Brew Talks GABF 2018: Exploring Innovation in the Brewing Business

Brew Talks GABF 2018 was hosted on Friday, September 21, at Herman's Hideaway in Denver, Colorado.


Patrick Rue, founder and CEO, The Bruery
Jeff Heck, co-founder, Monday Night Brewing
Blaine Landberg, founder, Calicraft Brewing Company

This discussion explores the process of innovation for beer companies. Together, Rue, Landberg and Heck discuss receiving feedback from direct-to-consumer taproom sales, how technology has affected innovation efforts, budgeting for failure, the importance of pilot systems, the role of wholesalers and retailers in the process and much more.