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Excise tax hike opposed

Excise tax hike opposed

The Brewers Guild and Brewers Association are together lobbying government to offer some excise tax relief for the industry after the latest Statistics New Zealand inflation figures created the scenario for a jump in beer prices later this year. That's because excise...

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Eddyline’s new cubes offer 4 by 440 solution

Eddyline’s new cubes offer 4 by 440 solution

In a world where packaging formats change as rapidly as hop combos in a hazy IPA, Nelson’s Eddyline have come to the market with a potentially game-changing 4x440ml “cube”. As craft beer moves ever faster away from the one-time benchmark 500ml bottles, we’ve seen huge...

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Show stopper hop

Show stopper hop

New Zealand Hops Ltd is celebrating a successful first appearance at the biggest craft beer gathering in North America. NZ Hops took a stand at the annual Craft Brewers Conference, held this year in Denver, with the focus on their still-new Nectaron release for which...

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Festivals get flexible as they adjust to Covid

Festivals get flexible as they adjust to Covid

The current Covid-19 response is forcing beer festivals to be flexible as they pray that the country will return to alert level 1 and events can go ahead. This week the Otago University Students Association (OUSA) pushed back the hugely popular Dunedin Craft Beer and...

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