Anheuser-Busch Reserves 40 Tesla Electric Semi-Trucks
In a report by the Daily Mail, Anheuser-Busch who make Budweiser reserved 40 Tesla Inc all-electric Semi trucks as it continues to seek reductions in fuel costs and vehicle emissions, the brewer said on Thursday.
It was one of the largest publicly announced orders Tesla has received for its electric trucks according to the Daily Mail, which are scheduled to be in production by 2019.
“At Anheuser-Busch, we are constantly seeking new ways to make our supply chain more sustainable, efficient, and innovative,” said James Sembrot senior director of logistics strategy in an article in the Daily Mail.
The U.S. subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch InBev NV is planning to utilise the trucks for shipments to wholesalers within the 500-mile (800-km) range promised by Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk.