| Page 2 | NBWA: America's Beer Distributors

How to turn a pumpkin into a beer cooler

Whether pumpkin beer is your jam or not, you can still get in the spirit by turning a pumpkin into a beer cooler! Chances are, you're already planning to carve a pumpkin or two this week, so why not give this tutorial a whirl? You'll end up with a practical pumpkin you can use to chill your favorite brews (pumpkin or otherwise) and festive décor all in one.

3 nonalcohol companies exploring hard seltzer

Seltzer has been having its moment for the past couple of years, and it seems like everyone is trying to get in on the trend - even nonalcohol beverage companies. Coca-Cola launching the Topo Chico seltzer made news recently, but did you know Monster Beverage Co. and Sparkling Ice are also are hoping to find space in the seltzer segment? 

New restaurant openings return to pre-pandemic levels, Yelp says

According to the Yelp Economic Average report released Thursday, 6,600 new restaurants and food businesses opened in August and September. Additionally, 210,000 businesses that temporarily closed due to the pandemic reopened in the third quarter. These statistics, among others in the report, provide some hope for the restaurant industry, which has faced incredible challenges in the face of the pandemic.

HDA completes Fisher59 project

HDA recently completed a 205,000 square foot corporate headquarters and beverage distribution center for Fisher59 in Denton, Texas. "This project was a labor of love and HDA's team was tremendous to work with," remarked Fisher59 Shared Services Manager Jody Fisher. Check out the full release for details on the project.