Pending NC legislation could signal end to craft-beer battle over self-distribution cap

Legislation introduced in the N.C. General Assembly could end an ongoing dispute with Charlotte’s largest craft brewers tied to the state's self-distribution cap. Senate Bill 246 — titled the Craft Beer Distribution & Modernization Act — ai.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Craft beer showdown in NC heads toward trial, subpoenas issued

A battle over North Carolina's craft beer self-distribution cap appears to be headed to the courtroom. An N.C. Superior Court judge denied on Tuesday motions to dismiss a case fighting to raise that 25,000-barrel cap or to reassign the case to a three-ju.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2018

Battle Brews as Craft-Beer Makers Take Their Product to the People

Small brewers are making a push to sell directly to customers as craft beer’s growth cools, squaring off against distributors and bar owners......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 3rd, 2018

Building a local brand: How Charlotte craft breweries are tapping into more market share in big-beer battle

The drive by craft brewers to take on big beer has turned into a collective marketing effort that pushes community ties and economic impact. CBJ takes an in-depth look at how that's playing out......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2018

Beer law in Texas officially relaxed

Gov. Greg Abbott on June 15 signed the beer-to-go bill. It allows craft breweries to sell beer at the breweries that people can take home. Previously, sales had to go through a distributor. Some local.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals7 hr. 22 min. ago

Weekend Sip: You can now have your peanut butter as a beer

A craft brewer says it’s tapping into the “nostalgia” of the popular food — and it’s safe for people with peanut allergies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2019

Wisconsin city makes list of U.S. places with most craft breweries per capita

From millennials to Gen Xers, turn a corner anywhere in just about any city and you're bound to find a craft beer drinker. From light crisp lagers to those opaque hazy IPAs that have become a formidable beast in the craft beer world, people like the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

Sagamore Spirit partners with Sierra Nevada on barrel-aged Rye Ale

Baltimore's Sagamore Spirit distillery is partnering with a big-name craft brewer on a new beer release. Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.'s limited-edition Rye Ale was aged for six months in Sagamore Spirit rye whiskey barrels to produce a beer with no.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

How does Portland rank among craft-beer hotspots in the U.S.? (Gallery)

Another internet survey of craft brewers, and Portland is on top. Or is it? C+R Research of Chicago analyzed 500 markets nationwide and ranked the top 25 by the number of crafter breweries per 50,000 residents. The firm also named a "most popular" .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2019

Ranked: The top U.S. cities for craft breweries (gallery)

Looking for a craft beer? In these cities, you won't have far to look. From millennials to Gen Xers, turn a corner anywhere in the Triangle and you're bound to find a craft beer drinker. From light crisp lagers to those opaque hazy IPAs that have b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2019

Brew Bus Brewing expands to Wesley Chapel

A Tampa-grown brewing company is expanding to Wesley Chapel, with plans to convert a former health club into a brewing and distribution hub that will also include a beer garden and restaurant. Brew Bus Brewing, the parent company of Brew Bus Brewi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2019

In Vietnam beer war, Heineken and Sabeco seek to take each other"s turf

In Vietnam, one of the world's largest and fastest-growing beer markets, new battle lines are being drawn as Heineken NV and local industry leader Sabeco hone their product offerings and build up marketing muscle......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 4th, 2019

New craft beer bar to set up shop in downtown Phoenix

A new craft beer bar is on its way to Roosevelt Row this summer. The Phoenix New Times reports the concept, dubbed the Theodore, will open at 110 E. Roosevelt St. next to the Nash jazz club. The Theodore's space formerly was occupied by Short Leas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2019

To Combat Food Waste, These Brooklyn Businesses Teamed Up to Brew Bagel Beer

Two New York businesses have recently partnered to create Black Seed Glow Up. Entering and earning a permanent spot in New York's craft beer m.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 1st, 2019

As craft beer grows, so do wild flavors with brews made of candy, pickles and ... steak?

More US craft breweries leads to more experimental beers including strange brews made with Jolly Ranchers, peanut butter, pickles, tamales.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 31st, 2019

Ohio"s largest craft brewers offer hand-crafted beers in every corner of the state

Traveling Ohio this summer? Enjoy – and enjoy sampling some of the handcrafted beer found in every corner of the Buckeye State. While we in Central Ohio are justifiably proud of our local craft brewers, you don't have to forego unique local brew.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

Craft beer gets weird — in a centuries-old tradition

Anyone for steak and onion Kolsch? Or a mac.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 29th, 2019

New Study Reveals Top Factors Driving Craft Beer Growth

It’s hardly a secret these days that most Americans love craft beer. The craft beer industry has been booming for the better part of a decade now and is showing no signs of slowing.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 29th, 2019

UBS Questions Boston Beer"s Dogfish Head Purchase, Increasing Exposure To Difficult Craft Beer Category

The craft beer market is getting crowded with new brews showing up and taking share away from.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 22nd, 2019

Holy resurrection: Monks revive ancient beer-craft

Belgian monks at Grimbergen Abbey are on the verge of brewing beer again after a break of more than 200 years. Francesca Lynagh reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 22nd, 2019

Boston Beer Fortifies Craft Footprint with Dogfish Head Merger

Boston Beer (SAM) enters into a merger agreement with Dogfish Head Brewery in a cash and stock .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMay 13th, 2019