Brewing Industry Guide Staff

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.

Amid Recalls, Brewers Urged to Scrutinize Their Canning

Greater demand for cans, and wider varieties of beer and canning materials, are leading to greater potential for issues.

Dogfish Head Launches Online Running Club

In time for New Year’s resolutions and Dry January, Delaware brewery announces a “virtual community” for runners.

Congress Approves Extension to Excise Tax Cuts for Brewers

Brewers to enjoy lower excise taxes for at least one more year.

Private Investors (with a Brewpub) Buy Ballast Point from Constellation

Backed by a group led by a former hotelier, little-known Kings & Convicts buys the home of Sculpin from a global drinks firm.

Contract Brewery to Keep Boulder Beer on Shelves

Denver-based Sleeping Giant announces plan to keep producing and distributing for the country’s oldest operating microbrewery.

New Belgium Announces Sale to Kirin Subsidiary

One of America's largest and most respected independent breweries has announced its sale to Kirin's Lion Little World Beverages.

BSG to Become Exclusive Distributor of Dingemans Malt

Deal with Belgian specialty malt company goes into effect January 1.