In this week’s edition of Last Call: Union efforts begin at Anchor Brewing; Weyerbacher seeks investment; Tree House buys a farm in Connecticut; Pabst rebrands Not Your Father’s; and more industry news.
Green Flash Brewing Company chief executive Michael Taylor is “bullish” on the San Diego craft brewery’s prospects for a turnaround in 2019. In a conversation with Brewbound, Taylor — a former Anheuser-Busch executive who was hired as CEO last June — said he’s projecting 20 percent growth for a Green Flash business that ran into significant financial turmoil around this time last year.
The founders of Owl’s Brew are gearing up for 2019 as they plan to relaunch the brand with a new identity, and raise as much as $10 million as part of a Series B round of funding. The company also recently hired former New Belgium CEO Christine Perich.
After selling 65,000 barrels of beer in 2016, Cigar City Brewing is on pace for a major bump in sales as the Florida craft brewery plans to cross the 100,000-barrel threshold by the end of the year. In an interview with Brewbound, Cigar City brand ambassador Neil Callaghan attributed the growth to expanded production of its flagship brand, Jai Alai IPA, at the start of the year.
Sketchbook Brewing Company celebrates its third year with fresh design, an increase in production, and new distribution markets.
Hi Sign Brewing announces an updated company logo and their first can release with Shamus the Fiddler Irish Red Ale and Christie the American Blonde Ale.
Weber Packaging Solutions has announced the addition of custom-ordered craft beer labels to their e-commerce web site.
Don’t call it a rebrand: Rivertown Brewing Company is propelling forward after its recent expansions with a packaging refresh and three new beers.
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company will debut a complete rebrand this month with brand new packaging, new logos and newly packaged beers.