Top six trends from the Great American Beer Festival

Accredited beer sommelier and UK and Europe representative for the Brewers Association, Lotte Peplow, rounds up the top trends from this year's Great American Beer Festival, from the move towards sessionable styles to the growing link between wine and beer. 

Number of breweries in Scotland rises by 229% in 8 years

A new report published by The Scottish Parliament Information Centre (SPICE) has found that the number of breweries in Scotland has risen by 229% in 8 years to hit 115, while there are now over 60 distilleries in the country producing gin.

Hawkshead eyes global expansion as new brewhouse opens

Cumbrian-based brewery Hawkshead has announced plans to start selling its beers in Asia, the Americas and Europe, days before it opens a new brewing facility which will treble production capacity.

Take a look at AB InBev’s new ‘robo-warehouse’ in Wales

AB InBev has unveiled a new, automated warehouse at its largest UK brewery in Magor, South Wales, in an effort to reduce the beer giant's carbon footprint.

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