need help brand valuation

Brand Management

Brand Valuation

The article, This Bud May Be for the Belgians, LINK : https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2008-06-11/this-bud-may-be-for-the-belgiansbusinessweek-business-news-stock-market-and-financial-advice

discusses InBev’s buyout of Budweiser. Discuss the value of the brand from a consumer perspective. Some of you may not be beer drinkers, or drink any alcohol, but you are still a part of a culture where beer drinking is an identifiable lifestyle component, so you should be able to provide some perspective. Some things to consider are Budweiser’s targeted blue-collar market segment, its country of origin, and our nationalistic “pride of ownership.” Switch perspectives a bit, and consider how international consumers might value the quintessential American beer. Do you think that coming from the US enhances the value to overseas customers? Why or why not?

1-2 pages w/ references