Press Releases

January 10, 2016 – Craft Beverage Expo Will Stage Fourth Annual Meeting in Artisan Beverage Mecca Portland
Craft Beverage Expo (CBExpo)—the leading trade exposition and conference for the entire artisan beverage industry—will return for its fourth annual conference in Portland, OR November 7-9, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton.

May 26, 2016 – Craft Beverage Expo Attracts Attendees From Across Beer, Wine, Cider, Mead and Spirits Segments
Craft Beverage Expo (CBExpo) – the leading trade exposition and conference for the entire artisan beverage industry – recently wrapped it’s third annual meeting at the Oakland Convention Center, attracting professionals from across the craft beer, wine, cider, mead and spirits market.

April 19, 2016 – Award Winning Marketer and Former Heineken USA CMO Added to Craft Beverage Expo Presenter Lineup
Craft Beverage Expo (CBExpo) – the leading trade exposition and conference for the entire artisan beverage industry, taking place May 18-20 at the Oakland Convention Center – has announced Christian McMahan, highly regarded beverage marketer known for his award winning work on Smirnoff, Heineken, and the Dos Equis “Most Interesting Man in the World” campaign will deliver a session titled: Authenticity Above All Else: How to Effectively Communicate Your Brand Story during the show on Thursday, May 19 at 9:30 a.m.

April 12, 2016 – Garagiste Wine Festival Premieres Thursday, May 19 in Conjunction with Craft Beverage Expo
Garagiste Events today announced the first ever Garagiste Festival: Northern Exposure held in conjunction with Craft Beverage Expo (CBExpo) on Thursday, May 19 from 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm at the Marriott City Center in Oakland, CA. Tickets go on sale today at www.garagistefestival.com.

April 11, 2016 – Craft Beverage Expo Announces Dynamic Lineup of General Session Presenters
Craft Beverage Expo (CBExpo) – the leading trade exposition and conference for the entire artisan beverage industry – has announced a powerful lineup of general session presenters for its third annual meeting taking place May 18-20 at the Oakland Convention Center in Oakland, CA.

January 12, 2016 – Craft Beverage Expo Partners with Whiskies & Spirits Conference, Strengthens Industry Through Collaboration
Craft Beverage Expo (CBE) and Whiskies & Spirits Conference have forged a partnership for the continued advancement and growth of the craft segment within the larger spirits industry.

May 15, 2015 – The Business at Craft Beverage Expo 2015 was Anything but “Business as Usual” 
After  the  very  public  and  personal  attack  on  the  craft beverage community by Budweiser during the 2015 Super Bowl,  the industry has seen an outpouring of support and a banning together of craft producers; and Craft Beverage Expo (CBE) 2015, the leading conference and expo for craft producers across the entire industry.

April 16, 2015 – Craft Beverage Expo to Host First “Trade Association Day” Teaming All Craft Industry Sectors
As the craft beverage community reaches new heights and popularity, craft producers recognize the greater need for open channels of communication between the various craft segments. And Craft Beverage Expo (CBE) in Santa Clara on May 6-8 is the venue of choice.

February 27, 2015 – Craft Beverage Expo Expands Craft Community Through Partnership with National Restaurant Association
In a movement to build a truly comprehensive craft community, a partnership was announced today between Craft Beverage Expo (CBE), a conference and expo established to aid collaboration between craft beer, wine, cider, mead and spirits producers, and the National Restaurant Association (NRA).

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