Distributors and brewers could use social media to promote tap takeovers and beer dinners under a bill introduced in the IL House. Right now that’s a no-no.
Great Lakes Brewing is moving on from Louis Glunz Beer to work with Windy City Distributing, becoming the sixth major brand to leave Glunz since late 2012.
After a lackluster 2013, Illinois breweries rebounded with a strong showing at the 2014 GABF.
Introducing our newest feature, “Brand Awareness,” which updates you on new brands to Chicago and brand movement among distributors.
Windy City Distribution quietly made a number of acquisitions to close out 2013 including: Three Floyds, Off Color, Perennial and North Coast.
Two new Chicago area breweries, BuckleDown Brewing and Penrose Brewing Company, have inked distribution deals.