Brewer to open The Bay State in February 2017
(FORT COLLINS) New Belgium Brewing will begin selling beer across Massachusetts on February 13, 2017, making Mass the brewery’s 46th state of distribution.
New Belgium is proud to partner with the following wholesalers across the state:
– Girardi Distributors LLC (AB)
– Atlas Distributing Inc. (M/C)
– L. Knife and Son (AB)
– Craft Brewers Guild. LLC (Indy)
– Seaboard Products Company (AB)
– Williams Distributing Company (AB)
“Massachusetts is a great beer state with a long tradition of embracing good beer,” said New Belgium’s Northeast and Canada Division Sales Director, Rich Rush. “It’s a very competitive landscape and we aim to bring something new to the scene with our dynamic portfolio and strong emphasis on beer culture.”
Initial draft offerings will include Fat Tire, Ranger IPA, Citradelic IPA, seasonal release and sour beer offerings like La Folie. In 12-oz bottles consumers will find Fat Tire, Ranger, Citradelic and seasonal release as well as 22-oz sour beers.
About New Belgium Brewing
New Belgium Brewing, makers of Fat Tire Amber Ale and a host of Belgian-inspired beers, is recognized as one of Outside Magazine’s Best Places to Work and one of the Wall Street Journal’s Best Small Businesses. The 100% employee-owned brewery is a Platinum-level Bicycle Friendly Business as designated by the League of American Bicyclists, and one of World Blu’s most democratic U.S. businesses, and a Certified B Corp. In addition to Fat Tire, New Belgium brews thirteen year-round beers; Citradelic Tangerine IPA, Ranger IPA, Rampant Imperial IPA, Shift Pale Lager, Slow Ride Session IPA, Snapshot Wheat, Sunshine Wheat, 1554 Black Ale, Blue Paddle Pilsner, Abbey Belgian Ale and Trippel and a gluten-reduced line, Glutiny Pale Ale and Glutiny Golden Ale. Learn more at www.newbelgium.com.