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Mobile Beverage Canner WilCraft Can Begins Operations in Wisconsin

WilCraft Can, LLC is a mobile beverage canning operation that serves local craft breweries. Many breweries are unable to can their beer because it requires a large initial investment in inventory and equipment. Thanks to WilCraft Can, craft brewers now have access to the materials and equipment to make canning their beer, cider or other beverage possible.

Developing: US House Committee Expected to Extend Federal Excise Tax Relief for Brewers

Developing: US House Committee Expected to Extend Federal Excise Tax Relief for Brewers

An effort to maintain reduced federal excise taxes (FET) on all brewers an importers could take a major step forward tonight. The House Ways and Means Committee is expected to extend tax cuts for alcohol producers and importers as part of the Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2019 (H.R. 3301) extender bill.

Dust Bowl Brewing Opens Satellite Taproom in Monterey, California

Today Dust Bowl Brewing Co. officially opens its long-awaited satellite taproom in Monterey, California. Known as the Tap Depot, the taproom marks the growing craft brewery’s third location and the first outside of its local community of Turlock.

Duck Foot Brewing Company Adds Distribution in Southern California

Karl Strauss Distributing is proud to welcome Duck Foot Brewing Company into their family of brands. Duck Foot will now be available at more retailers, bars and restaurants in Southern California through the distribution arm of Karl Strauss Brewing Company.

Distribution Roundup: Lawson’s Finest Enters New Jersey; RNDC and Young’s Form JV

Distribution Roundup: Lawson’s Finest Enters New Jersey; RNDC and Young’s Form JV

In this Distribution Roundup: Popular Vermont craft brewer Lawson’s Finest Liquids is partnering with Remarkable Liquids for statewide distribution in New Jersey; Republic National Distributing Company forms a joint venture with Young’s Market Company; MillerCoors’ Revolver brand adds distribution in three states; and more.

Liquid Collective Launches Sup! Organic Hard Seltzer in Boston and New York City

Emerging alcohol development firm Liquid Collective announced today plans to launch Sup! Organic Hard Seltzer, beginning its national rollout with product launches in Massachusetts and New York City. Sup!, the first hard seltzer to achieve a USDA organic certification, will reach shelves over the coming weeks in the Boston and NYC markets.

Wiley Roots Announces Weldwerks Invitational Release and Lineup

Wiley Roots Brewing Company is joining WeldWerks Brewing Company next weekend to celebrate the second annual WeldWerks Invitational Festival with a beer release on Friday and two exclusive beers available only during the festival on Saturday.