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05/29/2015
Anheuser-Busch's Cartersville, Georgia facilities halted beer production this week in order to produce cans of water for those affected by the severe flash flooding in Oklahoma and Texas. “Relief workers and people in the region are in need of safe, clean drinking water, and Anheuser-Busch is in a unique position to produce and ship large...
05/28/2015
After receiving a deluge of funding to the tune of $13 million, Drizly plans to double both its market and employee base by the end of 2016. Currently, the company is in 15 cities, and employs around 40 people. “Our latest round of funding really just enables us to continue to grow at a rapid rate," said Drizly CEO and co-founder Nick Rellas from...
05/27/2015
To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Fritz Maytag's fateful purchase of Anchor Brewing, the company is redesigning its packaging with new artwork from in-house artist Jim Stitt and planning numerous events and social media posts, all under the name "Drink Steam."  The fabled brewery was one of the earliest pioneers of craft beer -- before the...
05/26/2015
In advance of its brewing operations, New Belgium Brewing has completed its distribution center in Asheville, North Carolina. The facility is poised to start distributing beers to the East Coast by the end of 2015. Progress continues on the company's new brewery on the French Broad River, which is expected to come on line in the spring of 2016....
05/26/2015
Philly Beer Week is rapidly approaching and the route for the Hammer of Glory (HOG) Relay has been established. On its way Friday at the always beer friendly time of 6:45 a.m., the Relay is the forerunner to the Opening Tap, which starts at 7 p.m. at the 23rd Street Armory. The notice from Philly Beer Week follows:   The 2015 HOG Relay Route As...
05/25/2015
Genesee Beer has introduced new packaging that reclaims the original Genesee Light name for the beer first introduced in 1978. In addition to the move away from Ginny Light, the new packaging reflects the trend by some brewers to bolder and less complicated labeling. The new packaging has generated a multitude of positive and some not-so-positive...
05/18/2015
SABMiller has announced it has purchased U.K. craft beer pioneer, Meantime Brewing Company. Taking a page from AB Inbev's playbook, Meantime will be the first craft brewery SABMiller has purchased outright since Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company in 1988. Here is the release from SABMiller:  SABMiller is to become the new owner of London-based...
05/15/2015
New Belgium Brewing has announced the next addition to its Lips of Faith series, Pear Ginger Beer, which can function as a cocktail mixer or a standalone beer. The 10 IBU, seven percent ABV offering is New Belgium’s first foray into the burgeoning beer cocktail field. See the full press release below:    MIX YOUR OWN ADVENTURE WITH NEW BELGIUM...
05/14/2015
The first quarter results from the two largest brewers in the U.S. confirm the ongoing strategy for how the bigger brewers continue to respond to competition from the smaller, independent brewers in the craft segment. Despite declining volume of overall beer sales in the U.S. market and craft brewers gaining a larger share, MillerCoors and...
05/13/2015
Oregon's 10 Barrel Brewing Company has announced that it will begin selling selected products in Boulder and Denver. Both on-premise and grocery store sales are in the works with further expansion throughout the state planned as well. “The plan is that once we get a presence in the Denver market, to go through the whole state,” 10 Barrel brewery...

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