Posts in Industry News category

Muskoka Brewery Issues Legal Claim Against Molson Coors Canada Over Muskoka Chair T-Shirt

By CBN • June 27, 2019

BRACEBRIDGE, ON – Muskoka Brewery has announced that it has issued a Federal Court of Canada claim against Molson Coors Canada in which it is “seeking relief for …

John Sleeman Named to Order of Canada

By CBN • June 27, 2019

OTTAWA, ON – John Sleeman, founder of Sleeman Breweries, has been named by Governor General Julie Payette as one of 83 new appointments to the Order …

Canadian Craft Brewing Pioneer John Mitchell Passes Away

By CBN • June 17, 2019

NORTH VANCOUVER, BC – One of the founding fathers of Canada’s craft brewing scene, John Mitchell, has passed away at the age of 89.
Born …

Canadian Agricultural Partnership Investing in 20 Ontario Craft Brewery Projects

By CBN • June 11, 2019

TORONTO, ON – In the midst of the 2019 edition of Ontario Craft Beer Week, the Government of Ontario and Government of Canada have …

BC Hop Fest 2019 Cancelled Due to Permit Issues & Other Industry Challenges

By CBN • June 10, 2019

ABBOTSFORD, BC – BC Hop Company has announced that a popular annual beer festival held on its hop farm in Abbotsford will not be …

Corona Canada Commits to Plastic-Free Packaging by End of 2019

By CBN • June 7, 2019

TORONTO, ON – Corona Canada has announced in recognition of World Oceans Day on Saturday June 8th that it will be moving to plastic-free …

Brunswick Bierworks Launches Lab Services for Brewers

By CBN • June 4, 2019

TORONTO, ON – Partner- and contract-brewing facility Brunswick Bierworks has announced the launch of a new service that will offer an “essential range of brewery-related tests to …

Beer Canada Releases Industry Trends 2018 Update

By CBN • May 13, 2019

OTTAWA, ON – Brewery trade organization Beer Canada has announced the release of Industry Trends 2018, its latest annual update that looks at the domestic and international beer …

Canadian Craft Brewers Association Announces Formation

By CBN • May 3, 2019

TORONTO, ON – A new organization representing more than 700 craft breweries from across Canada was announced today at the Canadian Brewing Awards & …

Beer Writer & Historian Allen Sneath Passes Away

By CBN • April 26, 2019

TORONTO, ON – Allen Sneath, a noteworthy figure in Canada’s beer and brewing industry, has passed away.
An advertising executive, author, and beer historian, Sneath …