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Beer Lovers Gift Guide

Wondering what to buy your beer-loving staff, friends and loved ones this holiday season?   If there’s one book every beer-industry person should own, it’s Tasting Beer by the mighty Randy Mosher. Packed with beer-nerd-level detail but written in Mosher’s approachable guy-at-the-bar voice, it’s loaded with info and insight on our fave beverage. Hit http://randymosher.com/Tasting-Beer […]

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All Down Hill From Here

Jake Minturn and Doug Hyndman are members of a growing craft beer niche: brewers starting their own companies by taking over existing breweries. In March 2017, the two purchased Parker, Colorado’s Elk Mountain Brewing Company, which had been a town staple for several years. They re-christened the place Downhill Brewing Company and applied for a […]

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It’s Hip to be Square

As craft beer’s first equipment financing company, we want our customers to know about the best gear available. Here’s a piece on the new Squarrel, one of the more innovative creations we’ve seen. We can easily finance these for brewers, distillers and others looking to expand their wood-aged offerings. Even in an industry that thrives […]

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Fast Funding for Slowly Made Beers

To launch their dream German-style brewery, Bill Eye and Ashleigh Carter first had to rescue an 84-year-old brewhouse from a defunct German brewery, then transport and reassemble it in Denver, Colorado. When their Bierstadt Lagerhaus faced a series of unexpected hurdles on the way to opening, Eye says, “Brewery Finance stepped in and came to […]

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Brewery Finance Launches “Better Beer Now” Initiative

    New Program Helps Craft Brewers Quickly Increase Quality, Consistency, IQUs Brewery Finance — the nation’s first craft beer-focused equipment lender — is launching a quality improvement program to help brewers quickly and affordably obtain vital testing and quality control equipment. For just $99/month for the first six months, craft brewers can fund up […]

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Merry Christmas: Buy equipment before the end of the year, and write it off with Section 179 of the tax code

Below is  a fresh piece we put together for Craft Brewing Business that details the benefits of adding Brewery Finance funded equipment to your wish list. All I want for Christmas is this Cask ACS X2 automated canning machine complete with extra staffer. Hoping that Santa will bring you the brewing equipment you need to flourish is […]

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Timely Funds for Modern Times

  In four short years, Modern Times Beer has become one of San Diego, California’s fastest-growing breweries. The brewery has made a quick name for itself with raved-about beers, sharp marketing, and impressive crowdfunding by founder Jacob McKean. But the brewery’s rapid success meant it quickly blew through its initial funding and found itself in […]

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