Boulder CO, May 1, 2019 — The Brewers Association (BA) — the not-for-profit trade group dedicated to promoting and protecting America’s small and independent craft brewers — has released its 2019 Beer Style Guidelines. These guidelines serve as a resource for brewers, beer judges and competition organizers including the Great American Beer Festival and World […]
Ottawa ON, May 1, 2019 — Beer Canada and its members commend the Government for supporting brewers by modernizing Canada’s beer standards.
San Francisco CA, Apr. 30, 2019 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Research Service (ARS) announced the release of USDA “Triumph’” a new high-yield aroma hop.
Cincinnati OH, Apr. 30, 2019 — Owning a brewery is more than just an exchange of money for liquid in a glass. Owning a brewery is about building a connection, creating a memorable experience and giving guests reasons to return. In the current state of craft beer, breweries continue to fight for market share versus […]
Cincinnati OH, Apr. 30, 2019 — We can thank the federal government for many of our agricultural innovations. For instance, the Agricultural Research Service (ARS), part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, has developed more than 20 varieties of hops since the 1950s, including Cascade. For scope, there are about 65 varieties grown in the […]
Watertown MA, Apr. 30, 2019 — A growing number of U.S. craft breweries are not locking in long-term hops contracts and that leaves those companies vulnerable as supply tightens, according to industry trade group the Brewers Association (BA), which surveyed 250 members to gain insight into how beer makers are managing one of the industry’s […]
Mammoth Brewing plans to buy Great Basin Brewing this summer
Cincinnati OH, Apr. 29, 2019 — Mammoth Brewing Co. (MBC) has signed an asset purchase agreement (APA) with an intent to acquire Great Basin Brewing Co. (GBBC), with the goal to close this summer. Once the deal is finalized, MBC and GBBC will have the opportunity […]
Boulder CO, Apr. 24, 2019 — The new 2018 state-by-state craft brewer statistics have been published on the website. I wanted to briefly outline what these numbers reflect and highlight a few trends I saw as I was compiling the data.
Cincinnati OH, Apr. 24, 2019 — As 2019 unfolds, here are some beer packaging trends that we see at the forefront of the craft beer industry.