Beverage Trade Network News


Samuel Adams Crowns 2013 Homebrew Champions

14/10/2013 | Samuel Adams is proud to reveal the latest class of LongShot American Homebrew winners at The Great American Beer Festival in Denver – craft beer's biggest stage. PRNewswire


USA Govt Shutdown affects Beer Industry

11/10/2013 | The shutdown of the US government means that a backlog of new beer labels and recipes unable to be approved by the authorities is building – although taxes are still being collected. (The Drinks Business)


Budweiser Brewmasters Surprise Beer Drinkers with Three New Brews

09/10/2013 | Budweiser's Project 12 – the brewmaster innovation platform that resulted in the introduction of Budweiser Black Crown – is back with three new beers named for the ZIP codes where the beers were brewed, beginning Oct. 28. (PRNewswire)


Chile frost hits fruit and wine, emergency declared

09/10/2013 | Chile has declared a state of emergency after a late frost caused an estimated $1 billion worth of damage to fruit crops, potentially hitting wine production and impacting trade from one of South America's top fruit exporters. (Reuters)


Stock Spirits to Be Valued at Maximum of $835 Million in IPO

09/10/2013 | Stock Spirits Group, the central European distiller owned by Oaktree Capital Management LLC (OAK), is selling shares in an initial public offering at 210 to 260 pence apiece, according to terms of the sale seen by Bloomberg News. (Bloomberg)