Industry Updates

See industry updates, the latest resources and news from the Brewers Association and its subcommittees on things like sustainability, draught quality, raw materials and more.

The Importance of Draught Beer Line Cleaning

Clean beer lines are integral to maintaining the quality of craft beer. Small and independent craft brewers devote a lot of time, effort and resources to make the best possible beer for consumers. Ingredients are handpicked, …More

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Justin Ainsworth to Represent Craft Brewers on BIECC

The Brewers Association (BA) is pleased to announce that Justin Ainsworth has joined the technical committee after agreeing to represent craft brewers on the Beer Industry Electronic Commerce Coalition (BIECC). Justin joins Matt Moberly, director …More

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BA Quality Ambassador Presentation Video Now Available

A condensed version of BA Quality Ambassador Dick Cantwell’s inspiring presentation, The Future of Craft Depends on Quality, is now available. The video includes highlights of presentation and an exclusive interview recorded during the 2016 …More

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Josh Van Zee Joins BA Draught Beer Quality Subcommittee

The Brewers Association (BA) is pleased to announce the addition of Josh Van Zee to the draught beer quality subcommittee. Josh has worked at New Belgium Brewing Company since 2002, initially as kegging operator and packaging …More

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Now Accepting Proposals for 2017 Research Grants

The Brewers Association (BA) is pleased to announce that proposals for funding 2017 research are now being accepted. Applications are being collected online until July 31, 2016. An overview document is available that walks applicants through the online form, and allows applicants to gather …More

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