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Press Releases| May 16, 2016
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – America’s more than 3,000 licensed, independent beer distributors are celebrating the excitement that new, entrepreneurial brewers bring to the beer industry and consumers across the country during American Craft Beer Week , May 16-22, 2016. During the week, the culture and contributions of local breweries across the United States will be highlighted. According to data released this March by the Brewers Association (BA), craft brewers – as defined by BA – enjoyed continued growth during 2015 as American craft beer production volume increased 13 percent. The data indicated...
Blog| May 13, 2016
With nominations open for the Second Annual NBWA Brewer Partner of the Year Award , the National Beer Wholesalers Association recently checked in with No-Li Brewhouse , the recipient of the inaugural NBWA 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 their beers to market. No-Li Brewhouse has been in operation since 2012 in Spokane, Washington, with 20-year craft brewery veteran...
Blog| May 3, 2016
By: Dave Mac Isaac, Freeaire Businesses running commercial refrigeration spend more than 50 percent of their total electricity bill on refrigeration. What owners don’t realize is that they can spend less and achieve the same results. At Freeaire, we see hundreds of business owners who are completely unaware of how much energy their refrigeration systems consume. The reality is that, although the products remain cold, the refrigeration units are exerting way more energy than needed, which forces business owners to waste money without even realizing it. Through our extensive research and work...
Blog| May 2, 2016
By: Rebecca Spicer, NBWA Senior Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs Beer distributors take pride in building solid relationships with industry partners, including brewers and retailers. Beer distributors also establish meaningful relationships with elected leaders, including members of Congress. After all, that’s why hundreds of distributors travel to the nation’s capital every spring. And now, beer distributors are developing relationships with members of the media as well. The good news is that reporters love beer! They love to taste new brands, and they love learning about...
Press Releases| 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 63 rd 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 heavily invested in securing and maintaining valuable licenses for the privilege to serve consumers beer at retail. As fellow Main Street businesses, bar and tavern owners partner with America’s more than 3,000...
Photos| April 25, 2016
Independent beer distributors representing all 50 states traveled to Washington, D.C., April 10-13, 2016, for the 2016 National Beer Wholesalers Association Legislative Conference to educate members of Congress about how competition in the U.S. beer market thrives because of open and independent distribution.
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Blog| April 21, 2016
NBWA is excited to host members of the NBWA Next Generation Group at the Fourth Annual Next Generation Success in Leadership Conference , August 8-9 in Nashville, Tennessee. The NBWA Next Generation Group brings together future leaders in the beer distribution industry and helps members learn more about the beer business, get more involved with the association and network with other distributors from all areas of the country representing all brands. NBWA Next Generation Group Chairman Bud Dunn said, “As leaders we are always pushing our teams to learn and become stronger, but, in order to do...
Blog| April 20, 2016
NBWA has added three new videos to its safety training video library – a membership resource created exclusively for beer distributors. The safety training videos feature real-life scenarios for employees in NBWA member warehouses. The videos are housed on the NBWA website and are available to distributor members on-demand 24/7, along with a downloadable quiz. Employers can use the quizzes to verify that an employee watched the video and to document the training for human resources. “NBWA is working hard to provide useful and meaningful safety training videos for our companies. Many larger...
Press Releases| 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 there are more than 4,000 breweries operating in the U.S. today because of the independent beer distribution system, which gets brewers of all sizes to markets across the country. “Distributors take pride in building...
Beer Route| April 7, 2016
Read the 2016 Legislative Conference issue , which provides a look at the activities of the National Beer Wholesaler Association. Learn about what's been happening in Congress; read tactics for developing relationships with members of the media; and get an economic update on the beer industry. Read a preview of NBWA's Fourth Annual Next Generation Success in Leadership Conference ; learn about new safety training videos that NBWA offers to members; and find out what new features have been added to the upgraded NBWA Advocacy App! Download

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