NBWA: Beer Purchasers’ Index Dips Into Contraction After 2 Positive Months

Following two months of positive trends, total beer category ordering by distributors ticked downward in this month’s Beer Purchasers’ Index (BPI), the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) reported. The April BPI dropped to 49, which is just below the expansionary benchmark of 50 and represents a step back from the positive BPI readings we saw the last two months.