Amstel Light joins list of big beer brands in mega decline

Amstel Bier logoOn Monday, 24/7 Wall Street published an updated version of its list of “The Eight Beers Americans No Longer Drink.”

The publication increased the list to nine with Amstel Light the most notable addition along with Miller High Life Light. Budweiser dropped out of the list.

Over the past five years (2006-2011), Michelob sales have declined by 72%, equal to the percentage decline from 2005-2010, to take #1 on the list. “From 2006 to 2011, sales declined from 500,000 barrels to 140,000, with a 20% drop between 2010 and 2011 alone.”

Check out the full list at 24/7 Wall St.

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