shelf space from rivals or cannibalize other A-B products?