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Beer Industry Trade Groups Respond to White House Executive Order to Increase Competition

Beer Industry Trade Groups Respond to White House Executive Order to Increase Competition

Leaders from the Brewers Association (BA), Beer Institute (BI), and National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) submitted comments to Amy Greenberg, regulations and rulings division director of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), detailing each group’s purview of the market and specific requests that would benefit or mitigate harm against their respective members.

People Moves: Shipyard Brewing Adds David Phillips as COO; Public Affairs Changes at the Beer Institute, Constellation Brands

People Moves: Shipyard Brewing Adds David Phillips as COO; Public Affairs Changes at the Beer Institute, Constellation Brands

Shipyard Brewing has appointed David Phillips as chief operating officer; Joe Heaton will depart the Beer Institute after serving as senior director of federal affairs for the national trade organization; and Constellation Brands has appointed Liz Lopez as VP of public affairs to lead on issues related to cannabis policy in the U.S.

Danelle Kosmal to Join Beer Institute as Vice President of Research

Danelle Kosmal to Join Beer Institute as Vice President of Research

The Beer Institute (BI) today announced the hire of Danelle Kosmal as vice president of research. Kosmal will join the trade association — which represents the interests of brewers, importers and beer industry suppliers — in late August.

Beer Institute: US Brewers Ship 15 Million Barrels in May 2021

Beer Institute: US Brewers Ship 15 Million Barrels in May 2021

U.S. brewers shipped an estimated 15 million barrels of beer in May 2021, an +8.9% increase (more than 1.2 million barrels) compared to May 2020, according to the Beer Institute (BI), citing unofficial estimates of domestic tax paid shipments from the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB).