Duke the Dog has pushed which product since 1995?
-Bush Baked Beans
Answer: Bush Brothers & Company is best known for its Bush’s Best brand canned baked beans and produces approximately 80% of the canned baked beans consumed in the United States. In 1995, the company developed an advertising campaign for their line of baked beans which focused on the “secret family recipe”, and introduced Jay Bush and his talking golden retriever named Duke. The campaign was a huge hit for Bush Brothers, who saw a dramatic spike in baked bean sales. As a result of the ad campaign, Duke became an instant celebrity.
Bush Baked Beans
Bush Brothers & Company is a family-owned corporation best known for its Bush’s Best brand canned baked beans.
Headquarters: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Founder: A.J. Bush
Founded: 1908, Chestnut Hill, Tennessee, United States
Key person: James B Ethier
Type of business: Corporation (Family business)