Category Archives: Brewery News

New Belgium Brewing Leads Group Acquiring Magnolia Brewing

A group led by New Belgium Brewing Co. agreed to purchase the assets of San Francisco’s Magnolia Brewing for $2.7 million as part of a bankruptcy proceeding. The newly formed partnership will be a majority-owned subsidiary of New Belgium, with … Continue reading

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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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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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Brooklyn Brewery Takes Stake in 21st Amendment, Funkwerks

As of Jan. 1, sales teams of all three will be working for Brooklyn Brewery.  The idea is to be able to better compete with major brewers that have been buying American craft breweries.  The deal – terms weren’t disclosed, … Continue reading

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Evans Brewing Releases 3 New Bottle Offerings, Says Bottles are 25% of Sales

Evans Brewing Co., Irvine, Calif., plans to release three new bottle offerings; Stout at the Devil Russian Imperial Stout, Approachable Bastard Session IPA and the award winning Black Pilsner, Breakfast Black. “Our bottle sales have been a real bright spot … Continue reading

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