August 3, 2011

A recent Gallup poll found that more U.S. drinkers ages 18 to 24 years favor wine and beer as their alcoholic beverages of choice.

July 5, 2011

Momentum in the beer category is coming from craft beers. “Craft beers are growing at a 10% clip,” said Eric Shepard, executive editor of Beer Marketer’s Insights. “Seasonals and variety packs are the big news, and Indiana Pale Ales are very hot right now.” 


April 28, 2011

The joint venture of SABMiller and Molson Coors has appointed a new CEO.

April 27, 2011

Samuel Adams is bringing its Summer Ale to the most snow-ridden cities in America, according to AccuWeather.

April 26, 2011

Newcastle Brown Ale is unveiling a series of limited-edition brews that will be available throughout the year.

April 25, 2011

A new limited-edition beer is helping consumers get ready for summer.

March 28, 2011

Whole Foods is becoming the latest retailer to offer in-store bars, according to published reports.

March 22, 2011

Beers that were highlighted in Samuel Adams' annual homebrew contest last year now are available in a six-pack.

March 8, 2011

Two years after launching a nonalcoholic beer in its native Japan, Kirin Brewery said it was taking the hit beverage for a test run in the United States.

February 28, 2011

Samuel Adams is sprucing up its Imperial lineup of beers with a new scotch-style ale.

February 18, 2011

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court in December ruled in favor of Wegmans and supermarkets across the state over whether or not the grocers could sell beer on their premises — the ruling expands what many consider to be the most restrictive alcohol distribution laws in the country. 


In Pennsylvania, beer can be purchased only from a restaurant/bar or beer distributor. Beer distributors can sell only by the case or keg, while restaurants and bars cannot sell more than 16 12-oz. beers per purchase. 


February 18, 2011

CHICAGO — The real question behind the introductions of a store-brand beer from both Walgreens and Supervalu is whether or not the new brews will be hits by year’s end. In other words, can Big Flats 1901 and Buck Range Light be to beer what Trader Joe’s Two-Buck-Chuck was to wine?


February 4, 2011

"The Colbert Report" on Wednesday hosted a segment “Tip of the Hat; Wag of the Finger” that featured — and poked a little fun at — Walgreens’ private-label beer Big Flats 1901.

January 31, 2011

A Novato, Calif.-based leading corporate brand beer supplier has launched a private-label beer for Walgreens, according to published reports.

January 24, 2011

It seems that MillerCoors' Miller High Life brand is taking the high road when it comes to pricey endorsement and sponsorship deals.

January 19, 2011

Samuel Adams is expanding its beer lineup with new Revolutionary Rye.

January 17, 2011

When life hands MillerCoors lemons, they make flavored beer.

December 29, 2010

More than half of beer drinkers want to try more craft brews, according to research from Mintel.

December 2, 2010

The inhabitants of Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighborhood tend to like their independent, mom-and-pop stores. So it's no surprise that the recent opening of a Duane Reade store on Bedford Avenue caused some controversy among residents. But then again, Duane Reade is no ordinary drug store chain, and it showed its independent spirit with something far from controversial: beer.

October 28, 2010

Three of Lion Brewery's beers now will be available in cans....

September 21, 2010

Anheuser-Busch reportedly is revitalizing its Budweiser brand by offering free beer with a "Budweiser National...

September 15, 2010

Five beers from Genesee brand will arrive this October at convenience stores and retailers throughout...

August 18, 2010

Dollar General on Wednesday confirmed the company is test-marketing the sale of beer -- and...

August 12, 2010

MillerCoors has developed a company that focuses on craft and import beers....