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Bell’s, New Belgium synergies could unlock cost savings with deal
While Larry Bell maintains that his patrons won’t see any noticeable changes after the planned sale of his Bell’s Brewery Inc. to the parent company of New Belgium Brewing Co., the two like-minded breweries have several synergies they could leverage to unlock cost savings.
MiBiz Growth Report: Oct. 2, 2017
Here is the MiBiz Growth Report for Oct. 2, 2017.
Anheuser Busch affiliate acquires remaining stake in Fennville’s Virtue Cider
Two years after acquiring a 51-percent stake in Virtue Cider, an entity tied to global brewing conglomerate Anheuser Busch LLC has acquired the remainder of the company.
Executive roundtable: Craft beverage makers struggle through internal divisions, market forces, threats
With more than 5,300 craft brewers already on the market, and many more scheduled to open in the near future, the craft brewing industry has started to mature.
An industry at a crossroads: Closely-held craft brewers — noted for fierce independence — weigh options for succession
As New Holland Brewing Co. LLC ramps up a major expansion into the Grand Rapids market that’s expected to open next month, President and co-founder Brett Vanderkamp has plenty to keep his mind occupied.
As consolidation continues, craft brewers worry about access to market
If ever there was a sign that the craft beer business has matured, it’s that the money has finally showed up and taken an interest in the industry.
Michigan’s craft beverage industry could prove attractive for acquisitions
Despite a long career in the beer distribution business, Keith Klopcic lacked expertise in making the beverages he sold to bars and retailers around the state of Michigan. So when the opportunity arose to buy Comstock Park-based Perrin Brewing Co. last year, he tapped a partner with extensive craft brewing resources who had the know-how to help him continue scaling up the business.