Are the Numbers Telling Us Anything About Craft Beer-Post Pandemic?

Technology is giving us a lot of information; do we really understand what it says? There is no dearth of opinions concerning the impact COVID-19 virus has had, and will have, on the craft beer sector. Direction(s) from our leaders have not been consistent or precise and that in-and-of-itself is a tragedy for brewers who [...]

January 12th, 2021 Data on Beer Production Is Slightly Encouraging

The TTB’s (Tax and Trade Bureau) August 2020 results for U.S. beer production have been released and they are in line with what was expected, 2020 versus same month 2019 shows a 2% increase. August 2020 barrel production was 15,733,232 versus 15,411,347 same month 2019. For the YTD period, January-August 2020 versus 2019, the aggregate [...]