Congress Is Interested In Helping Breweries Export

Have you ever thought about whether American beers are on tap or distributed to other countries, and if they are, which ones? With the staggering number of breweries in the United States, and with the popularity of craft beers expanding worldwide, it makes sense that at some point in a brewery’s business plan the idea…

When Beer Giants Collide: Pabst Versus MillerCoors

In case you missed it, Pabst sued MillerCoors in a Milwaukee circuit court in March. Of course you missed it – no one knew about the lawsuit because it was only made public recently. What you also may not have known is that MillerCoors brews Pabst beers, currently making around 45 Pabst products at 7…

Tito’s Vodka Is Not In The Clear Yet In California

In August of this year, Beam Suntory Import Co., the owner of Jim Beam and Maker’s Mark bourbons, won the last of three federal lawsuits against it concerning the allegation that the words “handcrafted” and “handmade” on its labels were misleading. The courts in those cases found that no reasonable consumer could actually believe that…