Constellation Talks Craft Beer Acquisitions

Constellation Brands doesn't plan to buy any of the 2,500 craft brewers in the U.S., despite assumptions from many in the industry that larger companies should enter the craft market through acquisition. Read the...

Heineken’s Ideas Brewery Attracts Millennials

The company has driven social media engagement and awareness through "challenges" for users to solve. Click here to read the full story.

Miller Fortune

MillerCoors has debuted Miller Fortune, which the company says was developed to be consumed during spirits occasions, even suggesting that it be consumed in a rocks glass. Because of that statement, there was a...

Smith & Forge Hard Cider

MillerCoors debuted a new hard cider, called Smith & Forge. Made from apples, the new brand is 6% alcohol by volume, and features a crisp finish following a taste not as sweet as many...

Fill ‘Er Up

Growlers are a roaring business for enterprising retailers. In-store kiosks filling up those little brown jugs of beer to-go are appearing in venues as diverse as supermarkets, convenience stores and even pharmacies, as well...

MillerCoors Launches Another Hard Cider

Launching nationally this month, Smith & Forge is a hard cider fermented in the tradition of days gone by. With a rich amber color, 6% alcohol by volume (ABV), a distinct, not-too-sweet taste and...

Two New Bud Light Rita Flavors Hit The Market

Hoping to capitalize on the success of Bud Light Lime-A-Rita, Straw-Ber-Rita and the seasonal Cran-Brrr-Rita, Anheuser-Busch In-Bev has added two new permanent flavors to its lineup of Margarita-flavored malt beverages: Mang-O-Rita and Raz-Ber-Rita. The...

Goose Island’s 312 Urban Pale Ale To Debut March 12

CHICAGO, February 24, 2014 –On March 12, 2014, also known as “3-1-2 Day”, Goose Island will expand its “312 Urban” line by unveiling the new 312 Urban Pale Ale nationally to complement its flagship...

Goose Island Drafts New Promotions And New Beers

Chicago-based Goose Island Beer Co. will formally introduce the brand to consumers its first national advertising campaign this year. Goose Island beers, which include 312 Urban Wheat beer and Honker Ale, became available in...

Anheuser-Busch InBev Buying Blue Point Brewing Company

The country's largest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, on Feb. 5 announced it has agreed to buy the Blue Point Brewing Company. Patchogue, NY-based Blue Point Brewing, founded 15 years ago, makes the Toasted Lager and...