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

Seeking Feedback for 2018 Wholesaler of the Year Award

The Brewers Association (BA) Craft Beer Wholesaler of the Year award recognizes a U.S. wholesaler that is committed to selling and promoting beer from small and independent craft brewers. BA member brewery feedback will help the selection committee …More

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Now Available: The Business of Beer Issue of The New Brewer

For the January/February 2018 The New Brewer, we present the Business of Beer issue, focusing on the value of infrequent customers, unusual business models, exports, ESOPs, and satellite tasting rooms. We also take a closer …More

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Charlie Papazian’s Homebrew Spoon Arrives at Smithsonian

Artifacts from the “Father of Homebrewing” added to National Museum of American History Before the holidays got underway, Brewers Association staff and guests gathered at the Boulder, Colo., office for a celebratory send-off of an old …More

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Smithsonian Brewing History Initiative at Pikes Place Market

On December 8, the American Brewing History Initiative of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History hosted a panel discussion at the Pike Place Market, focusing on Seattle’s small and independent craft brewing history. The conversation explored …More

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Build a Better Beer List: To Rotate or Not to Rotate

Although beer tap rotation has become all the rage, hard evidence shows that accounts need to think more strategically about building a beer list by looking at what fits a consumer’s occasions, how much rotation …More

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