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Feb 26, 2015, 14:30 ET

Beer Institute Releases Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

 Today the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid by beer brewers: The January 2015 domestic tax paid estimate...

Feb 05, 2015, 13:55 ET
Today, the Fair BEER Act was introduced in Congress to reform the federal beer excise tax. The Beer Institute supports the legislation that would remove barriers to growth in the industry and encourage capital and workforce investment.

Fair BEER Act Introduced: Seeks Broad Reform of Federal Beer Tax

 The American beer industry welcomed bipartisan legislation introduced today to comprehensively reform the federal beer tax imposed on brewers...

Jan 22, 2015, 14:05 ET

Beer Institute Releases Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

Today the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid by beer brewers: The December 2014 domestic tax paid estimate is...

Dec 02, 2014, 14:30 ET

Beer Institute Releases Responsibility White Paper

Today the Beer Institute released a white paper, Commitment to Responsibility, which outlines the broad efforts by brewers and beer importers to...

Aug 26, 2014, 10:43 ET
Beer Serves America: For every one job at a brewery or beer importer, there are 45 jobs created in supplier industries and in local communities across the country. (PRNewsFoto/The Beer Institute)

New Analysis Reveals Each Brewery Job Supports 45 Additional Jobs in Other Industries

This Labor Day, a new analysis and infographic from the Beer Institute demonstrates how one job inside a brewery supports another 45 jobs outside....

May 12, 2014, 16:34 ET

James A. McGreevy III Named President/CEO of Beer Institute

 The Beer Institute, representing America's brewers, beer importers and industry suppliers, announced today the appointment of James A....

Apr 01, 2014, 13:51 ET

Brewers, Beer Importers Recognize Alcohol Awareness Month

During the month of April, the Beer Institute will recognize Alcohol Awareness Month and the significant progress being made in reducing drunk...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:49 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $8.7 Billion Annually to Pennsylvania Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:48 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $7.4 Billion Annually to Virginia Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:43 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $3.1 Billion Annually to Maryland Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:42 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $14.0 Billion Annually to New York Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:42 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $21.0 Billion Annually to Texas Economy

A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and retailers,...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:39 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $14.2 Billion Annually to Florida Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:38 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $5.8 Billion Annually to Massachusetts Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:37 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $10.1 Billion Annually to Illinois Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:35 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $34.2 Billion Annually to California Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 25, 2013, 12:31 ET

New Study Shows Beer Industry Contributes $6.1 Billion Annually to Michigan Economy

 A new economic impact study shows America's beer industry, made up of brewers, beer importers, beer distributors, brewer suppliers and...

Mar 21, 2013, 10:00 ET

Beer Serves America ... Literally

Study highlights American beer industry's economic impact: $246.6 billion, two million American jobs A new economic impact study released...

Sep 14, 2011, 12:36 ET

Statement of Beer Institute President Joe McClain on the HHS Survey Showing Record-Low Level of Teen Drinking

Today, Beer Institute President Joe McClain issued the following statement on the release of the Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS)...

Sep 06, 2011, 14:28 ET

Beer Institute Supports the "We Don't Serve Teens" Program for the Fifth Consecutive Year

The Beer Institute (BI) and its members today announced their support for the federal government's "We Don't Serve Teens" program for the fifth...