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Press Releases| Aug 26, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – As Americans prepare to celebrate Labor Day, the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) is recognizing the contributions of the men and women of the beer distribution industry whose work positively impacts the nation’s economy. According to the economic impact report America’s Beer Distributors: Fueling Jobs, Generating Economic Growth & Delivering Value to Local Communities , more than 3,300 independent beer distribution facilities directly employ more than 130,000 hardworking men and women in communities across the country, collectively earning $10.2 billion per...
Press Releases| Aug 25, 2014
Winner to Be Named October 4 at Great American Beer Festival ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) and the Brewers Association (BA) are pleased to announce the nominees for the Eighth 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 4, 2014, at the Great American Beer Festival® hosted by the BA in Denver, Colorado. In addition to the Craft Beer Distributor of the Year Award, a...
Press Releases| Jul 28, 2014
Mid-Year Craft Beer Data Show 18 Percent Increase in Production Volume ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) – which represents the interests of America’s 3,300 licensed, independent beer distributors – applauds America’s craft brewers for their continued growth and entrepreneurial spirit, which adds energy and excitement to the American beer industry. According to mid-year data released this week by the Brewers Association (BA), craft brewers enjoyed continued growth as American craft beer production volume increased 18 percent during the first half of 2014...
Press Releases| Jul 27, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) will offer 20 education seminars at its 77 th Annual Convention to be held September 28 – October 1, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans in New Orleans, Louisiana. “In addition to an outstanding lineup of speakers during the general session and more than 100 exhibitors at the Product Demonstration Showcase , NBWA is excited to offer a diverse selection of education seminars taught by the industry’s leading experts,” said NBWA President & CEO Craig Purser. “From sales tips and business strategies to technology solutions...
Press Releases| Jul 24, 2014
Winner to Receive Free Trip to NBWA’s 77 th Annual Convention ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) is accepting entries until August 1 for the Second Annual 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 workers and receptionists. “The American beer distribution industry is strong because of...
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...

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