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Saturday 28 March 2015

Beer

Marketing bullshit… #BigBeer’sStillBuyin’It

“Irritate! Irritate!! Irritate!!!” – is that the key to getting folks to buy your product?

Monday, November 17th, 2014 1 Comment »

Villagers storm Co-op in defence of pub

Dozens of villagers staged a supermarket “booze-in” in protest against plans for a 200-year-old pub to be turned into a Co-op.

Friday, November 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Pabst Brewing completes $700m sale

Pabst Brewing Company, has completed its sale to the newly formed Blue Ribbon for a reported US$700 million.

Friday, November 14th, 2014 1 Comment »

Newcastle Scotch Ale makes US launch

Heineken beer brand Newcastle has launched its first “collaboration” brew, teaming up with sister brewery Caledonian to launch an ale in the US.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Barista-style tap for beer hops launched

A company has launched what is claims is the world’s first barista-style machine that can adjust the “hoppiness” of a beer in seconds.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

SABMiller praises World Beer success

SABMiller’s UK subsidiary Miller Brands UK is leading the world beer category, reporting an 11% post-tax revenue growth to September.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Watered-down beer sold to Seattle fans?

Fans of the Seattle Seahawks and Sounders could be paying for beer that has been watered down according to an investigation by a local news station.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

U2 send sober Slash beer stash

It seems that U2’s scuppered generosity of late is continuing, as they this week sent guitarist and recovering alcoholic Slash a case of beer.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco appoints new wine buyer

Supermarket giant Tesco has added a new wine buyer to its team as its director for beers, wines and spirits, Dan Jago, remains suspended.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Couple tip waiter $1,500 and 48 beers

A waiter was left dumbfounded after he was tipped $1,500 by a couple, who also bought a $240 round of beers for the restaurant’s entire staff.

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 No Comments »

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