Brewers Association

A conversation with economist Bart Watson

Bart Watson, Chief Economist at the Brewers Association, when I met him in The Other Portland: “I’m glad [my numbers] make people a little nervous.” A few weeks ago I happened to be [Read more]

May 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Does craft beer growth matter?

A bubble about to burst? A cup that spilleth over? This picture tells a thousand words. Almost three weeks ago the Brewers Association reported what we had been expecting: in 2016 the rate of craft [Read more]

April 10, 2017 // 3 Comments

Brewers Association releases cool stats

The Boulder CO-based trade association for the craft beer segment today released its “snapshot” of info for the state of craft brewing in the US for 2014.  (Their full report comes out [Read more]

December 9, 2014 // 0 Comments