Beer markets in the United States, 2021-2022 and 2026


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Dublin, Sept. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Beverage Marketing’s “Beer in the US Through 2026: Market Essentials” report has been added to from offer.

This comprehensive market research report on the largest segment of alcoholic beverages examines key company trends and strategies.

It provides up-to-date statistics on key sub-segment trends, category-changing innovation, leading brands, packaging and distribution channels. It also offers data on regional markets, demographics, advertising, five-year growth projections and more.

This report provides in-depth market data, shedding light on various aspects of the Beer market, enabling users to better understand this huge and multi-faceted industry and its challenges. The report presents the data with a concise summary highlighting key developments, including the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, along with a detailed discussion of the major beer companies.

The report provides essential information on category volume, retail and wholesale dollar sales, and per capita consumption figures. The research provides an in-depth look at the top companies and brands in the category. Multiple facets of Beer market including regional data, volume by type of packaging as well as volume by distribution channel are covered in this industry report.

As marketers shift their strategies and innovate to meet the challenges posed by shifting consumer trends, beer will continue to be a segment to watch, especially with recent FMB volume growth fueled by brands of hard seltzer.

The report also provides the reliable historical, current and projected data necessary to take advantage of growth opportunities for those involved in or competing with Beer.

Questions answered by this report include:

  • What are the growth prospects for regular, light and imported domestic beer in the United States?

  • How have flavored malt beverages (FMBs) including hard seltzer water performed?

  • How many gallons of beer did US residents consume in 2021, and how does that differ from previous years? Which American regions were the strongest?

  • Which brands and segments grew in 2021 and which did not?

  • Which market segments will gain share by 2026?

  • How do the developments in the craft beer market compare to those of the big traditional national brands?

  • What are the main distribution points for beer and how have the market share figures changed over the last five years? What will the next five years likely bring in terms of distribution?

  • What are the prospects for a beer recovery by 2026?

In-depth understanding of all aspects of the beer market, including:

  • An overview of historical and current statistics, all sales channels included, of the beer market.

  • Data comparing packaged volume versus draft.

  • Volume, share and growth of the overall beer market along with its various segments including domestic light, regular and super premium; BMFs, including hard seltzer water; Arts and crafts; malt liquor and more.

  • Detailed sales statistics for major companies and brands. Coverage includes brands offered by Anheuser-Busch InBev, Molson Coors Beverage Company, Constellation Brands Beer Division, Heineken USA, Boston Beer, DG Yuengling & Son, Diageo Beer Company, Sierra Nevada and New Belgium. The data includes volume, growth, and market share statistics for top companies and brands.

  • Data by segment.

  • Volume of beer by type of packaging and distribution channel.

  • Ad spend by top beer companies and brands and an overview of spend by category by media type (including targeted web advertising and Hispanics).

  • An understanding of the share of volume sold by major on-and-off outlets.

  • Demographic profiles comparing consumers of major beer brands.

  • Five-year projections for the beer market and its segments. Includes compound annual growth rates through 2026 for packaged and draft beer, regional and country volume, and volume by distribution channel.

Main topics covered:


The American beer market

The beer market

  • Presentation and problems

  • Special Note on Coronavirus

  • Volume trends

  • Consumption trends per capita

  • Wholesale Dollar Trends

  • Dollar Retail Sales Trends

  • Industry trends

  • Packaging Trends

  • Distribution trends

The projected beer market

  • Presentation and problems

  • Volume forecast

  • Consumption forecast per capita

  • Forecast of wholesale sales in dollars

  • Retail sales forecast in dollars



  • Anheuser-Busch InBev

  • Bell Brewery

  • Constellation Brands Beer Division

  • CEO Yuengling & Sons, Inc.

  • Deschutes Brewery

  • Diageo Beer Company

  • United States

  • Molson Coors Beverage Company

  • New Belgium Brewing Company

  • Sierra Nevada Brewery

  • Spoetzl Brewery

  • The Boston Beer Company

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