Brewing Industry Guide Staff


GABF Medal Categories Streamlined for 2020

Anticipating fewer entries this year, the Great American Beer Festival competition has combined some style categories, reducing them from 107 to 90.

Bottleshare, Brewers Association Partner on Relief Fund

Fundraising effort supports grants to help breweries in need cover their operational expenses.

Craft Beer & Brewing Cares Grants Go to Nearly 400 Businesses

We're awarding more than $325,000 in advertising to breweries and other businesses in need of a boost.

The CBC Goes Virtual

The Brewers Association unveils a plan to host an online version of the Craft Brewers Conference, featuring a schedule full of free seminars, open to anyone.

Latest BA Survey Results Paint Bleak Picture

Breweries looking at likely closures and layoffs as pandemic continues indefinitely.

Major Stimulus Gains Traction in D.C.: What’s in There for Brewers?

Negotiators have reached a deal on an unprecedented $2 trillion economic stimulus package. It includes many provisions that affect independent breweries and other small businesses struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Craft Brewers Conference Makes Adjustments in Light of Coronavirus

Chinese equipment manufacturers will be scarce at next month's brewing trade show, while attendees from countries with high-risk travel warnings are eligible for full refunds.

Untappd Acquires Long-Running Enthusiast Site BeerAdvocate

Untappd developer Next Glass says it will improve the BeerAdvocate website and support more beer festivals.

Infographic: Social Fatigue

What can social media chatter tell us about beer trends and the market? Here we chart a few metrics.

Retirements Bring Turning Points for Veteran Brewers

Stoudts in Pennsylvania to close, Sprecher in Wisconsin gets new ownership, while Schlafly in Missouri buys a long-running brewpub.