Anheuser-Busch is a company based in the United States of America and in the business of producing breweries. This brewery company has its headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S. and was founded in 1852, making it over a hundred years old. The founders of this company are Eberhard Anheuser and Adolphus Busch and their last names brought about the naming of the company. Anheuser-Busch has its brewery in about 12 different locations has been serving the United States and Canada with its products. the products of the company are beer, malt beverages, energy drinks, and bottled water. The company is currently headed by Michel Doukeris and is the president of it.
The Anheuser-Busch company was initially called the AB Inbev and it was formed through successive mergers of three international brewing groups which are;
- Interbrew from Belgium.
- AmBev from Brazil and,
The company has over 30 000 employees working with them and has been deemed one of the largest theme park operators in the United States with ten theme parks through the company’s family entertainment division, Busch Entertainment Corporation.
The Anheuser-Busch company takes the process of brewing seriously. Over time, since its creation, the company’s process of brewing has evolved constantly as modern methods combine with long-established traditions to deliver the highest-quality beers for our consumers.
Anheuser-Busch uses a quality assurance program that covers every step of its supply chain, from seed to sip. They work closely with their grower partners to ensure that they source only the finest ingredients for the beers. The company employs the services of the brewmasters, which carefully oversee every detail in the brewing process to ensure consistency and taste every batch before it is packaged.
Anheuser-Busch brewery was the first brewery to adopt pasteurization and refrigerated railcars in the preservation of beer and has over the years been very creative with their packaging, transportation, and storage to make sure they always serve the freshest beer to their customers (the consumers). Before any product leaves any of the breweries, it undergoes over 100 different package quality checks.
The packaging and recycling subsidiaries provide a reliable source of high-quality lids, cans, bottles, and other packaging materials for Anheuser-Busch’s U.S. beer operation. This has been helping to manage the supply, cost, and quality of packaging materials. The packaging of the Anheuser-Busch products uses Metal Container Corp. (for the cans packaging), Longhorn Glass Corp. (glass bottles), and Eagle Packaging, Inc. (for the crown and closure liner materials).
Every company that is in to production takes its marketing strategies quite seriously and Anheuser-Busch is no different. The company owns and operates distributors across the country. In addition to these, the company also works closely with more than five hundred (500) independent wholesalers.
The wholesalers are available in all fifty states in the United States. Finding the nearest location of a wholesaler of the Anheuser-Busch products has been made easy. You can now go on the official web page of the company and use the locator to locate an Anheuser-Busch wholesaler near you.
The Anheuser-Busch has several brands that it produces, markets, and distributes all over U.S. and Canada. There are over 100 brands and these brands include;
- Bud Light.
- Busch Beer.
- Castle lager.
- Castle Lite.
- Eagle Lager.
- Landshark Lager.
- Michelob Ultra.
- Natural Light.
- Shock Top.
These are some of the products produced and distributed by the Anheuser-Busch Company.
In the beginning of this article, I mentioned that the company has breweries in about 12 different locations and these locations are;
- Baldwinsville, New York.
- Cartersville, Georgia.
- Columbus, Ohio.
- Fairfield, California.
- Fort Collins, Colorado.
- Houston, Texas.
- Jacksonville, Florida.
- Los Angeles, California.
- Merrimack, New Hampshire.
- Newark, New Jersey.
- Louis, Missouri.
- Williamsburg, Virginia.
A brewery was once opened in Tampa, Florida but it is now closed.
The Anheuser-Busch company prides itself as the best beer company in the United States and therefore gives credit to employees as the best people to work with. The window of opportunity to take a higher step in your career path is always open at the Anheuser-Busch company.
The company to an extent has made provision to all in terms of building a career. Some of the platforms created by the company to aid people to encourage also train the best hands for their company are;
- Students programs: the company has programs that make room for students to learn and grow in the arts of the company. They also have internship programs available. Some of the programs are global management trainee programs, global MBA programs, functional trainee programs, and internship programs. These programs also come with global placement.
- Job opportunities: as earlier inferred, there are several job opportunities available to eat the Anheuser-Busch. Job opportunities for sales, marketing, logistics, supply/ manufacturing, technology, people trainee program, legal & corporate affairs, finance, procurement, and customer resource group.
The jobs and programs are all available in the northeast, southeast, Great Lakes, Midwest, southwest, northwest, and west- all over the U.S.