3 March

HB96: A Craft Brewers License for Alabama

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HB96: A Craft Brewers License for Alabama

On Tuesday, March 3, Representative K.L. Brown of Anniston introduced HB96, a bill which will create jobs and provide significant economic development in Alabama at zero cost to taxpayers. This Brewery Jobs Bill is the long overdue for the state.

25 February

3 reasons why beer distributors should support growlers from the brewery

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3 reasons why beer distributors should support growlers from the brewery

It’s no secret that beer distributors are the primary opposition to expanding direct sales in Alabama to match national norms. It may seem unlikely that Alabama’s beer distributors will ever support growlers from the brewery, but it is not without precedent.

23 February

Why craft beer brewers and consumers should support three-tier

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Why craft beer brewers and consumers should support three-tier

When craft beer supporters see a legal problem that is keeping their local brewers down, they immediately point their finger at the three-tier system. Too often, it is seen as the source of everything keeping craft beer down in America.

18 February

The Future of Beer

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The Future of Beer

The manufacturing tier of the $100 billion beer industry in the United States is opening up. Will Alabama be able to fairly compete with other states? Or will it continue its unusual restrictions on beer manufacturing and ignore thousands of jobs and hundreds of millions of dollars in state GDP.