More than 4,000 craft breweries have signed on to use the independent craft brewer seal today. Learn more about the many milestones it reached in 2018.
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As we move forward into 2019 and the 116th Congress, a lot will be changing in D.C. How will these changes impact small and independent breweries?
Need a reason to vote on November 6? Take a look at some of the issues that your state and federal legislators have a say in that could impact small and independent breweries.
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At the end of 2017, Congress passed legislation that lowered the FET for breweries. Over half a year later, how are breweries using the extra money?
Earlier this year, a trio of juicy or hazy styles were formally incorporated into the Brewers Association Beer Style Guidelines. The 2018 Great American Beer Festival® (GABF) marks the first time “Juicy or Hazy Pale Ale,” …More
Think back to the days of planning your brewery. Do you remember the enthusiasm you felt writing your standard operating procedures? What about the excitement you had anticipating your first visit from an FDA officer? …More
As federal affairs manager for the Brewers Association, I have been fortunate to be a part of some great legislative and political successes in Washington, D.C. One of the things I am most proud of …More
Data Shows the Seal Resonates with Consumers Brewers Association research shows that many beer lovers cannot distinguish true small and independent craft brands from Big Beer acquired brands. Many mistakenly think those beers are still independent. Beer …More
Launched a mere 11 months ago by the Brewers Association, the independent craft brewer seal has spurred a fundamental shift in the craft beer movement. The demand to show and know if a brewery is …More