The Illinois Liquor Control Commission is eying across the board fee increases in 2016 but it will take legislation to make it happen.
Craft beer legislation could be introduced in the coming weeks to make comprehensive changes to the laws governing brewers in Illinois.
A controversial brewpub rule will not be taken up by the Illinois Liquor Control Commission this week.
Despite finding a location for a brewpub, plans for a Schlafly Chicago Tap Room have been put on hold indefinitely.
A proposed brewpub rule change that could be detrimental to some Illinois brewers is heard before the Illinois Liquor Control Commission.
In our Makers series, we sit down with Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois President Bob Myers to talk growlers, the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild and the ever-evolving policy changes in Springfield.
The sale of Illinois distributor City Beverage is one step closer to finality as the Illinois Liquor Control Commission sits down to discuss the deal today.
A discussion about the relationship between brewer and distributor is on tap at today’s Illinois Liquor Control Commission meeting.
Governor Pat Quinn signed the Illinois homebrew bill into law. Michigan’s governor took action on a craft beer-friendly bill too.
Legislation prohibiting a brewer from owning a distributor in Illinois, effectively ending Anheuser-Busch’s reign over City Beverage, is headed to the governor’s desk.