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Craft Brew Alliance Books 8% Volume Gain For Year Through September

Craft Brew Alliance (CBA) has reported a third-quarter depletion volume gain of 6% on the same period last year, with net sales and total shipments also up, by 6% and 4%, respectively. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 7, 2014

After Strong Third Quarter, Boston Beer Targets Full-Year Growth Of 20%-24%

With numerous new cider brands now flooding the market—including recent launches from brewing giants Anheuser-Busch InBev and MillerCoors—some analysts believed Boston Beer Co.’s Angry Orchard brand might lose momentum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 31, 2014

AB InBev Posts U.S. Volume Down 1.8% For First Nine Months

Anheuser-Busch InBev posted global revenue growth of 5.3% to $35 billion for the first nine months of its fiscal year, ended in September, as normalized EBITDA rose 6.9% to $13.5 billion. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 31, 2014

Guinness Targets Luxury Segment With New “Guinness The 1759”

Diageo Guinness USA will climb the pricing ladder with next month’s launch of a new beer called Guinness The 1759. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 23, 2014

Special Report: With Top Brands Sagging, Big Brewers Fill Pipeline With New Products

The U.S. beer market continues a paradigm shift whereby full-flavored craft beers are providing dynamic growth from a small but rapidly rising base. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 17, 2014

Constellation, Diageo Loom Large On Impact’s “Blue Chip Brands” List

In a business where so many products are seemingly here one day and gone the next, Impact’s “Blue Chip Brands” have not only stood the test of time, but also grown stronger over the years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 13, 2014

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