5 Brands Pushing The Canned Beer Trend

5 Brands Pushing The Canned Beer Trend

Which breweries are turning to the beer can to provide drinkers with better beer and a differentiated experience?

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 26 september 2011

Beer companies in the US are turning to the humble can to provide drinkers with better beer and a differentiated experience. PSFK has been monitoring this and our readers on the PurpleList agree that it is a trend. Here are 5 drinks brands pushing the beer can forward:

Sixpoint with their 16oz cans:


Butternuts with their ales like Porkslap:


Oskar Blues with their Dale’s Pale Ale:


Brooklyn Breweries and their seasonal cans:


Harpoon Brewery who also sell their summer beers in cans:


More writing on this trend can be found in PSFK’s articles ‘Beer: The Rise Of The Can‘ and ‘The Rise Of The Beer Can – What The PurpleList Experts Say‘.

Did we miss a brand? If you’re a member of the PurpleList feel free to add your suggestion to the question I posed: Beer: The Rise Of The Can – and if you’re not a member yet then for a limited time PSFK readers can sign up for free using this link:


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