THE SIXER July 8, 2019 Craft Beer News roundup

2019 Mid-year beer sales scorecard

SAM ADAMS tries to turn around SAM '76..with an old Miller Lite campaign

ABInBev launches biggest IPO of 2019, also enters wine biz

CELIS Brewing goes bankrupt in Texas

CONSTELLATION finds selling weed ain't easy State

State CRAFT BEER GUILD updates and more....


Publish Date: 7/9/2019

Recent Episodes

The beer of Summer 2019 will be... a hard seltzer. Here's how booming WHITE CLAW is right now.


Active NFL Players will be in beer ads this season for the first time

Roundup of big beer law changes in the US.

SEC allows beer sales at games starting this Fall. Sorta.

Get married by the BUSCH guy

and more stories...


Clips courtesy of: DreamWorks Pictures, HBO, Miller Lite, Sony Pictures Television, Universal Pictures, New Line Cinema, Warner Bros Pictures, Castle Rock Entertainment, Paramount Pictures, NBC/Broadway Video, Universal Television

Publish Date: 6/11/2019


BUD LIGHT/MILLER LITE "Controversy" ad campaign court ruling

CBA/KONA 1Q sales report

AB INBEV global 1Q sales report

SMUTTYNOSE CEO departs after a year

750 breweries stiff SIERRA NEVADA on Resilience charity contributions and more news...


Clips courtesy of:  Paramount Television, Paramount Pictures, Universal Pictures, Walt Disney Pictures, HBO, Sony Pictures Television

Publish Date: 5/29/2019

UNTAPPD throws a beer festival that trends on Twitter. Not in the good way (is there a good way?)

BOSTON BEER stock up 20% in a week - hear why

MOLSON COORS stock down 7% in a day. Also uh, hear why

Trouble at Boston's CRAFT BEER CELLAR bottle shop franchise

KONA settles lawsuit about their beer not being made in Hawaii

7-11 enters online beer delivery game

and more...


Clips courtesy of Paramount Television, Warner Bros Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Universal Television, Sony Pictures Television, Castle Rock Entertainment

Publish Date: 5/8/2019

BALLAST POINT's bad April continues...

MODERN TIMES drops surprise sale of shares to the public

SOCIETE's founders part ways

ABI gets sued. Again.

WEYERBACHER sells majority stake to private investment group

NIGHT SHIFT opens expansion

and more...

Clips courtesy of: Sony Pictures TV/Gracie Films, DreamWorks Pictures, Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Warner Bros Pictures, Orion Pictures, Broadway Video/NBC

Publish Date: 4/24/2019

Chris Maestro, founder of BIERWAX, a craft beer bar bringing DJ, HipHop and Beer cultures together.

We discuss:

-Going from a career in education to working in the beer biz

-Raising money to start a beer bar

-What happens when your beer dreams come true...and they're not what you imagined


-How to reach new & diverse audiences with craft beer

-The New York craft beer business in 2019 from a bar owner's POV

and more...

Publish Date: 4/20/2019

Zack Rettoun, NYC Field Sales rep for Artisanal Brewing Ventures, shares his insights on:

- The keys to finding success in beer sales

- Selling beer at a wholesale vs brewery sides of the business:  Zack shares his experiences first at UNION BEER DISTRIBUTORS, and now at Artisanal Brewing Ventures selling VICTORY, SIXPOINT and SOUTHERN TIER brands.

- The state of the NYC Beer scene, and sales competition in 2019

And more.

Publish Date: 4/12/2019

2018 final Independent Craft beer sales numbers

A week in brewery sales: STONE, NINKASI, MAGIC ROCK, AVERY

HEINEKEN pays historic fine for trade practice violations

The Gownanus, Brooklyn brewery boom continues

Beer Advocate mag RIP

BUDWEISER makes...meat

and more...

Clips courtesy of: Sony Pictures Television, Warner Bros Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Rogue Pictures, Universal Pictures, New Line Cinema, HBO

Publish Date: 4/11/2019

The Show

Selling Craft Beer gives you the craft beer business headlines that you need to know in 6(ish) minutes, plus interviews with people on the front lines of, well, selling craft beer about what is happening in the marketplace.



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