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Reclamation Brewing Documentary

I came across this interesting video the other day featuring the founders of Reclamation Brewing.  I’m sure many readers will relate to the issues they discuss, from branding to fundraising. Building a Brewery: Episode 1 Craft Beer Documentary Building a … Continue reading

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Do NOT take your brands for granted: trademark early

A lot has been made of trademark squabbles between breweries lately (See Sixpoint v. Renegade and Magic Hat v. West Sixth). There is one lesson that all breweries should take to heart: do not take your brands for granted. Do so at your own … Continue reading

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US Small Business Administration Backs Microbreweries

Opening a brewery costs a lot of money (often upwards of $500,000).  Therefore, it’s not surprising that one of the most common questions I get from people looking to start a brewery is whether I am aware of any fundraising … Continue reading

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