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BEER INSTITUTE AND NBWA ANNOUNCE U.S. BEER INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTES $350 BILLION TO ECONOMY AND CREATES 2.23 MILLION JOBS
WASHINGTON, D.C. – From brewers and beer importers to beer distributors and retailers, the Beer Institute and the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) today released Beer Serves America, an economic study that highlights how the U.S. beer industry generates more than 2.23 million jobs, providing $103.3 billion in wages and benefits to American workers and families.Link to Page
“We commend MillerCoors for their decision to further invest in America’s beer industry, which continues a proud tradition of making quality beer while supporting jobs and pouring money back into our nation’s economy,” said Jim McGreevy, President and CEO of the Beer Institute.Link to Page
BEER INSTITUTE PRAISES ANHEUSER-BUSCH’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF $2 BILLION INVESTMENT IN U.S. BREWERIES THROUGH 2020
“We applaud Anheuser-Bush for their $2 billion investment into their American brewing operations as a part of their continued commitment to America’s beer industry,” said Jim McGreevy, President and CEO of the Beer Institute.Link to Page
The Beer Institute—a national trade association representing brewers, beer importers, and industry suppliers—released the following statement lauding the introduction of the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act (S.236/H.R. 747) in both the U.S. Senate by Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Roy Blunt (R-MO) and the U.S. House of Representatives by Representatives Erik Paulsen (R-MN) and Ron Kind (D-WI).Link to Page
You'll want to start saying "beer me" more often after learning about Mildred Bowers' secret to living a long life. The Mount Pleasant, South Carolina woman is turning 103 years old in a couple of weeks and told WCSC Live 5 News that she has one simple trick: "Have a beer, doctor's orders."Link to Site