Given the continuing economic doldrums and persistently high unemployment since 2009, it might be easy to start thinking of craft beer as “recession-proof.” But is it?
Dan Wandel presents channel shift, beverage alcohol dollar changes across CPG channels, and stats on dollar shares at U.S. supermarkets.Read More
For the May/June 2012 The New Brewer, we present our annual Industry Review issue. In this issue, we take a look at craft breweries’ performance in 2012 in each category: brewpubs, microbreweries, and regional breweries, as well as large breweries and imports. Read More
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Join this Brewers Association Power Hour with IRI's Dan Wandel covering the overall beer category in 2011, as well as specific craft beer trends.Read More
Most breweries lack a data-driven infrastructure offering the information needed for decision-making in an environment experiencing exponential growth.
Craft beer is part of a much larger phenomenon, rooted in a long-term evolution of American society and culture that’s still progressing.
With solid support lined up, expectations increase for a tipping point where craft brewers grow capacity, production, and sales and emerge from their niche origins to broad appeal.
In this issue, we take a look at how each segment of the craft brewing industry fared in 2010.Read More
In this issue, we discuss topics such as managing growth, women and craft beer, co-op breweries, and brewery taprooms.Read More