Trade Membership

Become a trade member and receive a world of coverage with our consumer, industry and media audience.


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The Beer Connoisseur is one of the highest read beer publications worldwide with over 20,000 industry readers daily and 8 million annually.

What's Included

Priority Coverage For Three Editorial Categories

  •  Industry News: Most of your press releases and news covered year-round.
  •  The Official Review: Unlimited beer and cider reviews year-round versus 2 maximum for non-trade members. Submit for Review
  •  Periodic consideration for features at and the magazine.

Directory Listing
Robust "micro-site" with direct edit tools.

  • Logo, social links, shop store link, subscriber offers, image gallery, Google map, about section, biographies, "learn more" display on beer pages and more.
  • Beer reviews and industry news link and display on page.
  • Promote products and services.

The Beer in Review (annual print edition)
The year's best beer and breweries and the upcoming year's industry trends.

  • One copy included with your membership
  • Your brewery listed in the trade member pages
  • $250 trade member-only discount off of full page ads

Trade Decal
Our subscribers are an enthusiastic and loyal fan base and take notice to your affiliation with us.

Premium Subscription
Doubles as your subscription to The Beer Connoisseur®.

  • Premium Web Magazine (6 issues annually + back issues)
  • One copy of the annual print edition
  • Daily editorial e-newsletters
  • Beer School
  • Expert and popular beer reviews
  • Post events to the calendar
  • Members Forum

Directory Examples
Breckenridge Brewery
New Holland Brewing Co.
Trappist Brewery Koningshoeven
Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
The Original Craft Beer Club
Craft Beer Cellar
Music City Brewers Festival

Annual Price
Tier-1, $195 auto-renew
Single state distribution. Starts on date of purchase.
Manage auto-renew in your online account.

Tier-2, $495 auto-renew
Multi-state distribution. Starts on date of purchase.
Manage auto-renew in your online account.


Customer acknowledges that he or she is pre-paying a service license for a Trade Member user role on this site for 12 months. Months are calculated as 30 days. In the event of cancelation, the license will remain active for the duration of the agreed-upon terms. No license refunds permitted. In the event the user's account is disabled by BC staff for misconduct, the customer will lose the license with no refund due.

Tier-1: single state distributon, Tier-2: multi-state distribution