Bigfoot Beverages Settles with Hop Valley, Terms Undisclosed
FILED JULY 25, 2014 Earlier this month, BBD reported on a suit between Eugene-based specialty distributor Bigfoot Beverages and local brewer Hop Valley. The Register Guard had reported that Bigfoot filed suit against supplier Hop Valley Brewing Co. for $5.5 million, as the fast-growing, 12,000 barrel brewer was attempting to move to Portland-based Columbia Distributing. Read More
Steve Almaraz Joins Reyes as Craft Category Development Director
FILED JULY 24, 2014 Reyes Beverage Group is appointing Firestone Walker alum Steve Almaraz as Craft Category Development Director, effective August 11. The new position will focus on improving the company's capabilities against craft beer sales. Read More
Stone Tweaks Crowd Participation Campaign
FILED JULY 23, 2014 Saturday we reported on Stone Brewing Co. plans to open a $25 million facility in Berlin as early as late 2015 at a former gasworks plant [see CBD 07-19-2014 ]. The crowd-participation component has proven very attractive to press in recent days. Recall that the brewery also announced an Indiegogo campaign, through which fans can buy collaboration beers to be brewed in Berlin once the facility is operational. Read More
Left Hand Returning to Iowa with Johnson Brothers
FILED JULY 22, 2014 Left Hand Brewing Company has announced their return to the Iowa market in early August with Johnson Brothers of Iowa. Shmaltz and Deschutes are among the brewers that have chosen to go with the primarily wine and spirits house in the distributor's areas of operation. Read More
St-Feuillien to Brew, Bottle and Ship Green Flash Flagship Throughout Europe
FILED JULY 21, 2014 Legendary Belgian brewer St-Feuillien and San Diego-born Green Flash have struck a deal based on a handshake agreement whereby St.-Feuillien will brew, bottle and ship the U.S. craft brewery's flagship beer, West Coast IPA, for European distribution, per company announcement. Read More
Stone Announces $25 Million Brewery in Germany, Plus Crowdfunding Campaign
FILED JULY 19, 2014 Stone Brewing Co. has just announced plans "to be the first American craft brewer to own and operate a facility in Europe," per company statement. Anticipated opening is late 2015 to early 2016. Initial investment is estimated at more than $25 million. Read More
Washington D.C. Passes Pint Law
FILED JULY 18, 2014 D.C. this week passed a law that will allow local breweries to actually sell pints of their own beer in their tasting rooms between 1 p.m. and 9 p.m. Previously local production breweries were only permitted to offer free samples, up to 12 oz. per day. Read More
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