Category Archives: beer

Anchor’s CEO Sees More Potential in Craft Spirits than Craft Beer

Anchor Brewery’s owners — Tony Foglio and Keith Greggor – took a look at the competitive landscape, noted the intensified competition in the craft beer space (they called it “difficult market conditions”) along with declining volume and sales and decided … Continue reading

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Bud Light Reintroduces Itself with 2 New TV Spots

Focus of the spots is the beer’s quality, officials at Anheuser-Busch said.  “There’s nowhere to hide imperfection when you’re brewing a light lager,” said Andy Goeler, vp- marketing,

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Glunz Intros Hirter herbstCULT in Chicago Market

HerbstCULT is the fourth Hirter beer to be introduced to America by Glunz, following the Hirter Herbal Radler, Hirter Privat Pils, and Hirter Morchl, all currently available in Chicago through Glunz Imports. “Fall is the peak beer season in Chicago … Continue reading

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Miller Leads Bev/Al Firms in ‘Intimacy’ with Consumers

A survey by MBLM, which describes itself as “the brand intimacy agency,” found Miller led all beverage alcohol brands in terms on “intimacy” – how they connect emotionally with consumers.  Miller’s score was 31.4, followed by Budweiser at 23.2, and … Continue reading

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New Belgium Brewing Cancels Tour de Fat in Denver

The brewer received a lot of blowback from changes that included first-time paid entry, a venue change and cancellation of the bike parade. “We moved to a paid model this year to bring in bigger bands and expand our philanthropic … Continue reading

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Dick Yuengling Donates $2.8 Million to Home Town

The money will be used to build a new parking deck.

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