Press Release: America’s Beer Distributors Celebrate May as Tavern Month

April 29, 2016

America’s Independent, Licensed Beer Distributors Celebrate Independent, Licensed Taverns ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Throughout May, the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) will recognize the 63rd Annual Tavern Month, a celebration of the many licensed bars and taverns that help fuel excitement in the beer industry and enrich America’s social culture. Bar and tavern owners have invested […]

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Press Release: Sam Adams celebrates 20 years of Homebrewing with the 2016 Longshot American Homebrew Contest

April 28, 2016

BOSTON, April 28, 2016— The brewers at Samuel Adams proudly announce a call for entries for the 2016 LongShot American Homebrew contest, and the release of the LongShot Variety six-pack featuring the winning homebrews from last year. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the national contest, which Sam Adams founder and brewer Jim Koch […]

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Press Release: Ensuring the Independence of America’s Beer Distribution System Focus of 2016 NBWA Legislative Conference

April 11, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Independent beer distributors representing all 50 states arrived in Washington, D.C., this week for the 2016 National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) Legislative Conference to educate members of Congress about how competition in the U.S. beer market thrives because of open and independent distribution. NBWA Chairman of the Board Travis Markstein noted that […]

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Press Release: America’s Beer Distributors Recognize National Alcohol Awareness Month

March 31, 2016

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Throughout the month of April, the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) will be recognizing Alcohol Awareness Month, as highlighted by the U.S. Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), to raise awareness about alcohol abuse. “Alcohol is a unique product that is not for everyone,” said NBWA […]

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Press Releases: Nominations Open for NBWA Brewer Partner of the Year Award

March 15, 2016

ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) is seeking nominations for the Second Annual Brewer Partner of the Year Award. The award recognizes the brewer who does the best job producing great beer; building strong partnerships; providing valuable education; and offering support to their distributor customers in order to grow their brands and get […]

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Press Release: Brewers Association Updates CraftBeer.com Professional Beer & Food Course

March 8, 2016

-Printed Manual Now Available for Teachers and Test Takers- Boulder, CO • March 8, 2016 –The Brewers Association—the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American brewers—has updated its CraftBeer.com Professional Beer & Food Course and is now offering a printed version of the manual in order to make it more accessible to educators […]

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Press Release: NBWA Website Receives National Award in Association TRENDS All Media Contest

March 4, 2016

ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) website has received national recognition with a bronze award in the Association TRENDS All Media Contest. NBWA was honored today at the 37th Annual Salute to Association Excellence at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C. NBWA, the trade association representing America’s 3,300 licensed, independent beer distributors, […]

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Press Release: Bill Hackett to Speak at NBWA Legislative Conference

February 25, 2016

ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) 2016 Legislative Conference will take place April 10 – 13, 2016, at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Bill Hackett, chairman of Constellation Brands Beer Division, will take part in a conversation about the state of the beer industry on Monday, April […]

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Press Release: Angry Orchard Introduces Orchard’s Edge Series with Two New Hard Cider Styles

February 25, 2016

Ciders feature unexpected fruits, spices and aging processes, pushing the boundaries of what American hard cider can be WALDEN, NEW YORK February 25, 2016 – The cider makers at Angry Orchard today announced national availability of their latest project, the Orchard’s Edge series. The first two hard ciders in the series – Knotty Pear and The […]

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Press Release: CraftBeer.com’s Great American Beer Bars

February 23, 2016

- Readers Name Best Beer Bar in Every State –  Boulder, CO • February 23, 2016—With more than 4,100 small and independent craft brewers operating in the country, there are more options than ever to enjoy great beer. To help beer lovers navigate their way to the best places they can take advantage of this […]

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