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Galesburg Beer Distributor Named One Of The “Best Places To Work In Illinois”

In Beer News, Press Release by The Guys

PRESS RELEASE May 17, 2013 - G&M Distributors, Inc., Galesburg, announced today that they have been named as one of sixty companies being honored in 2013 as the "Best Places to Work in Illinois." The company ranked 31st among Illinois employers with 15 to 249 employees. G&M was one of only four companies nominated from outside the Chicago metropolitan region. ...
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NBWA & BA Now Accepting Nominations For Craft Beer Distributor Of The Year

In Beer News, Press Release by The Guys

PRESS RELEASE ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) and the Brewers Association (BA) are seeking nominations for the Seventh Annual Craft Beer Distributor of the Year Award. The award recognizes an American beer distributor who goes above and beyond in their efforts to actively market, sell and promote craft beer. The award will be presented jointly October 12, 2013, ...
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Two Brothers To Can More Beers

In Beer News, Press Release by The Guys

PRESS RELEASE Two Brothers Brewing Company is excited to introduce a new member to the year around family of brews. Sidekick Extra Pale Ale will be available in cans starting mid March. Two Brothers Brewing Company's Sidekick Extra Pale Ale is loaded with juicy citrus and passion fruit hops and artfully balanced with light malt character. "Were adding Sidekick to ...
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Batter Up: The Ballpark Brew Fest Is Next Month In Schaumburg

In Beer News, Press Release by The Guys

PRESS RELEASE CHICAGO, Ill. - Empire Productions, LLC has joined with Schaumburg Boomers Baseball to launch Schaumburg’s first annual beer fest, being held at Boomers Stadium on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. for general admission ticketholders. This four-hour, unlimited sample brewery festival features specialty beers from over two-dozen breweries, like Lagunitas, Tenth & Blake, SixPoint, ...
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Ballast Point Coming To Chicago; Wirtz Beverage To Distribute

In Beer News, Press Release by The Guys

PRESS RELEASE Chicago, IL – Today, Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits and Wirtz Beverage announce a new partnership to distribute Ballast Point beers in Illinois and Minnesota.  The agreement brings the beers to the Chicago market for the first time and also makes them available statewide in both Illinois and Minnesota.  This agreement builds upon an existing partnership in Nevada ...
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A Bounty Of Barrel-Aged Awesomeness On Tap Thursday At Jerry’s In Wicker Park

In Beer News, Press Release by The Guys

PRESS RELEASE Jerry's in Wicker Park (1938 W Division St, Chicago) is excited to announce the return of their annual Barrel-Aged Beer event.  This year the rare barrels and doom will occur Thursday, February 21. OAK and IRON II: A Bounty of Barrel-Aged Beer Celebrate an eve of magic, myth, and epic heroism.  DJ Grimsbørg spins an array of fantasy-inspired ...
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Coming To A Chicago Tap Handle Near You; Furthermore

In Beer News, Press Release by Ryan

One of the most creative and innovative breweries in the Midwest, Furthermore Beer, now has draft offerings sprinkled across Chicago. The beers available include: Knot Stock, a pale ale brewed with black pepper, Fatty Boombalatty, an easy drinking - albeit slightly boozy - Belgian-influenced beer and Makeweight, a mashup of three different styles of IPA's. The above three beers will ...