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Feb 22, 2021

USDA Certified Organic Seltzers: One of a Kind?

Anheuser-Busch introduced its Michelob Ultra Organic Seltzer last month, advertising the beverage as the “First-of-its-kind organic option to the hard seltzer category,” “First USDA-certified organic seltzer,” “First National USDA Certified Organic Hard Seltzer,” and “First-ever national USDA certified organic hard seltzer.” » Read More

Sep 28, 2018

Pennsylvania Beers Triumph at Great American Beer Festival

Few medals bear such weighty significance in the world of beer as those awarded during the Great American Beer Festival.  This year, medals were awarded to a greater number of styles than ever before, reaching a whopping 102 categories, many of which have two or more subcategories.   » Read More

Jul 10, 2017

TTB Guidelines for Advertising Alcoholic Beverages on Social Media

Social media has become one of the most powerful marketing tools for businesses, including alcoholic beverage industry members (e.g., brewers, distillers, wholesalers).  In light of the prominence of social media advertising, the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) has expanded the scope of its advertising reviews to ensure that the use of social media complies with applicable regulations. » Read More

Sep 30, 2016

2nd Annual Mid Atlantic Brewers’ Symposium

I am speaking at the Brewers of Pennsylvania 2nd Annual Mid Atlantic Brewers’ Symposium today at ArtsQuest Center at Steel Stacks today.  Click here for what I am covering today.

The Brewers of Pennsylvania is a group of motivated entrepreneurs and well-known manufacturers that embrace the countless traditions and history of Pennsylvania brewing.  » Read More