Published: Mon, February 04, 2019
Life&Culture | By Sue Mclaughlin

Bud Light’s corn syrup Super Bowl ad prompts response from competition

Bud Light’s corn syrup Super Bowl ad prompts response from competition

During Super Bowl Sunday, fans of both were treated to a special moment when the hit series revealed its return date in the midst of a Bud Light commercial. He stops first at the Miller Lite castle, which had already received its corn syrup, and later at the Coors Light castle, where the king is pleased to get his missing supply.

The National Corn Growers Association reprimanded Bud Light. "We think it is good for the beer industry as a whole to be transparent about what's in your beer", Andy Goeler, vice president of marketing for Bud Light, told USA TODAY. We would love to discuss with you the many benefits of corn!

Bud Light's "Special Delivery" commercial dragged Miller Lite and Coors Light for using corn syrup in their beers, a move meant to portray Bud's simple ingredients - water, barley, rice and hops - as superior.

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Bud Light's Super Bowl campaign called out competitors that use corn syrup - and the corn lobby is not happy about it. Who cares? It aired during the Super Bowl so everybody saw it.

American consumption of high fructose corn syrup started to fall at the beginning of the millennium when it was linked to the country's high rate of obesity.

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