AB Inbev to boost marketing spend

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Anheuser-Busch Inbev is to increase marketing spend this year to support its premium brands and grow its customer insights offering after hailing its “innovative” marketing for contributing to a 7.2 per cent rise in revenue to $39.8bn (£26.3bn) in 2012.


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“There really is nothing quite like vodka,” said my friend Miguel as we clinked martini glasses and then drank them dry. I was in New York last week and a free evening meant that I had time to catch up with one of my oldest contacts in the wine and spirits business.