Craft beer’s contribution to US economy jumps

New research from the Brewers Association has revealed that craft beer contribute $67.8 billion to the U.S. economy last year. The figures are a marked...

Beer School courses return to Leeds and London

Beer School, the brainchild of ZX Ventures, has been designed for beer trade professionals and craft beer enthusiasts. The course prepares attendees for the Cicerone...

Magic Rock “fully-committed” to indy retailers, says MD Richard Burhouse

Magic Rock has secured a nationwide listing with Marks & Spencer for its High Wire, Salty Kiss and Inhaler beers, a move that has...

New fungal chitosan aims to replace isinglass

Chitosan is manufactured by UK-based Plater Bio and is extracted from specially cultured fungi. Plater Bio the only manufacturer of fungal chitosan outside of China...

Saltaire Brewery doubles capacity with £1m-plus spend

West Yorkshire-based Saltaire Brewery has invested more than £1m in new kit following ongoing growing demand for its beers.

The new equipment more than doubles...

Hiver Beers kick off crowdfunding campaign

Hiver, established in 2013, is offering 8% equity in its business after launching a Crowdcube funding campaign. The company, founded by Hannah Rhodes, has a...

By The Horns launches crowdfunder

London’s By The Horns is aiming to raise £350,000 through crowdfunding to enable it to build a bigger brewery, launch its beers in can,...

Craft Academy launches own brewery

The Herne Hill pub has undergone six weeks of refurbishment in order to install the new brewery that will be a training ground for Craft...

Northern Monk hires Colin Stronge, outlines latest plans

Stronge, who joins in October, is widely respected for the beers he has produced at Buxton and, according to Northern Monk “will triple the...

Brewdog to open Australian brewery

BrewDog has set its sights on Australia for the next step of its global expansion plains. The business has announced the appointment of Zarah Prior...