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August 20, 2020  

More than century old Cronk beverage on sale again in Calgary

Craft brewer inspired by local news section of a Calgary Herald newspaper from 1883 that began with a one-word paragraph: “Cronk.”

News Food & Beverage General
August 18, 2020  

Brewery hopes to overcome ‘yuck factor’ of beer made with wastewater

The idea of making beer from wastewater started out as a joke around the boardroom table.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 18, 2020  

Ontario brewery employment triples in last decade amid craft beer growth

Growth among craft brewers more than offset declines in employment at larger beer companies.

News Food & Beverage General
June 4, 2020  

Carlsberg announces food access initiative amid COVID-19

Will donate $0.20 for every bottle and can of Danish Pilsner and Lite sold in Canada.

News Manufacturing General
April 27, 2020  

Labatt provides cans of water to City of Toronto

Labatt to deliver 223,000 cans of drinking water to assist City of Toronto in COVID-19 relief efforts

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 15, 2020  

Challenging times for Canada’s beer industry: Beer Canada

Trends update shows number of breweries growing but domestic sales are in decline.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 24, 2020  

Mexico border referendum cancels massive Corona brewery

Government won’t grant operating permits for the plant, which is about two-thirds built.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Operations
October 30, 2019  

Molson Coors Brewing cutting 400 to 500 jobs and restructuring operations

Montreal-based brewer will also close its Denver office and designate Chicago as its North American operational headquarters.

News Food & Beverage General
May 2, 2019  

Molson Coors Q1 results weaker but sees no impact from cannabis legalization

The company remains on track to launch a cannabis-infused drink once edibles are legalized in Canada.

News Food & Beverage General
December 17, 2018  

Only one buck a beer option still available for Ontarians

Cool Brewery, in Doug Ford’s own neighborhood, is the last brewer standing.

News Economy General
November 27, 2018  

Alberta declares booze war with Ontario over access to liquor stores

LCBO says breweries from anywhere in Canada are equally able to access its listing process.

News Food & Beverage General
October 31, 2018  

Molson Coors readies to sell cannabis-infused beverages in Canada next year

Molson and Hexo Corp. launched Truss, a joint venture, earlier this month.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 8, 2018  

Ontario’s craft brewers pan Doug Ford’s buck a beer plan

Can’t afford to lower the price without sacrificing product quality.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 18, 2018  

Alberta appeals court ruling ordering province to pay $2M over beer subsidy

A justice ruled last month the beer subsidy was unconstitutional, violating interprovincial free trade rules.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 28, 2018  

Minnesota inventor found dead in stadium beer cooler

Was at SunTrust Park to install his patented beer-pouring technology when he died.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
June 21, 2018  

National beer standards are getting a federal overhaul

Explosion of beers on the market, many violate the existing standards for ingredients or fermentation methods.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 18, 2018  

From beer to cookies, Canadian companies creating cannabis edibles

But the federal government has said the sale of edible cannabis products will not be legal immediately.

Insight Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 24, 2018  

Comeau ruling defies economic – and common sense

A Supreme Court ruling that there’s no ‘constitutional guarantee of free trade’ will stifle both competition and lower prices for consumers.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 23, 2018  

Supreme Court ruling corks BC vintners’ hopes for free trade of Canadian wines

Comeau decision supports provincial legislation that controls liquor supplies and protecting health and safety.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 18, 2018  

NB retiree’s border beer battle could change Confederation

Watch for a Supreme Court of Canada’s key ruling on buying booze and interprovincial trade.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 3, 2018  

Why Canada’s craft beer explosion isn’t leading to big acquisitions

No longer any medium-sized breweries that produce between 50,000 and 75,000 hectolitres of beer.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 2, 2018  

Stella Artois recalls some bottled beer sold in Canada, US as precaution

Flaw that may cause a small piece of glass to break off and possibly fall into the beer.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
November 8, 2017  

Moosehead wages trademark battle with Vermont pub

Brewer says Hop’n Moose using its trademarks on canned beer, promotional materials and related consumer products.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 9, 2017  

Success for independent Canadian breweries lies in ‘economies of scope’

Brewers producing a variety of beer styles achieve a marketing advantage.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
August 21, 2017  

New Brunswick claims border beer case could ‘redesign’ Canadian federalism

Supreme Court of Canada to hear province’s appeal of the Comeau case.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 5, 2017  

Molson Coors to spend up to $500M to build new Montreal brewery

CEO Fred Landtmeters says building a brewery will be more efficient than updating an existing 231-year old operation.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
May 5, 2017  

Supreme Court to hear appeal of NB vs Comeau border booze case

Could have national impact on interprovincial trade monopolies and other barriers.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 21, 2017  

Spinoffs tap into growing Canadian craft beer market

Innovative companies resolve logistical nightmares faced by fledgling breweries.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 13, 2017  

Calgary canning machine maker rides craft beer wave

Cask expects to install 100 to 120 systems this year in Canada, the US, Australia, England and Norway.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
October 27, 2016  

Welcome to Sawdust City

A craft brewing success story in Ontario’s cottage country.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
October 25, 2016  

Mobile canning: filling a need in the craft beer market

West Coast Canning takes its filling line on the road, serving brewers in Alberta and BC.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
October 13, 2016  

NB seeks leave to appeal ruling on cross border beer imports

Legislation prohibits New Brunswickers from having more than 12 pints of beer not purchased through NB Liquor.