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Press Releases| Jul 23, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) – which represents the interests of America’s 3,300 licensed, independent beer distributors – is celebrating a new Gallup poll showing that Americans who drink alcohol choose beer over wine and liquor as the type of alcohol they consume most often. The poll found that 41 percent of U.S. drinkers report they typically drink beer; 31 percent name wine and 23 percent name liquor. “Today’s marketplace offers an unparalleled number of styles, varieties and flavors of beer to consumers from coast to coast,” said NBWA President and...
Press Releases| Jul 20, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Don’t miss your chance to interact with representatives from across the beer industry at its premier gathering – the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) Annual Convention . Learn more about important issues that beer distributors and the industry are facing today. Also sample new products and demo new technologies at the Product Demonstration Showcase , which is back by popular demand. Twenty thought-provoking education seminars top off the experience. Register now to be a part of this important industry event! Who: National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) What:...
Press Releases| Jul 20, 2014
Political Pundits James Carville and Mary Matalin to Offer Insights on Midterm Elections, Former Navy SEAL Rob O’Neill to Discuss Operational Leadership ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association ’s (NBWA) 77 th Annual Convention will take place September 28 – October 1, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans in New Orleans, Louisiana. The general session will feature a diverse lineup of speakers, including appearances by one of America’s best-loved political couples, James Carville and Mary Matalin, and former Navy SEAL Rob O’Neill. James Carville and Mary Matalin will give...
Press Releases| Jul 7, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA - The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) and the Brewers Association (BA) are seeking nominations for the Eighth Annual Craft Beer Distributor of the Year Award . Nominations will be accepted until Friday, July 11, 2014 . 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 4, 2014, at the Great American Beer Festival® hosted by the BA in Denver, Colorado. America’s beer distributors and craft brewers are invited to nominate any...
Press Releases| May 18, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) President & CEO Craig Purser is pleased to announce that veteran beer industry economist Lester Jones will join NBWA in the position of Chief Economist. Jones has more than 20 years of experience in research, survey methodology and applied economics. He most recently served as Chief Economist at the Beer Institute, where he developed and executed significant research initiatives that helped shape America’s beer industry. He also has become a respected public speaker, offering in-depth technical, analytical and quantitative...
Press Releases| May 8, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – America’s 3,300 licensed, independent beer distributors are celebrating the excitement that craft beer brings to the beer industry during American Craft Beer Week , May 12-18, 2014, a national celebration highlighting the culture and contributions of craft beer and craft breweries across the United States. According to 2013 data released by the Brewers Association (BA), craft brewers experienced an 18 percent growth in volume and represent 7.8 percent of the U.S. beer market volume, which is up from 6.5 percent just a year earlier. According to the BA, small and independent...
Press Releases| May 5, 2014
Winner to Receive Free Trip to NBWA’s 77 th Annual Convention ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) is excited to announce the return of the Share Your Story Contest for beer distribution employees who have never attended the NBWA Annual Convention . The contest is intended to highlight many of the 130,000 men and women who make up the beer distribution industry, from truck drivers, inventory specialists and graphic artists to sales representatives, warehouse personnel and receptionists. “The American beer distribution industry is strong because of the amazing...
Press Releases| Apr 29, 2014
America’s Independent, Licensed Beer Distributors Celebrate Independent, Licensed Taverns ALEXANDRIA, VA – Throughout the month of May, the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) will recognize the 61 st Annual Tavern Month, a celebration of the many licensed bars and taverns that provide hundreds of thousands of jobs to hardworking men and women and enrich America’s social culture. As Main Street businesses, bar and tavern owners partner with America’s 3,300 independent, licensed beer distributors in communities across the country to provide responsible service and sales as part of an...
Press Releases| Apr 27, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. – America’s beer distributors arrived in Washington, D.C., this week for the 2014 National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) Legislative Conference to advocate for effective state-based alcohol regulation and to educate members of Congress about the 130,000 quality, full-time jobs that independent beer distributors provide. Beer distributors are encouraging members of Congress to support state-based alcohol regulation and oppose proposals that would weaken this effective system that ensures safety, variety and value for consumers and communities across the nation. Beer...
Press Releases| Apr 13, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – This “Tax Day,” April 15, the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) is releasing a new report highlighting the current state-based alcohol regulatory structure and the three-tier distribution system’s role in effective tax collection and compliance. The 2014 report, An Analysis of the Structure and Administration of State and Local Taxes on the Distribution and Sale of Beer , was conducted by KPMG LLP’s Washington National Tax Office. Originally published in 2009 and authored by KPMG Tax Managing Director, State and Local Tax Harley Duncan, the new report provides an...

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