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Sunday 29 November 2015


Cameron takes Xi Jinping to the pub

British prime minister David Cameron has treated the Chinese president Xi Jinping to a trip to his local pub, where his guest tucked in to fish and chips and a pint of IPA.

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 2 Comments »

Five steps to take before opening a brewery

Are you opening a brewery? If so, you might be overwhelmed by all the legal requirements, or confused about which ones apply to you. Todd Bryant is here to help.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 1 Comment »

Ben and Jerry’s creates craft beer ice cream

Ice cream maker Ben and Jerry’s is teaming up with craft brewer New Belgium to release a Salted Caramel Brown-ie Ale.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 1 Comment »

Chapel Down gives beer business £1m boost

English wine, beer and cider producer Chapel Down has launched its second crowdfunding initiative of the year, seeking £1 million to boost its beer business and build a new brewery.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Beck’s faces $20m payout over labelling

Beck’s has been ordered to offer up to 1.7 million US households share of a $20 million refund over claims its packaging wrongly implied its beer was brewed in Germany.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Beer brand invention turns weather into music

Tasmanian beer brand James Boag has unveiled a groundbreaking instrument that turns live environmental and meteorological readings into music.

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Tsingtao to buy remaining Suntory stake

Tsingtao brewery announced yesterday it is to buy the 50% stake that it doesn’t own in its loss-making joint venture with Suntory Holdings for 822.9m Yuan (HK$129.5m).

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 No Comments »

UK and European beer prices mapped

See how much the price of beer can vary both within the UK and across Europe with this helpful infographic, courtesy of Citybase.

Monday, October 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Heineken completes Lagunitas purchase

Global beer producer Heineken has completed its 50% acquisition of Californian craft brewery Lagunitas.

Monday, October 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Hangovers cost US economy $77bn a year

Hangovers cost the American economy $77bn (£50bn) every year because of low productivity and missed working days, new research has found.

Monday, October 19th, 2015 No Comments »

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