Posts in Industry News category

Microbrasserie Le Castor Issues Recall Due To Risk of Exploding Bottles

By CBN • September 24, 2018

RIGAUD, QC – Microbrasserie Le Castor has announced a recall for three of its brands due to excessive carbonation that could lead to exploding bottles.
The brewery has …

Samuel Adams Opens The Disruptors Pop-Up Shop in Toronto

By CBN • September 21, 2018

TORONTO, ON – Samuel Adams has announced the launch of a pop-up shop in downtown Toronto focused on “Canadian start-ups who are ‘disruptors’ in their …

Bowen Island Brewing Recalls Defective Cans of West Coast Lager and Artisan IPA

By CBN • August 28, 2018

VANCOUVER, BC – Global News reports that Northam Beverages, the parent company of Bowen Island Brewing, as issued a recall for select lots of two beers …

Molson Coors Canada and HEXO Forming Joint Venture to Produce Cannabis-Infused Beverages

By CBN • August 1, 2018

TORONTO, ON – Molson Coors Canada and recreational cannabis producer The Hydropothecary Corporation which does business as HEXO have announced plans for a new joint …

Pacific Western Brewing Owner Kazuko Komatsu Passes Away

By CBN • July 31, 2018

PRINCE GEORGE, BC – Kazuko Komatsu, owner and president of Pacific Western Brewing (PWB) for the last 27 years, has passed away at age 70 following a battle …

Northern New Brunswick Beer Trail Officially Launches

By CBN • July 30, 2018

BATHURST, NB – The Atlantic Canada Beer Blog reports that a new initiative to promote the breweries of northern New Brunswick has officially launched.
The Northern …

First Nations Band Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Shuts Down Hops Farm

By CBN • July 18, 2018

KAMLOOPS, BC – Kamloops This Week reports that First Nations band Tk’emlups te Secwepemc has shut down production on a 220-acre hops farm that was …

Beau’s Brewing Loses Court Case over B-Side Brewing Trademark

By CBN • July 10, 2018

OTTAWA, ON – According to a Federal Court decision issued last month, Beau’s All-Natural Brewing has had its trademark for B-Side Brewing revoked due …

Lost Craft Named Official Beer Sponsor of NXNE Festival

By CBN • June 12, 2018

TORONTO, ON – Lost Craft Beer has announced that it has been named official beer sponsor for the 2018 edition of North By North East …

Edmonton’s K-Days Announces Partnerships with Alberta Small Brewers’ Association & Alberta Craft Distillers Association

By CBN • June 6, 2018

EDMONTON, AB – Edmonton’s annual K-Days fair and exhibition has announced that it has partnered with the Alberta Small Brewers’ Association and Alberta Craft Distillers Association, …