Bud's 'America' cans mark Trump-fueled surge in USA marketing

May 11, 2016 6:20 PM

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Anheuser-Busch InBev's move to rebrand its Budweiser cans "America" this summer marks a new extreme in a shift toward patriotic corporate marketing, a trend boosted by Donald Trump's presidential campaign.

Hershey Co. changed the lettering on its chocolate bars last month to red, white and blue for the first time in 122 years, a nod to its sponsorship of the U.S. Olympic team. Wal-Mart Stores has sought to stock stores with more "made in the USA" products. And the Carl's Jr. fast-food chain created a ...

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