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Brewers Association Announces Release of 2013-2014 Brewers' Resource Directory

The Brewers Association (BA) is proud to announce the release of the 2013–2014 Brewers’ Resource Directory (BRD). This edition of the BRD again includes highlights of the Benchmarking and Best Practices Survey. More

New Glarus Brewing Co.’s Deb Carey to Sit with First Lady at State of the Union

New Glarus Brewing Co.'s owner, Deb Carey, will once again represent small business at the White House as she sits with first lady Michelle Obama during the State of the Union Tuesday evening.  More

An Introspective Audio History of the Brewers Association

BA staff and board members convened in Boulder, Colo. in January 2012 to reflect on the rich history of the trade group. The audio recording of this introspective evening is now available on BrewersAssociation.org. More

Brewers Association Announces Retailer Membership

The Brewers Association (BA) introduces a new membership class for craft beer retailers. This membership allows retailers, from grocery stores to craft beer bars, to take advantage of the benefits the BA has to offer. More

Breweries: Don't Forget to Provide Your 2012 Brewery Production Numbers

January marks the collection period of the Brewers Association's Annual Brewing Industry Production Survey (BIPS). Survey results will be presented at the Craft Brewers Conference and BrewExpo America in Washington, D.C. in March 2013 and in the May/ More

Craft Fights Back vs. the Foreign Beer Giants; Craft is Under-Spaced in the Off-Premise Chains

Using regional statistics on gross profit, this article by Todd Stevenson of Lagunitas establishes that craft is under-spaced and retailers should strongly resist moving craft brands to the warm shelf.  More

Brewpubs: Packaging Options

So many choices from glass to stainless steel growlers. Jack Curtain interviews several brewers who have chosen different paths when it comes to packaging. More

Craft Brewers Conference Attendee Registration Now Open

Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) returns to the East Coast in 2013 on March 26-29. Registration is now open. More

New Members Only Resource

Vermont Information Processing, Inc. (VIP), in cooperation with a group of participating beer suppliers and wholesalers has put together a document of best practices for managing seasonal items.  More

For the Love of Hops Member Pre-Sale Underway

Author Stan Hieronymus expertly explains the nature of hops, their origins, and how brewers maximize their positive attributes throughout the brewing process. More

Supplier Directory

Time to shop for new equipment? Need to find an additional source for ingredients? Check out the Supplier Directory.