When hop contracts go bad

Hop contracts can run years ahead, but in a world of uncertainty, not everything goes according to plan. It’s good to talk, says John Willetts of Simply Hops

People and purpose

Christian Barden, Europe’s Kegstarter & Global Brand Builder, argues that a successful sustainable business needs two things: good people and a clear purpose for everyone to get behind. Here’s why:

Fourpure Brewing Co acquired by Lion

 Australian beer company Lion has acquired 100% of Fourpure Brewing Co

Canadian Issue 1 free to read here

 Read issue 1 of Original Gravity, a new, free independent magazine for Canada. Read it all for FREE here

Dark Star Brewing bought by Fuller’s

Brighton craft brewer Dark Star has been bought by Fuller’s, it was announced this morning

Q&A: Bob Pease, Brewers Association

Bob Pease is the President and CEO of the US Brewers Association. Pete Brown caught up with him about what's next in the US