Those that had didn't fancy drinking it.
But let's be honest, people have been getting drunk and hurting each other pretty effectively for a good while now with or without caffeine, it's just that the type of booze being blamed has changed with public tastes and opinions.
A Voyage into the World of Buckfast: the Drink That Gets You Fucked Fast
A pub landlord even told me that his older customers were starting to order it instead of whiskey.
It's located in a ridiculously beautiful corner of Devon, so the picture on the bottle turned out not to be a bullshit marketing ploy, which I found strangely heartening.
Description: Buckie is very well liked in Coatbridge. Everyone who drank Buckfast was a ned and everyone who was a ned drank Buckfast.