In response to a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) study, the Brewers Association (BA) submitted comments documenting craft brewing’s supply chain challenges during the pandemic, with sections on the aluminum can shortage, the CO2 shortage, transportation challenges, barley malt supply, glass bottles, and paperboard. The comments also touch on antitrust enforcement, category captaincy, and sponsorships.
Pete Johnson serves as the State & Regulatory Affairs Manager for the Brewers Association (BA). He joined the BA at its inception in 2005, having previously worked as Programs Director for the Brewers Association of America. Before coming to the small brewing industry in 2001, Pete worked for 14 years with both state and federal elected officials in Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.See Pete Johnson's Articles