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Is Craft Beer In Decline? Jim Koch Thinks So.

Craft Beer Dead? Ed M Morris Jim Koch

Is Craft Beer In Decline? Jim Koch Thinks So.

By Editor In Chief/Lord Of Words Ed M Morris I am going to fit as much Shiner in here and launch In an April 7th Op-Ed, Jim Koch (co-founder and chairman of the Boston Beer Company, the producers of Samuel Adams beer) titled "Is It Last Call For Craft Beer?" voices his concerns for the decline of Craft Beer. Mr. Koch lists the following issues that is effecting Craft Beer: 1.  After several years of growth at 15%, craft beer growth is in the single digits. 2. Big Beer mergers and purchases of some of the larger craft beer brewers. Now...

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