The latest Brewers Association news including events, publications, membership benefits, awards and announcements.

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.

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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.

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Conference Seminar Proposals Are Under Review

The Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) Seminar Subcommittee is once again hard at work reviewing the 160+ proposals submitted by craft brewing community participants and others who have some expertise to add.

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IPA: Brewing Techniques, Recipes and the Evolution of India Pale Ale

IPA is the best-selling style of craft beer in America today, with U.S. sales increasing by 40 percent in 2011. Mitch Steele, head brewer for Stone Brewing Co., dissects the style's past and present in the newest book from Brewers Publications.

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Shelf Sets: Why We Need to Keep Craft Beer Set by Brand in the Chains

Jessica Jones, director of business process development for Ninkasi Brewing Company, provides in-depth analysis of shelf sets in chains. Industry professionals from all three tiers provide commentary on why shelf sets are best organized by brand.

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